Login to your cPanel hosting control panel.

Once logged in, use the search window to find “backup.”  You will see this screen. Click “Backup.”

cPanel Backup Step 1

Next, click on “Download a Full Website Backup.”

cPanel Backup Step 2

Next, click on “Generate Backup.”

cPanel Backup Step 3

Next, click “Back.”

cPanel Backup Step 4

Now you should see a link for downloading the backup you just created. If the backup is still in progress, please return to that page in a short while. The larger your website, the longer it will take.

cPanel Backup Step 5