Create and restore application backups

To perform a manual backup of ERPNext, follow these steps:

  • Log in to the server console. Learn how to connect to the server through SSH.

  • Navigate to the frappe-bench directory of your ERPNext installation:

      $ cd /opt/bitnami/frappe-bench
  • Create a backup of your ERPNext site:

      $ bench backup-all-sites

    A new backup will be created.

  • Log in to the ERPNext administration dashboard.

  • Navigate to the “Setup -> Data -> Download Backups” page. You should see the newly-created backup. Click the backup link to download the backup file to your desktop.

    ERPNext backup

Last modification February 9, 2023