How can i restore my website from .tar.gz backup file?


(Vu Hoang) #1

Hi guys,

I backup my website to the .tar.gz file, then my website was down and i deleted instances on Amazon.
Now, i transfer to use an instances on Linode. But how can i restore my website from .tar.gz file?

Pls help me to do this.
Many thanks! :slight_smile:


(Kane York) #2

Set up a new Discourse instance, go to /admin/backups, and upload the backup.

Then go to the site settings, and turn on “allow restore”.

Go back to the backups page and click Restore on the backup :slight_smile: