How to enable front-end backup

Akeeba's Public API for front-end and remote backup must be enabled. Please, check the following chapter according to your CMS / PHP Script.

Joomla configuration for Akeeba front-end and remote backup

  1. Access the administration area / Akeeba Backup / Options
  2. In "Front-end backup" tab, enable Enable front-end and remote backup
  3. Optionally, enable Enabled failed backups check from the front-end
  4. Assign a Secret word
  5. Finally, Save & Close

Joomla configuration for Akeeba front-end and remote backup

WordPress configuration for Akeeba front-end and remote backup

  1. Access the administration area / Akeeba Backup / System Management / System Configuration
  2. In "Public API" tab, enable Enable front-end and remote backup
  3. Assign a Secret word
  4. Finally, Save & Close

WordPress configuration for Akeeba front-end and remote backup