The Backups section is intended for creating and managing backup copies of separate courses and backup copies of the whole system.
The Total Backups section provides a possibility to create a backup copy of the whole system. A backup copy of your system can be restored at any moment of time, what helps make the work with the system more convenient and safe. Please note that the system backup copies are stored within the system only: you cannot export them to a local machine.
To work with the system backup copies, use the following icons at the top of the page:
The Courses Export section allows a user to create a backup copy of a specific course with a possibility of its subsequent storing on a local machine. The Courses Export page lists all courses administered by the currently logged user. Every course is described by a unique ID assigned to it.
Fig. 'Courses List'
To perform operations on courses backup, use the following icons at the top of the page:
The procedures of backup generating and exporting are performed for every course individually. To view the list of course backups, click its name in the list on the Courses Export page. As a result, the list of backups for the corresponding course will be displayed.
Fig. 'List of Backups'
To manage course backup copies, use the following icons at the top of the page:
Tip: To provide better view representation, it is possible to filter the courses or backup copies:
Courses export consists of two main stages:
* Creating a course backup copy;
* Exporting a course backup copy to a local machine.
Step 1. Creating a course backup copy.
Step 2. Exporting a course backup copy to a local machine.