Backing up WS.WebTV Free / WS.WebTV Professional
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It is very important that you keep a recent backup of your WebTV's database. You can backup the WebTV´s database by using the "Export" option of phpMyAdmin. Most Web hosting providers allow the access to phpMyAdmin from their control panels.
Backing up the WebTV Database from phpMyAdmin
1. Select the WebTV Database, at the left.
2. The tables of the Database will appear at the right...
3. Click the Export tab.
4. In the Export tab, check the options highligthed in the following image:
After clicking on "Go" the .sql file will be generated and downloaded.
Use a FTP program to download all files and folders of the WebTV into your PC.
Important files and folders
Although you will always be able to download the WS.WebTV files from our Website, it is very important to keep a recent copy of the following files and folders (besides the database, of course...):
/config/Config.inc.php (don't confuse with Config.php)
/config/nombre_aleatorio.pek (a file with .pek extension)
In case you have modified files like image files, CSS files, templates, or language files, we recommend you to back them up and keep a record of the modifications; that way, if you need to reinstall or update your WebTV, you will always be able to re-apply the modifications.