Hello friends, welcome to my another blog post backup and restore tables in OpenCart. Generally we take our database tables backup from phpMyadmin. But if you want to backup your database tables in OpenCart, you do not have to worry about phpMyadmin. OpenCart gives us the the feature to backup or restore database table within its interface. We can manage the whole process from admin end. In this tutorial I will show you step by step procedure to backup and restore tables in OpenCart.
How to Backup and Restore tables in OpenCart
Step1: Login into OpenCart dashboard and Go to “System”->”Backup/Restore”
At first go to your website admin panel by putting your site name/admin(like www.myonlineshop.com/admin). Now give your admin username and password and click “Login” button. Now you are in website admin panel. Mouse hover “System” menu and click on “Backup/Restore” submenu.
Step2: Backup tables
Select the database tables that you wish to backup, then click on “Backup” from top right corner. After clicking “Backup” button, you will see a file will download in your computer. In this way you can take backup all of your database table in OpenCart.
If you want to restore your previously downloaded backup file then select the Browse button to identify the file that you trying to restore. Then click on “Restore” from top right corner. This will restore all of your tables into your store database.
You can use backup and restore options when you transfer your store into another location or web address.