How can I exclude particular files/directories from the backup?

UpdraftPlus provides a number of ways to exclude files or directories from the backup. These are: 1. List them directly in the “exclude” settings Any files or directories that you directly list will be excluded. You can use a wildcard at the beginning or...

What is the “Add an additional retention rule…” option?

This option allows for more sophisticated backup retention. This works by setting up a number of rules for deleting backups, that apply to backups older than the specified time. Only one backup older than the specified age will be kept for each interval. This allows...