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WordPress Backup to Dropbox

Keep your valuable WordPress website, its media and database backed up to Dropbox in minutes with this sleek, easy to use plugin. Need help? Please em

17 reviews
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3.9 out of 5 stars
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no restore .... what's the point ?
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How do I restore my website?
Restoring can be a complicated process because every host is different. You can try and follow the steps in this blog post, if that does not work I would consult your web developer for help.

what kind of answer is that ......??????

Very slooooow....
By , for WP 4.2.1

Sucks CPU time 24 hours/day. It'll pause for 5 minutes at a time, then restart, and back up a few files in 5 minutes, then pauses again. It still uses CPU time while paused.
I thought it'd be faster if I purchased the zip plugin; that took twice as long as the non-zip version, and still didn't finish.

I switched to a competing plugin, which finished in minutes vs. hours for this one.

Too slow in my case
By , for WP 4.1

DAYS and DAYS to backup roughly 90+MB on Siteground I uninstalled it. Too bad looked promising, and easy to configure.

Nothing short of daylight robbery
By , for WP 4.0

This has been probably the worst experience ever with a developer. The plugin never worked even when I paid to upgrade. I emailed the developer and I was asked for an admin account. I provided one and waited for literally MONTHS sending several emails leaving large time gaps between them. The developer responded a couple of times at the beginning but never again afterwards. I even tracked him on social profiles and sent messages, no response. I had to delete the admin account and plugin in the end. My money taken for nothing, this has taken over 3 months of patience. If this is not fraud then I don't know what is.

Doesn't compress the backup
By , for WP 4.0

This plugin doesn't compress the backup. If you want your backup to be zipped, you must buy a premium add-on. Without the compression, backup is extremely slow... I have waited more than one hour to complete.

Too "beta" to have a paid version
By , for WP 3.8.1

No UTF-8 filenames support - useless for me, and quite lame, in fact. On first run backed up less than a half of all files. Unreliable, uninstalled.

WPB2D not working
By , for WP 3.6.1

I bought the premium bundle but nothing changes, I got no extra options in my menu. So really not satisfied at all of my purchase...

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No backup now option, and clearly there isn't one. Suspect it's a paywall feature. Pfft, gfto, stfu, kthxbai.

Does not work
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Backup never runs. Even if you tell it to run manually it just sits there for hours, doing nothing as far as could be determined looking at a mix of running processes and data on DropBox account.

By , for WP 3.6

W ciągu 45 min. pobrało 20 MB danych. UpdraftPlus w ciągu godziny pobiera 240. W obu przypadkach pliki lądują na Dropboxie. Nie polecam. Strata czasu. Tylko kompa zamula.

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