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System Backup Missed

Magento Automatic backup I've been having trouble with for a while. Installed Scheduler timeline view and seen the error message "Missed" with; exception 'Mage_Core_Exception' with message 'Too late ...
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How can I prevent Magento from changing permissions of my files after a Backup?

I have a big problem. Everytime I backup my magento store I have to re-set up the permissions for my folders and files. This consumes much time in which my store isn't reachable. Anyone got a solution ...
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Magento backup taking too long

So, I decided to make a database backup from the magento admin panel. But it´s taking too long and there´s no way to know if the backup is actually working or if it got stucked. Is there a way to stop ...
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How do you backup magento Database through command line

I'm a beginner to these mysql. i used the command "mysqldump -u root -p magento > magentobackup.sql" but returned a "Got error: 1036: Table 'catalogsearch_fulltext' is read only when using ...
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Magento 1..9.x Backup Unzip Failure

I am running Magento 1.9.2.1 on a Windows 2008 Server with MySQL. For some odd reason when I go into the Magento Admin area to perform a database backup that seems to work fine until I download and ...
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Locked out after backup [duplicate]

Befor I forget, I use Magento 1.9.2.1. I backuped my live Magento shop. Then I copied the backup to my test shop an loaded the backup. Now I cant reach the frontend or the backend. I'm always beeing ...
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How to backup old magento onto new Magento on a different subdomain

I'm trying to design a new theme on my Magento so I created a test.***.com.au sub-domain to try it out on. I want the old data/pics onto the new one to see how it all looks, but after trying to ...
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Copy sales_flat_quote_item table with foreign keys

I need to alter sales_flat_quote_item having large amount of data and do not want to hammer add to cart functionality. Then i have decided to alter table by copying data and structure of table. ...
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System backup not working

I attempt to make a full system backup through the admin but it just says please wait for a couple minutes and then doesn't appear to have made a backup. How do I fix this?
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magento site temporally unavailable

I put my magento site on maiatenance mode whislt I did a back up. after the back i deleted all the file in the server because i wanted to start afresh because of a database issue. but to my surprise ...
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Mirroring the Offical Magento Commerce Subversion

Call me paranoid but I like having a mirror of codebases we actively develop with at work. I see that Magento Commerce allows you to checkout (via svn) a particular branch via http://svn....
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How to recover magento, when database is alive but ALL the files are removed?

So I have a Magento website where ALL the files are removed by accident and there is no back up for it. But, the database is still alive and working. Is there anyway for me to recover at least ...
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Fatal error: Class 'Varien_Data_Collection_Filesystem' when taking backup

We kept the scheduled backup in night. but when we checked this , we are getting an error under System > Tools > Backup Fatal error: Class 'Varien_Data_Collection_Filesystem' not found in /...
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best procedure to take site back up [closed]

we have some 10000 products and in database and big size media folder now, we are taking scheduled backup daily. but when we are taking scheduled backup, at that time site will not load. we want ...
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Error in my admin: System > tools > support > system backups

Unable to create backup due to missing required bash tools: lsof What does this mean and how do i fix it? I've just migrated from AWS where I was using Apache to RackSpace and now I'm using NginX. ...
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Fix admin backup with observer and max_execution_time?

max_execution_time blocks the backup function in admin from working. So I thought I can use an observer and ini_set to increase the max_execution_time for this purpose only. Questions is which ...
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Where are my Magento Backups?

I am performing regular backups of my store, however, when I navigate to /var/backups/, I don't see the backup files. I only see the old backups from a month ago (and earlier) in the backups ...
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Some Magento tables are not InnoDB, is it safe to convert all tables to InnoDB?

I am using AWS RDS Read Replica. It constantly has issues with Magento's Memory engine tables. For backup and read replicas RDS loves InnoDB. Can I safely change all tables to InnoDB? In addition I ...
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live site don't load when taking backup [closed]

we are taking scheduled backup everyday, we have some 3000 products and it add more.... its a live site and usually we will keep scheduled backup night time. it take about 2 hours for taking ...
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Importing Products to New Magento Installation - Help

I have a second Magento store which for some reason will not upgrade to the latest version of Magento. It's currently version 1.8.1 but I want to upgrade to 1.9.2. We have tried numerous times but ...
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Magento's admin scheduled backups makes multiple backups on the server

I have setup of Database daily backup every night at 12:30am, through Admin's System>Configuration>Advanced>System>Scheduled Backup Settings. Magento backs up the data base. But it creates 4 of the ...
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Malicious Files - Backed Up To Local Machine Dangerous?

This may seem like a silly question, but our virtual dedicated server has been spammed (outgoing mail spam) and it appears that our server may have been compromised because the latest Magento updates ...
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site not opening after closing system backcup in admin panel

i started to take backup of site using admin panel > system > backup after Internet got disconnected. Now i am unable to open the frontend and backend of site. Error: There has been an error ...
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Change magento backup folder from /var/backup to different/external folder

Is it possible to change the default Magento backup folder (var/backup/) to a different/external folder? We want to keep the Magento folder as small as possible and save those backups in a different ...
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How can i take magento multi store database dump backup without phpmyadmin access?

