Database dump import and export

Sometimes, to set up a site, you need to transfer a database dump from another hosting, development server, or just a home computer. This can be done in several ways, we will describe the simplest one in this article.

ISPmanager control panel provides a simple interface for exporting and importing databases. To import a database dump to hosting:

Settings should be done in the PHP hosting control panel

1. Go to Main - Databases section


2. Select the existing database to which you want to upload the dump and click the Upload button


3. Select the file to download and click OK button


  • Done. After the form is loaded, the dump file will be imported into the database.

Note, downloading large dump files can take a long time.

4. Exporting a dump of the current database is done with the Download button