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All CollectionsGetting Startedhow to migrate or clone a site using backups

Step 1: Go to and login

Step 2: Select Migrate on any one of the site settings as shown in the image below.

Step 3: Then enter the FTP details and Click Upload bridge as shown in the image below

Step 4:

Now visit the path /wp-tcapsule-bridge on your new location ( enter the custom database details of the new site (it is better to have the same DB name and prefix on the new location) and click load restore points. You dont need to install WPTC plugin on the new server, to perform the migration process.

Step 5: 

Download metafile.(Go to your Cloud Storage(Dropbox / Amazon S3 / Google Drive). Open the Folder WP Time Capsule -> your site -> wp-content -> Uploads -> tCapsule -> Backups.

Here you can find the file suffix with *******wptc_meta.sql.gz)

Step 6:

Cick Upload meta FIle as shown in the image below and upload the meta file download in the previous step.

Step 7:

Now select your desired restore point to perform migration from the backup.


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