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Backing up additional databases with BackWPup

BackWPup allows you not only to back up the database for your WordPress installation, but also to back up databases that are not part of your WordPress installation.

  1. To back up a different database, you first need to create a new backup job.Zusätzliche Datenbank mit BackWPup sichern - neuen Auftrag erstellen
  2. Next you need to access the tab Database backup and remove the check next to Database connection – Use WordPress database connection.Zusätzliche Datenbank mit BackWPup sichern - Haken raus bei Nutze WordPress-Datenbankverbindung
  3. Once you have removed the check, input fields will appear where you can select a new database. To do this you have to enter the host, the database user and the database password. Your hosting provider will give you the information you need.Zusätzliche Datenbank mit BackWPup sichern - Host, Benutzer und Datenbank-Passwort angeben
  4. Change any other settings you need on this site and click on Save changes.