Plugin Reviews

WP Complete Backup

WP Backup Complete is a complete backup solution for WordPress. The plugin will backup the WordPress database as well as the file system.

7 reviews
Average Rating
1.6 out of 5 stars
Dodgy - shouldn't be on the plugin repository!
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Just took over maintaining a site which ran this. Found it to be injecting spammy JavaScript links into the pages.

Either it's dodgy or has a big hole which allows someone else to hijack it. Either way...avoid!

Does not work!
By , for WP 3.8

I lost 2 weeks of work on a clients website because this plugin did not work. I guess I learned my lesson not to put my trust in plugins before trying them out. The plugin DOES successfully create a backup of the files within the directory but >DOES NOT< backup the wp Database at all.


It back's up! Maybe not..
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UPDATE: I tried to download and open one of the back-ups after reading some of the reviews about them being un-usable. In fact, could not get the zip file open.

Oh well.. off to search another plug-in.


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This back-up plug in excels where others have failed (see my other reviews). Most importantly, it works at making back-ups I haven't had the chance to see but I hope it will also work to do a restore.

Why did I give this plug-in 4 instead of 5 stars?

I do wish it had some more basic settings like excluding some directories (I don't want to back-up my cache or plugins, for example) and it takes a bit of tech knowledge to schedule back-ups.

Since my web host does not offer cron jobs I had to hunt for an external provider - so that part was not particularly easy. So I do hope that in some future version they will offer an easier way to automate this script.

Solid. Dead easy. It works.

This Plugin is no good
By , for WP 3.5.1

All along i thought this thing was working when I went to go use it because I needed it, the backups were no good. The support links were a non-existent. Luckily I was able to restore from Database backup. If I could give this a 0 I would. Downloader beware.

waste of time
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Activate plugin and you end up on a domian for sale with popup ads.. and need registration keys..

Not Working AT ALL
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I activated the plug-in and when I went to go use it, it showed me that the domain was available for purchase.

By , for WP 3.4.2


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