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Some Auto Backups run in Cron when manually run but...
Picture of Gordon Toudt Gordon Toudt
4 Wed, Oct 9, 2013, 11:34 PM
Question bank restores to a course level context
Picture of Chris Clark Chris Clark
1 Fri, Oct 18, 2013, 9:59 AM
Problem with automatic backups
Picture of Guillaume Seraglini Guillaume Seraglini
3 Sat, Oct 12, 2013, 1:10 AM
Moodle 2.5 course backup will not restore with user data
Picture of Dan Trockman Dan Trockman
5 Sun, Aug 4, 2013, 6:33 AM
Backing up and storing an Individual users' data
Picture of Fiona Watts Fiona Watts
1 Mon, Sep 30, 2013, 1:31 PM
'Restore into this course' wipes out other backup files?
Picture of Paul Douglas Paul Douglas
2 Tue, Oct 8, 2013, 1:59 PM
Restore a course into another at the bottom of the course
Picture of Matt Nagy Matt Nagy
2 Fri, Oct 4, 2013, 4:25 AM
"Import -> Schema Settings" Checkbox Functionality
Picture of Gary Scott Gary Scott
4 Tue, Apr 9, 2013, 2:46 AM
Backing up Moodle 2.3.8 - Automated backups
Picture of George Bowman George Bowman
2 Fri, Sep 27, 2013, 5:01 PM
Shared Questions in the restore process
Picture of Linda Raymond-Hagen Linda Raymond-Hagen
1 Fri, Sep 27, 2013, 5:24 AM
Automated backup doesn`t work
Picture of Christian Wurzer Christian Wurzer
9 Sun, Sep 22, 2013, 11:14 PM
MBZ file not recognized
Picture of Peter Seaman Peter Seaman
2 Mon, Sep 23, 2013, 9:15 PM
moodle 2.4 backup doesn't have users posts or Assignments
Picture of Tim Dyer Tim Dyer
4 Wed, Sep 18, 2013, 2:01 AM
restore point in local disk D:
Picture of unknown unknown unknown unknown
0 Sun, Sep 22, 2013, 12:06 AM
Managing Backup files
Picture of Doug Bell Doug Bell
1 Fri, Sep 20, 2013, 9:04 PM
course users are unable to login after Restoring a Course
Picture of Srikanth Pulluru Srikanth Pulluru
2 Thu, Sep 19, 2013, 7:30 PM
Restore from 1.9.3+ to 2.1.6+ - unknown resource successor message
Picture of Genevieve Reifer Genevieve Reifer
6 Wed, Jun 27, 2012, 3:32 AM
Moodle 2.4 - Reset not deleting user grades
Picture of Lindsay Jarombek Lindsay Jarombek
8 Tue, Sep 10, 2013, 3:35 AM
Restoring/downloading files over 2GB
Picture of J Stringer J Stringer
14 Thu, Apr 18, 2013, 12:14 PM
Moodle 1.9, attendance backup problem
Picture of Bernard J Bernard J
5 Mon, Sep 9, 2013, 8:08 PM
Backing up Moodle settings
Picture of Randal Johnston Randal Johnston
7 Tue, Sep 10, 2013, 7:33 AM
Automated backups: successful after 1.5 hours but continues to update db for 5 hrs slowing system to a halt
Picture of Susan Mangan Susan Mangan
3 Thu, Sep 12, 2013, 1:13 AM
cannot backup do to error with log file it seems?
Picture of marc helfano marc helfano
0 Sat, Sep 7, 2013, 11:26 AM
2.5.1. backup course just goes to blank page, no error. mnothing
Picture of marc helfano marc helfano
2 Fri, Sep 6, 2013, 9:28 PM
Restored account can not login
Picture of yeh lizzie yeh lizzie
3 Tue, May 3, 2011, 10:11 AM
Moodle 2.5 coursebackup error
Picture of barbara nance barbara nance
0 Fri, Sep 6, 2013, 5:35 PM
mdl_backup_controllers table size
Picture of Richard Jones Richard Jones
12 Thu, Apr 7, 2011, 12:59 PM
Imported Activities NOT on Upcoming Events
Picture of Kelly Becker Kelly Becker
0 Wed, Sep 4, 2013, 9:48 PM
Me
Picture of Brian Yare Brian Yare
0 Wed, Sep 4, 2013, 4:22 PM
Moodle 2.4 Restore/Import Error- Invalid File Name
Picture of J. Michael Wills J. Michael Wills
5 Wed, Aug 28, 2013, 8:46 PM
Issues with Restoring courses on Moodle 2.4
Picture of Brett Drinkwater Brett Drinkwater
11 Wed, Mar 13, 2013, 1:47 PM
Course can import into itself
Picture of James Henestofel James Henestofel
4 Fri, Aug 30, 2013, 10:54 PM
Moodle restore fails. backup restore problem- 1.9 version
Picture of shanthi peter shanthi peter
3 Sat, Aug 31, 2013, 4:15 PM
Can not obtain session lock backup
Picture of CoreDev Develop CoreDev Develop
0 Fri, Aug 30, 2013, 9:35 AM
Transfere form posts to new moodle
Picture of Robert S Robert S
1 Thu, Aug 29, 2013, 6:17 PM
Checking automated backup status...RUNNING - Moodle 2.5
Picture of Alex 09 Alex 09
2 Thu, Aug 29, 2013, 4:33 PM
Force automated backup
Picture of Ivica Matotek Ivica Matotek
0 Wed, Aug 28, 2013, 3:09 PM
error/activity_task_coursemodule_not_found
Picture of nilesh k nilesh k
3 Fri, Aug 23, 2013, 3:31 PM
How to find the automated backup of an accidentally deleted course
Picture of Rebecca O'Connell Rebecca O'Connell
0 Mon, Aug 26, 2013, 2:07 PM
Problem with automated backup courses after parameter changes
Picture of Séverin Terrier Séverin Terrier
10 Wed, Jul 31, 2013, 6:05 PM
Moodledata's subdirectory that can be skiped for a whole backup?
