Server Backups & Rollback
Magento Community Edition gives you the ability to back up different parts of the system—
such as the database, file system, or both—and to rollback automatically. Files are compressed
using the .gz and .tgz formats.
Restrict access to backup tools. Access to the backup and rollback tools can be
restricted by configuring user permissions for backup and rollback resources. To restrict
access, leave the corresponding checkbox unselected. If you need to grant access to the
rollback resources, you must grant access to backup resources as well.
Backup before installing extensions and updates. Always perform a backup before
installing an extension or updating Magento. Magento Connect Manager (MCM) includes