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Restore my database in Plesk hosting

You can restore your Plesk MySQL database from a backup if the original got hacked or damaged. Follow these steps to restore a MySQL database from the manual backup you create in Plesk.

Required: There must be at least one user assigned to the MySQL database before it can be restored using these steps.

Note: Restoring MS-SQL databases is not supported.

  1. Go to your GoDaddy product page.
  2. Click Plesk Admin.
  3. In the left-hand menu click Databases.
  4. Click Import Dump.
  5. The Import Database Dump window will open.
  6. Select Upload and click Browse to choose a ZIP archive on your computer. Or, select Import to choose a file from the directory.
  7. Check Recreate the database, and then click OK.

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