Picture of Séverin Terrier Séverin Terrier
3 Wed, Jul 31, 2013, 5:07 PM
2.5.1 Automated Backup help
Picture of Chris Chapman Chris Chapman
2 Wed, Jul 24, 2013, 5:16 PM
Instructors Cannot Import Their Own Course
Picture of Bethany Emory Bethany Emory
0 Tue, Aug 20, 2013, 1:05 AM
Large backup fails
Picture of Niels Frederickx Niels Frederickx
3 Tue, Aug 13, 2013, 3:26 PM
Bulk backup and restore
Picture of Scott Karren Scott Karren
4 Sat, May 9, 2009, 5:14 AM
HELP!! Receiving backup error
Picture of Vicki Dunnam Vicki Dunnam
2 Thu, Aug 8, 2013, 11:34 PM
Moodle 2.4 cannot make a backup of a course
Picture of Rizwan Ghani Rizwan Ghani
2 Wed, Aug 7, 2013, 6:46 PM
Using Backup to copy material into new course without cohorts
Picture of Brian Gaehring Brian Gaehring
4 Fri, Aug 2, 2013, 11:44 PM
Restoration of accidental deletion of grades
Picture of Cariosha Dav Cariosha Dav
2 Tue, Aug 6, 2013, 8:53 PM
Force automated backup
Picture of Christopher Molnar Christopher Molnar
1 Tue, Aug 6, 2013, 8:15 AM
Restoring a Site Backup in Moodle 2.5 yeilds no active classes?
Picture of Andrew Leer Andrew Leer
1 Fri, Aug 2, 2013, 9:50 PM
Restore makes duplicates of everything
Picture of ed mackeen ed mackeen
2 Fri, Aug 2, 2013, 10:40 AM
Cannot Restore Large Courses
Picture of Nick Schroeder Nick Schroeder
2 Mon, Jul 29, 2013, 11:23 PM
Restore just one course from whole site backup.
Picture of Derek Chirnside Derek Chirnside
2 Tue, Jul 30, 2013, 5:05 AM
Restoring course timed out in Moodle 2.5
Picture of David Ha David Ha
17 Thu, Jul 11, 2013, 2:37 AM
One course this summer becomes two individual instances of the same course this fall...
Picture of Cris Fuhrman Cris Fuhrman
2 Sat, Jul 27, 2013, 6:40 AM
'admin' in the backup and failure to restore
Picture of Howard Miller Howard Miller
1 Thu, Nov 22, 2012, 5:34 PM
Course Import/Restore error
Picture of Dora K. Dora K.
3 Wed, Jul 24, 2013, 8:02 PM
Backup moodle courses on an external disk
Picture of Irith Herman Irith Herman
1 Wed, Jul 24, 2013, 6:29 PM
Where is the backup stored?
Picture of Roberto Palmer Navarro Roberto Palmer Navarro
2 Fri, Jul 19, 2013, 1:19 AM
Archival course backups no longer valid after 2.0 migration
Picture of Donnie Collins Donnie Collins
4 Fri, Jul 19, 2013, 9:40 PM
Moodle 2.4 backups failing
Picture of Chris Lewis Chris Lewis
4 Thu, Jul 18, 2013, 8:38 PM
2.5.1+ course import, backup and restore all server error 500
Picture of Erik Schirmer Erik Schirmer
8 Wed, Jul 17, 2013, 5:20 AM
Restore issue
Picture of Rama Gundabhat Rama Gundabhat
4 Thu, Jul 18, 2013, 3:01 AM
Automated Backups and user data
Picture of Christos Savva Christos Savva
0 Wed, Jul 17, 2013, 5:25 PM
Restore Course User Data/Grades Missing
Picture of William Voyek William Voyek
13 Thu, Jul 11, 2013, 2:46 AM
Restore the backup file lost student grade history
Picture of Jinxing Chen Jinxing Chen
3 Tue, Jun 25, 2013, 1:42 PM
Restoring courses error!
