Dec
10

Transfer Magento from one server to another

posted on December 10th 2014 in blogposts with 0 Comments

If you’re developing your store on a staging server and need to move to a different production environment or you’re simply changing hosting providers, here’s a quick step by step tutorial that will help: Step 1 – Create a database First, you need to create a new MySQL database for the new server location. Log […]

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Aug
05

Backup/Restore Magento SQL database using SSH

posted on August 5th 2014 in blogposts with 0 Comments

This tutorial explains how to backup and restore a database using secure shell (SSH) as opposed to Cpanel or PHPMyadmin. SSH (Secure Shell) can be used in Windows via 3rd party apps like Putty or in OSX via native Terminal App. To backup your database through SSH (create SQL dump): mysqldump –opt -u user -p dbname > […]

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