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[Practical P-2] How to Migrate a Drupal 7 Website to a New Server with Cpanel (with Screenshots) - PART B

Submitted by Rajasekhar on Sat, 11/17/2018 - 19:21

Please follow steps after done with PART A:

  1. Upload the source file zip to the folder in the new server.
  • Go to FILES section, click on File Manager and select Web Root (public_html/www) directory to place the file and click on Go.

  • Now you can able to see your File Manager Webroot directory and the files.

[Theory] How to Migrate a Drupal 7 Website to a New Server with Cpanel

Submitted by Rajasekhar on Sat, 11/17/2018 - 19:14

Steps to migrate the website are:

  1. Create a backup of the website from the existing server

    1. Create a zip file of the source folder

      1. Note: You may have to check with the person/team that handles the older server.

    2. Take a database backup of the website using backup & migrate module of Drupal.

      1. Note: If you do not have permissions, you may ask a person/team that handles the old website.