I create php script for magento database backup that work well for Single store site but showing error for multi-store //Magento Database Backup php script error_reporting(E_ALL ^ E_NOTICE); ...
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migrate products, categories, customers from 1.7.0.2 to 1.9.0.1

How we can take backup from Magento 1.7.0.2 and restore in 1.9.0.1? We need to take backup for Customers Products Categories I only found some expensive extensions. I know that we can do it easily ...
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Creating a database backup of a live shop?

I like to create a backup of the whole database before doing any major changes on a live environment. For smaller projects that is no problem as it usually only takes a few seconds. On larger ...
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Best way to BACKUP?

I installed the newest Magento version (1.9.1) on a linux server. I have the cPanel available to me in my cloud hosting package. I remember some time back when I had a VPS hosting plan that ...
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Magento Clone for Offsite Work

I'm working on making changes to an existing Magento site, but I don't want these changes to be 'live' since it could affect user interaction while changes are being made. I'd like to make all these ...
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Magento migration Fail (live to localhost)

I tried to migrate/transfer my live site to localhost. I am using WAMP and I imported the database via phpmyadmin, Problem comes up after i process the configuration process(after filling database ...
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Limit Number of Scheduled Backup

I have set up a Scheduled Backup (Database and Media) which works fine. However, it's done every day and I now have 72 of them! I only need to keep the last 7 days worth. Is there any way of deleting ...
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stuck in maintenance mode - unable to log into admin panel

While preforming a backup, I got hung up and had to refresh page (after an hour) "Put the site in maintenance mode" was checked. Now my admin log in is redirecting to the site itself. I deleted ...
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Magento Backup Tool killed the database

If I click on System > Tools > Backups create a database backup and restore it the shop breaks. Looks like the backup is canceled in the middle. Could this be a PHP timeout problem or is this ...
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What are the BEST practices for backing up a LOCAL Magento CE development site using MAMP?

I apologize in advance at the low level of this question, but I'm very new to Magento and just beginning my career as a developer. I have successfully built a local development site on Magento CE 1....
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Magento Backup Help

When I try and do the 'database and media backup' on Magento it isn't show in my list in the backend. I did my own research and some users suggested looking in the 'error_log', which I did, and it ...
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Which element added in magento admin backup?

I want to know the exact use of below backup setting. System backup -> is system configuration settings are stored and where stored? Database and Media backup -> is media files are including on this ...
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Magento webpage won't display and want to delete all public_html and re-install

I wanted to know whether is it fine if I delete the ENTIRE CONTENTS of /home/user/public_html directory of a user then re-install with a zip file? I have a backup that I want to use because my ...
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Magento Database item Export wamp mysql

Here's the deal, I lost some products from my site, they were erased by mistake somehow. I have a backup of a site (just content files) from before moving to a new server and losing the products I ...
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Magento ver. 1.9.0.1 System Backup Error

I was using Magento's default backup function when all of a sudden, all pages went 404. After digging out more information on this error, it was actually caused by permission error. I changed some of ...
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How can I make a fresh install of 1.9 keeping my data?

I've been using Magento for a while, but somehow I screwed something. Some functions aren't working well (for example, the "Flush CSS/Javascript" buttons are gone, the shipping cost isn't shown on the ...
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Backup only orders, products, customers

I want to backup and restore only important data from database. Do you which tables are must have or any other idea how to restore? Thank you
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How to restore customer data from old data

I have delete all customer from my system Now i have old a database , i want to restore the customers from this old database Thus Customer id and data are not changed Can i try this SET ...
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Magento can't create system backup [closed]

So I've manage to create a Database backup no problem. But when I tried to a System backup, it would show the little spinning icon then after a few minutes it would dissappear, leaving no create ...
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How do I schedule hourly backups of the Magento database?

I see that the built in backup scheduler can do daily and longer, but how about hourly? If there's not a way to set it in the GUI, can I make a call (from cron) to a Magento utility that will do the ...
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Magento will not make database backup anymore!

I have a problem with the backup feature in Magento 1.8.1.0 I can't create backups anymore, using "System - tools - backup". It has been working fine before, but the last month, I will not work ...
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Getting a 500 internal server error :: Back-end >> System >> Tools >> Backups [duplicate]

I am trying to take a Backup of My server from the admin panel . Using following options System >> Tools >> Backups >> System Backup It gives the popup to mention the name of the file of the backup ...
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System Rollback all Files Deleted

After some issues with Upgrade to latest stable versions of components I decided to rollback, so I went to System > Tools > Backups and clicked on Rollback of latest System Backup I did before the ...
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Backup using FTP

I got a question about backing up my website. How do I make sure I have downloaded all, copying the files locally using FTP? I left the terminal to work and a copy of Magento folder was created on my ...
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How does the Backup from the admin control panel work [closed]

Hello everyone I'm a newbie! How do I make a backup from the admin control panel? I clicked both System Backup Database and Database and Media and I left it to work, but then the main ...
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How to handle a timeframe in which checkouts are not possible?

Our Magento is attached to a second database which is responsible for commodities management. Now this second database is quite strange as it developed over years and one of the strange things is that ...