How to configure an FTP Backup in Plesk?

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A simple guide to help you set an FTP Backup in Plesk.

1. Log in to your Plesk account.

2. Go to Websites & Domains > Backup Manager.

3. Click on Remote Storage Settings.

4. Click on the FTP(S).

5. Fill in the following details:

– Make sure that Use FTP(S) storage is marked as enabled.

– FTP server hostname or IP: Enter your FTP domain name or IP Address.

– Directory for backup files storage: Enter the path where your backup file will be stored. You can enter directory name such as /backup.

– FTP Username: Enter your FTP username.

– FTP Password: Enter your FTP Password.

– Use passive mode: We recommended to enable it or leave it as it is.

– Use FTPS: You can tick this if your FTP server supports a TLS/Encryption.

6. Click Apply.

If it displays a success message, it means you have successfully configured an FTP(S) backup in your Plesk, and now you can take a backup to your Remote backup server.

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