1-888-524-7148

Menu

Giganetwebhosting.com Blog

Blog about Web Hosting, Domain Names, Web Sites, Internet presence.

  • Home
    Home This is where you can find all the blog posts throughout the site.
  • Categories
    Categories Displays a list of categories from this blog.
  • Tags
    Tags Displays a list of tags that has been used in the blog.

How to move your site or blog from a host to another when both are using cpanel.

Posted by on in Web Hosting
  • Font size: Larger Smaller
  • Hits: 3078
  • Print


b2ap3_thumbnail_cpanelmoving.jpg

Cpanel to Cpanel site migration.

 

This is an easy way to migrate your site to your giganetwebhosting account if your previous host uses cpanel.

To do a full backup, log into cPanel and find the icon labeled “Backup Wizardbackupwizard

 

 

Select the text button labeled “Backup –> ”  The next screen will give you the option of full or partial backup.

Select  ”Full Backup –> ” This will create a zipped copy of your entire site.  Note the text on the screen. This says that this will be a backup for moving to a new server.

On the next screen, you set up where to store the backup file that is created.  For “Backup Destination” keep the default “Home Directory” selection.

For the “Email Address” enter a valid email address and the server will email you when the backup is ready.

When the backup is complete, download the file by clicking on the link in the backup wizard where we left off (refresh your browser). Or you can log into your server via FTP and download it.

 

If you use FTP, go to your home directory. The file will be named in the form backup-1.27.2011_10-12-22_yoursite.tar.gz  where parts of the filename are separated by underscores. The first part of the filename is the date, the second part is a time stamp. The third is your site account name. “tar.gz” is file extension. (tar.gz means the file is a “tar ball” and  gzipped.)  Download this file to your desktop or laptop computer for a local copy of the file for safekeeping.

 

Now contact our support dpt. for further instructions. Restoring a site from a full backup requires root access.

It is our job now to do it for you. So you will need to send us the .tar.gz file to restore and migrate your site.

*Anytime money back.

anytime money back guarantee on all hosting plans. Nothing to worry about.We are in Web Hosting business since 1997 and we know your needs, we do our best for customer satisfaction. Giganetwebhosting.com offers a 'No Questions Asked' Anytime money back guarantee with all unlimited web hosting plans. If you decide to cancel your account at anytime Giganet web hosting will refund you for the remainder of your term, excluding domain registration fees, for which we incur a cost. It's like a warranty that never expires! Your satisfaction is our top priority, and we're confident that you'll be pleased with our services. Best web hosting risk free !

Server Security

Best server maintenance and security.Our servers have special security applications that ensure a secure and reliable hosting environment. Our 24/7 network monitoring ensures that, if an issue does arise, we address it immediately. We provide many additional services and modifications to the default Operating System and control panel installation which greatly enhances the security, reliability, and compatibility of our servers and softwareand offer best web hosting solutions available to our clients. Secure and safe unlimited web hosting, Vps hosting and dedicated servers hosting.

Low Price Lifetime Guarantee

Price guarantee for account life

We offer you a price guarantee for any future account renewals. We guarantee that your renewal price will be the same or less for all unlimited web hosting plans. Don't fall for the high discount bargains which are offered by most hosting providers. Read the fine print and note that the initial discounted price is usually 50-90% lower than the standard price at which you will be FORCED to renew! Cheap web hosting and best web hosting combined !
 The only place for affordable hosting with top hosting services.