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WP-DBManager

Manages your WordPress database.

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61 reviews
Average Rating
4.3 out of 5 stars
Excellent plugin
By , for WP 4.0

permet de tout faire avec la bdd
simple d'emploi
merci

i am impressed from the features and the quality of functions
By , for WP 4.0

Thank you

Unable to get it to work
By , for WP 4.0

I spent about 2 hours trying to get this plugin to work. The first time I installed it, it said my backup directory was not writable. It did not exist, so I guess that would mean it isn't writable. When I created the backup directory and made it writable, the plugin would install and activate ok, but when I tried to do a backup, it told me that there were some php functions it could not find. At that point, I gave up, uninstalled, and deleted the plugin.

I was looking for something to replace BackupBuddy because of the expense of BackupBuddy.

However, BackupBuddy just works, and since my time is worth something, I'm going to renew it. Maybe next year, there will be a workable free backup/restore plugin on wordpress.org, but there does not appear to be one now.

I have been through the PhpAdmin backup and restore, but it, too, takes a lot of time, and the multi-step process going both ways is tedious and error-prone. Last time I migrated a site that way, it took me an entire weekend. Backup Buddy enabled me to do that in about 15 minutes.

When WP-DBManager can do that, I'll be happy to switch. I'd even pay money for that (since I already do). I'll check this out next year, when my BackupBuddy subscription comes due again.

Recommended by many WordPress user
By , for WP 4.0

Every site must have backups and this plugin helps you to do so.

Handy Plugin To Keep Around
By , for WP 3.9.2

Works with 3.9.2 and is a handy plugin to have. Keep your site up-to-date and your database in top operating condition.

Very good
By , for WP 3.9.1

Easy to configure and works very well. Doesn't eat up excessive disk-space like some other backup plugins.

Lifesaver
By , for WP 3.9.1

No access to phpMyAdmin? No Problem! WP-DBManager to the rescue. Excellent.

Asking you to do things I don't like to
By , for WP 3.9.1

same as above all the issues pops up. i do not like plugin force you make changes in your cpanel. Not at ll. I uninstall it right away.

Great Plugin
By , for WP 3.9.1

This is a great plugin and one that gets installed on every WP site.

Thank you.

works great.
By , for WP 4.0

a must-have

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