Back up and restore your Drupal MySQL database, code, and files or migrate a site between environments. Backup and Migrate supports gzip, bzip and zip compression as well as automatic scheduled backups.

With Backup and Migrate you can dump some or all of your database tables to a file download or save to a file on the server or offsite, and to restore from an uploaded or previously saved database dump. You can choose which tables and what data to backup and cache data is excluded by default.

Features (version 3.x)

  • Backup/Restore multiple MySQL databases and code
  • Backup of files directory is built into this version
  • Add a note to backup files
  • Smart delete options make it easier to manage backup files
  • Backup to FTP/S3/Email or
  • Drush integration
  • Multiple backup schedules
  • AES encryption for backups

Modules that enhance Backup and Migrate:

Resources and Documentation

Security Notice

If you are not running on an Apache server, please see the module README file for advice on securing other servers. Test your configuration or consult an expert if you aren't sure if your server is secure.


Sponsored by NodeSquirrel—the free cloud Drupal backup service made by the developer of Backup and Migrate and powered by Pantheon

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