Picture of khaled baloul khaled baloul
2 Tue, Jul 9, 2013, 9:32 PM
Upgrade 1.9.8 - 2.5 Backup not listed Under Administration
Picture of Ken Peakman Ken Peakman
0 Sat, Jul 6, 2013, 3:03 AM
NEW Repository: Restore course directly from Moodle19 (Into Moodle2+)
Picture of Nadav Kavalerchik Nadav Kavalerchik
5 Sun, Jun 2, 2013, 2:19 AM
Moodle 2.2.2+ define restore log rules
Picture of Ali Hastie Ali Hastie
7 Fri, Mar 30, 2012, 9:15 PM
Problem restoring and importing
Picture of mart van der niet mart van der niet
6 Tue, Jun 18, 2013, 10:28 PM
Moodle 2.5 course restore stalls at Review Screen
Picture of Sharon R Sharon R
7 Sun, Jun 16, 2013, 3:38 AM
2.4.4 Course reset not removing students or grades
Picture of Benjamin St.Germain Benjamin St.Germain
0 Wed, Jun 26, 2013, 5:43 AM
Schema Setting - Checking and Unchecking boxes takes a long time
Picture of Chuck Marshall Chuck Marshall
1 Tue, Jun 25, 2013, 8:12 AM
Error Reading from Database
Picture of Chuck Marshall Chuck Marshall
0 Tue, Jun 25, 2013, 8:27 AM
I cannont import a converted 1.9 file to 2.5, i used conversionthingy
Picture of marc helfano marc helfano
4 Wed, May 29, 2013, 9:41 AM
Moodle 2.4.3 course backup error setting_invalid_ui_label
Picture of Jukka Vähäaho Jukka Vähäaho
5 Thu, Jun 13, 2013, 3:08 PM
Restore backup
Picture of Francesco Beninato Francesco Beninato
1 Wed, Jun 19, 2013, 9:58 PM
Restore 2.1 course to 2.4
Picture of Karen Marshall Karen Marshall
0 Thu, Jun 20, 2013, 9:00 PM
automated backups email
Picture of Csaba Gloner Csaba Gloner
1 Thu, Jun 20, 2013, 12:29 AM
Course to Course restore fails
Picture of Paul Tosney Paul Tosney
1 Tue, Jan 29, 2013, 11:36 AM
Force an initial backup on all courses?
Picture of Christopher Molnar Christopher Molnar
1 Mon, Jun 17, 2013, 4:23 AM
Restore taking way to long
Picture of Christopher Molnar Christopher Molnar
2 Sat, Jun 15, 2013, 9:22 PM
Database Connection Failed
Picture of Tearh James Tearh James
0 Fri, Jun 14, 2013, 10:41 PM
Restore failure - database error
Picture of alex sykes alex sykes
5 Fri, Jun 14, 2013, 2:40 PM
Manual course backup sometimes includes all site users
Picture of Richard Collecutt Richard Collecutt
1 Wed, May 29, 2013, 5:53 AM
Migrating from Moodle 2.3.2+ on iMac to Moodle 2.5 on a linux host
Picture of Halil Ozmen Halil Ozmen
5 Wed, May 15, 2013, 7:08 PM
Disable Importing into 2.4.x
Picture of Dave Harding Dave Harding
1 Thu, Jun 13, 2013, 6:27 PM
Course Backup Error 404
Picture of Robert Gonzales Robert Gonzales
0 Wed, Jun 12, 2013, 12:14 AM
Manage Backup Files gives "Can not read file" error
Picture of Dan Bennett Dan Bennett
0 Tue, Jun 11, 2013, 8:27 PM
Courses > 2GB not backing up
Picture of Mark Hayes Mark Hayes
0 Tue, Jun 11, 2013, 9:25 AM
Restore content to several courses at the same time
Picture of Isabella Felizitas Tilch Isabella Felizitas Tilch
0 Tue, Jun 11, 2013, 2:19 AM
Moodle 2.5+ Backward Compatibility of Backups?
Picture of Jayson Levine Jayson Levine
5 Thu, Jun 6, 2013, 3:18 AM
Moving Moodle server, best way to import the many courses?
Picture of Daniel Willshaw Daniel Willshaw
4 Thu, May 30, 2013, 6:10 PM
Backup without zip
Picture of Sudhanshu Verma Sudhanshu Verma
1 Tue, Jun 4, 2013, 2:05 PM
Moodle 1.9 to 2.4 course restore w/ users
Picture of deepti pulavarthi deepti pulavarthi
11 Sat, May 25, 2013, 2:20 AM
Error restoring course
Picture of Sergio ABP Sergio ABP
2 Thu, May 30, 2013, 2:06 AM
Automated backup for activities
Picture of Sudhanshu Verma Sudhanshu Verma
1 Tue, Jun 4, 2013, 2:18 PM
ZIP or MBZ file?
Picture of Martin Sin Martin Sin
2 Mon, Jun 3, 2013, 8:58 PM