This procedures requires the following:
- WordPress with admin access rights.
- UpdraftPlus plugin installed and activated.
Login to the WordPress Dashboard.
Navigate to Settings > UpdraftPlus Backups and click Backup Now.
Review your backup setup. Click the … sign to modify, as needed. When done, click Backup Now.
Note: The Uploads folder usually contain the largest amount of data. If the reason for creating the backup is updating the WordPress or Plugins, there is no need to include uploads.
Wait for the backup to finish, then check that the backup data is available.
Check that the backup files are present in the selected location.
2020/03/09 – First version released.