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Backup with only ssh

I have install an extension, it totally kill my magento, which stay on 503 error. I have try to clean cache, delete maintenance.flag and use ssh to uninstall the extension, but it's still in 503, so I ...
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Backup of Media

Recently had an issue with magento after doing a JS and CSS compression, which caused a few issues. Nothing to major except for the fact that product images were missing from the catalog. No big ...
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manual backup information needed in admin

I have just done a database backup in admin but I now want to do a manual backup. Can you tell me where do I find this in admin? To back up, find phpMyAdmin in the hosting control panel and ...
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How do I Backup new website

I have a new website and I am new to Magento. Can someone tell me how to backup my information in admin. I just want to be sure that I don't loose everything and I unfortunately have no help from my ...
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Backup gets started twice Magento 1.8.1.0 [closed]

After using Magento for some time I came across some strange behavior: If I make a database backup (system / tools / backup) under some conditions the backup will be started twice: If I type in the ...
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Site Crashed After Back Up. How do I change the php to “664” [duplicate]

I have finished my site and thought I should back it up. What a disaster the site is now completely blank and I cant access the admin area either http://www.cellar2door.com I know that there are lots ...
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Export database through mysqldump, or Magento admin?

I was looking at this doc: http://www.magentocommerce.com/wiki/1_-_installation_and_configuration/restoring_a_backup_of_a_magento_database which says to add a few lines to your dump file or the ...
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Magento Scheduled Backup is not working

I have a Magento instance and I have enabled Scheduled Backup in System > Configuration > Advanced > System > Scheduled Backup Settings. These are the settings I have: Enable Scheduled Backup: Yes ...
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Magento 1.9.0.1 Backup and Captcha

I'm using Magento 1.9.0.1 with New Installation and have 2 issues. 1.) After proceeded Backing up and whether checked the "Put store on the maintenance mode while backup creation" or not, Frontend ...
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Databse Backup output is gibberish when opening in a text editor

Whenever I try and make a database backup and then try to view it in a text editor (notepad++) the data comes out as completely unreadable. Here's what it looks like: I've tried different encoding, ...
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Magento Compiler and Backup issues

In admin there is no tab for compiler. And also with backup it just does nothing. I am at a loss to what the issue could be. I have reinstalled magento to another folder and compiler is there and ...
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Backup Crashed My Site [duplicate]

So I tried to backup my site after having some custom programming done to it. And now the site i gone. I can't login to the back OR see the front. Both home and admin login give error: Internal ...
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How to move magento shop to another server

I was having my site in shared hosting, I took the entire backup, its structure is like addons homedir mysql resellerpackages suspendinfo bandwidth homedir_paths ...
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Session files CHmod

My Magento Store is hosted on a Directadmin enabled server, But all the Session files stored in /var/sessions/ are created with CHmod 600 and user Apache, The Session folder him self is Owned by the ...
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Backup large database and avoid website slowness and downtime (and keeping data integrity)

My goal is to be able to backup a large database on a fairly popular Magento site without causing performance problems to the live site. Data integrity is also important to me. Hoping that somebody ...
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#1062 - Duplicate entry '3-285-42-0' for key 'UNQ_CAT_CTGR_ENTT_INT_ENTT_TYPE_ID_ENTT_ID_ATTR_ID_STORE_ID' [closed]

I am picking up a site from a predecessor and I am creating a dev version of a live site. After exporting the site via sequel pro or phpmyadmin (seperate attempts), the import process always bulks at ...
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how to fix database inconsistency for magento 1.7.0.2

I've run into the reason why I am unable to import a backup of a magento store into my development environment and its quite an obvious one: There are multiple instances of foreign key constraints ...
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How to do a SYSTEM rollback manually

this morning I did a system backup (backend -> system -> tools -> backup) of my store because I wanted to try some extensions and now my site is ruined. I've stored the backup on local, so how can I ...
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is there such a thing as a partial backup tool?

I am seriously struggling to get a decent backup to restore to my dev environment. is there such a thing as a script which backs up a part of the database for this purpose? for instance, I know i ...
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Migrate products and categories

What would be the easiest way to copy all products (including images) and categories from one installation of Magento to another one (completely empty and vanilla) on the same server? I don't need to ...
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Attempted Magento Backup - now throws 500 Internal server error page

I tried taking a backup of Magento by Admin->System->Tools and when I clicked on System Backup, the website showed me - Internal Server Error The server encountered an internal error or ...
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Magento create duplicate site script in php

I am looking for a PHP script that can create a backup mirror of my store for development purposes. I have been looking around, but not found. Reading this: http://www.magentocommerce.com/wiki/...
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Importing attributes to a new magento installation

What are the tables I need to dump to be able to import them in a new installation? I need this to avoid reinserting all the custom attributes for every new Magento installation. thanks
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Frontend & Backend Website not launching after performing SYSTEM BACKUP

I decided to perform a SYSTEM Backup via the admin of my website at 4:13am, even though I'm not so techy with Magento. It kept showing 'Please Wait' all the while. I went to bed, woke after 6hours and ...
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What is included in the System Backup

What exactly is included in the System backup found under System>Tools>Backups?