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Manage Shared Backups Retention Period

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Make sure your data is safe. Our Shared Backup services include plans for crashes and other holdups. We are here to make sure your hard work is not lost. You are provided direct access to your backed up data and can manage the amount of time these are stored. This guide will show you how to manage your Shared Backups Retention period.

Shared Backups Retention Period

Step One: Login to your Client Area at

Step Two: Click on the Manage button next to your Shared Hosting or Business Hosting service

Manage Hosting Add On

Step Three: Go to the Add Ons for your Shared or Business Hosting package on the left side of the page

Shared Business Hosting Addons

Step Four: Scroll down the page and select the number of days from the drop down menu

shared backups retention period

The number of days you can select is between three and three hundred and sixty-four days.

Step Five: Click the Update Retention Period button

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