To use this feature, you must enable account backups and the Retain Backups in the Default Backup Directory setting in WHM's Backup Configuration interface (WHM >> Home >> Backup >> Backup Configuration).
WHM's Backup Configuration interface (Home >> Backup >> Backup Configuration) allows you and your users to store backup files in locations that you configured with the Additional Destinations option. This includes the following destinations:
To restore backups from these locations, users must transfer the backup file to their servers before they can restore the backups.
You must manually transfer the backup files from the remote location to your server. However, after you transfer the backup files to the server, WHM's Backup Restoration feature (WHM >> Home >> Backup >> Backup Restoration) handles the actual restoration.
To transfer a backup file from a remote location to your server, perform the following steps:
Place the backup files in the appropriate backup directory on your server.
The backup directories on your server will resemble the
For example, on a server that stores backups in the
WHM's Backup Restoration interface (WHM >> Home >> Backup >> Backup Restoration) will now display the backup files under the appropriate account and date.