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This document is for a previous release of cPanel & WHM. To view our latest documentation, visit our Home page.

For cPanel & WHM 11.40

(Home >> Backup >> Legacy Restore a Full Backup/cpmove file)


This feature will perform a full restoration from a selected backup file for a single cPanel account. You are also able to recreate an account whose cpmove file has been copied from a remote server.

In order for this feature to work, the backup or cpmove file must reside in one of the following directories:

  • /home
  • /usr/home
  • /web
  • /home2
  • /home3
  • /root
  • /usr

Restore an account

To begin a full restoration from the server:

  1. Enter the username whose cPanel account that you would like to restore.
  2. Click Restore.

cpmove restoration

To begin a cpmove restoration:

  1. Select an available archive from the list.
  2. Click Restore.