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WordPress Smart Backup

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Smart Backup is a complete WordPress solution for database backup and restore operations. You can create backups of your complete WordPress installation, files only, or database only. Backups can be restored with one click.

Options for the scheduler include timeouts (for tight PHP servers), backup types (files,.sql, complete) and notification emails for backup success or failure.

The backup manager allows for easy restoring by type, date or ZIP archive.

New in version 1.9.3

  • FIX: Removed obsolete mysql_ query

New in version 1.9.2

  • FIX: Removed obsolete cPanel backup manager
  • FIX: Removed unused /backups/ directory
  • IMPROVEMENT: Merged File Manager and Database Manager for easier access
  • IMPROVEMENT: Added better contextual help and option labels

New in version 1.9.1

  • UPDATE: Updated file backup options
  • UPDATE: Added higher compression for file backups
  • UPDATE: Confirmed compatibility with WordPress 4.0

New in version 1.9

  • FIX: Fixed wrong path in translation files
  • FIX: Updated en_US PO catalog
  • UPDATE: Updated WordPress compatibility
  • UPDATE: Changed menu icon to dashicon
  • UPDATE: Cleaned up main menu
  • UPDATE: Removed unused constants
  • UPDATE: Fresh documentation
  • IMPROVEMENT: Removed nonfunctional admin bar menu link
  • IMPROVEMENT: Removed bz2 compression
  • IMPROVEMENT: Backup engine performance improvements
  • IMPROVEMENT: Removed all deprecated mysql_ functions

New in version 1.8.1

  • Updated 3.7 compatibility
  • Updated thumbnail as part of plugin refresh

New in version 1.8

  • Fixed a wrong path for the admin bar button
  • Fixed S3 warnings if no keys are introduced
  • Fixed several MP6 styles
  • Removed changelog.txt from /documentation/

Complete list of features:

  • No bloated features and unnecessary code.
  • No unnecessary server/MySQL load when backing up.
  • Works on Windows servers (though not recommended).
  • Overrides PHP script timeout, helpful for large WordPress installations.
  • Email notifications and backup attachment.
  • Cleans up all options upon deactivation. No garbage left.
  • Multilanguage.

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4 February 11

Last Update:
18 February 15

Compatible Browsers:
IE9, IE10, IE11, Firefox, Safari, Opera, Chrome

Files Included:

Software Version:
WordPress 4.1, WordPress 4.0, WordPress 3.9


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