“I have some websites that I need to back up daily, right now I have to go to my FTP every day to grab the backup then upload it to Google Drive. But is there any more convenient way to do it?”
This is a common problem for users. And many users uploading direct to Dropbox server via FTP, which is wasting time. FTP to Dropbox backup technique is one of the most popular implementations of cloud technologies to mirror, backup or remote-administering website content or other FTP information. Automating this process is a way to save many time and efforts. And here, in this article, you’ll find the best way to backup FTP to Dropbox, or other cloud drives fast and easily.
To Backup FTP to cloud drives such as Dropbox, Google Drive, OneDrive, etc, you can use the freeware eBackupper to make things easier.
eBackupper is a software as a service-based online data backup program, which can completely saves you from online data loss. This software enables you to backup websites (FTP/SFTP) as well as databases (MySQL) to your own cloud drives.
To backup to Dropbox, you need to prepare for it:
Get into the official site of eBackupper, click Sign Up for Free to get your own eBackupper account. You can sign up with an Email account, which is very easy. After sign up, you should get into your email to active your account. Then, back to eBackupper to sign in.
After activity, you can sign in with your eBackupper account to use this website and database backup software. And you can backup FTP to Dropbox with the following steps.
Step 1. When you sign in to the eBackupper, it will show you the main interface. To backup FTP, here you need to click Website Backup -> Add the Web Files you want to backup.
Step 2. Next, Connect the FTP to eBackupper. You can choose Encryption type here.
Step 3. When you get back into Host page, you can click Add the Web Files you want to backup again to add files/folders you want to backup from FTP to Dropbox.
Step 4. Then, you need to add Dropbox (or other cloud drives) as the destination. Click Select Cloud Drive - Add Cloud Drive. Then, select Dropbox in the drop-down menu of the pop-up window.
Step 5. After choosing the destination place, you can click Start Backup Now button to execute the task.
One simple click to backup websites as well as databases online data and save them to your private cloud drives. eBackupper currently supports Google Drive, Dropbox and OneDrive and more
One-click restore target website or database from backups saved on cloud. One-click rescue failed website/database from data loss and reduce financial loss as much as possible for you.
Specially restore websites or databases to other locations instead of original one; migrate websites/databases to a new platform to achieve better performance.