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[resolved] how to restore from dropbox ? (6 posts)

  1. eapkipa
    Member
    Posted 5 months ago #

    hello,

    how do i restore my backup files from dropbox ?
    i have backed up my site to dropbox, and now i have moved to another hosting then i did fresh install of WP and updraftplus plugin with alreadu re-authenticated dropbox
    But i see nothing in thr updraftplus setting, so i couldn't restore my site.

    any solution ?

    https://wordpress.org/plugins/updraftplus/

  2. David Anderson
    Member
    Plugin Author

    Posted 5 months ago #

    Hi,

    1. Click "Restore"

    2. Click "Upload backup files"

    3. Select your files, and click to upload them.

    Best wishes,
    David

  3. eapkipa
    Member
    Posted 5 months ago #

    Hello david,

    Thanks it is worked!
    it works fine for restoring plugin, themes, databases, and settings.

    but i have a backed up files (the uploads folder) that it sizes are about 700mb, is there any other way than that ?

  4. David Anderson
    Member
    Plugin Author

    Posted 5 months ago #

    You can just unzip it on your PC, and transfer the contents of the resulting "uploads" folder by FTP into wp-content/uploads.

    David

  5. terbush
    Member
    Posted 4 months ago #

    I have uninstalled / reinstalled etc. Progress screen does nothing. Upon refresh, this error shows.

    "Parameter not found: oauth_token - need to reauthenticate this site with Dropbox (if this fails, then you can also try wiping your settings from the Expert Settings section) (Mar 24 21:10:25)"

    the client's site had a fight with a plugin update and broke code. Trying to restore (every 12 hours (100+100) to dropbox. So I have tons of backups. But can't use them. When I attempt to manually upload to the drap/drop box, I get "Unknown Server Response" after each file progress bar reaches 100.

    So lost. Any assistance would be great. Thank you.
    A.T.

  6. David Anderson
    Member
    Plugin Author

    Posted 4 months ago #

    Hi terbish,

    As per the WordPress.Org forum guidelines, please open your own topic - http://codex.wordpress.org/Forum_Welcome#Where_To_Post - the original poster of this topic won't want to receive new email from his resolved topic, or have it marked as unresolved again.

    Best wishes,
    David

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