Backup Portainer

Backup and Restore feature is introduced in Portainer CE Version 2.5

Backup includes all information that Portainer stores on the /data volume, archived in a tar.gz file and optionally encrypted with a provided password. This archive is all you need to restore Portainer.

Logged in as an Admin, you will find the Backup option under Settings menu in Portainer.

Backup to Local Disk

Backup to Disk

Login as an Admin User into Portainer

Click on Settings in the menu

Scroll down to Backup Portainer Option

Download backup file is the default option, you can toggle the Password protect on and enter a password to encrypt the backup file

Click on Download backup

A tar.gz file will be downloaded through your browser.


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