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Backups Retention Periods

To make any of the changes outlined here, you must log in to the Client Area . Frequency Backups are taken nightly by default and have a retention period of sixty (60) days. Backup retention periods are only changed from the Cloud Portal by opening a technical support...

Create and manage a Volume

To make any of the changes outlined here, you must log in to the Client Area . A volume is a detachable block storage device, similar to a USB hard drive that you can attach to only one server. Volumes are units of storage that attach to a server to increase its space. When...

Attaching a Volume

You can find the volume's management controls in the Actions dropdown menu next to each volume. Attach Volume The Attach Volume button allows the volume to be attached to another server. Click the Attach Volume button, and a prompt will display requesting the server to...

Setting Up an S3 Browser

First, you'll need to access your Object API Info. Just follow the steps below. Log in to the Client Area . Click the Storage drop-down and Click the Object Storage Link. It will take you to the Object Storage page, where you can begin creating Backups. Press the Object API...

Managing Object Storage

This is where your backups are stored if you have any of our backup services purchased. You will see the backed-up data under their Object Storage panel, the size and the naming of the object block for the backups that are there, along with an object count. How To Access...

Ordering Web Hosting Cloud Backups

Backups Ordering the Backup Service Managing your Backups Service VPS Backups VPS Cloud Backups Breakdown VPS Cloud Backups are an add-on for your server that can create a copy of the essential files on your server, excluding some directories. Such as the /tmp...

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