- Plesk Onyx
It is needed to recover specific files or files from specific dates out of a backup.
Is it possible to check the content of a backup without restoring it?
This functionality is not implemented in Plesk. Suggest a new feature here: Add the possibility to check the content of a backup.
The top-ranked suggestions are likely to be included in the next versions of Plesk.
Use the following workaround to view files in a particular subscription (
Navigate to Tools & Settings > Backup Manager > <Backup name>.
In the Backup content section, select the following:
What do you want to restore? - Selected objects
Type of object to restore - Files of domains
Subscription - example.com
Click Add Files to see the files and folders in the subscription's folder.
As an alternative solution, a backup file can be downloaded and has to be extracted to view its files and their content.
Go to Backup Manager and click next to a backup name.
Extract the downloaded backup file and review files.