Configuring XCloner for use in Watchful
XCloner has been a 'top 10' backup plugin for many years. One of the reasons for this popularity is the large feature set included with XCloner, including a number of offsite and cloud-storage options.
To use XCloner as a backup tool in Watchful:
- In your WordPress website backend, select Plugins > Add new from the sidebar.
- In the search bar enter
- Install and activate the
XClonerwhich should be the first in the list.
- From the sidebar in the WordPress backend select
Site Backups > Generate Backups. Follow the on-screen prompts to create a backup.
- Once a successful backup is produced from the WordPress backend, you are ready to perform remote backups with Watchful.
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