How long will I have access to updates for?

Firstly: already-installed software can be used forever, whether you have access to updates or not. With each purchase, access to personal support and updates to install/update to new releases of UpdraftPlus is for 12 months. (As is the case with about 90% of the...

Can UpdraftPlus be used to migrate a WooCommerce site?

Yes! WooCommerce is a well-behaved WordPress plugin that stores its database information in the WordPress database, and stores any uploaded files in the WordPress media library. As such, it does not present any special issues or challenges when migrating. By the way...

Are there coupons available for discounted upgrades?

Yes! What level of discount you can get depends upon how long ago you purchased. Here’s the full list of codes: (Note – for customers in the EU who pay VAT, these discounts are applied before taxes; so, there will also be a corresponding reduction in the...

How much resources does UpdraftPlus need?

Firstly, note that UpdraftPlus does not run any code on the front end of your site. (This can be verified by reading the source code). It checks, whenever loaded, that it is being called on the back-end – and hands back control immediately if not. By its nature...

What format are backups made in? Is it nasty and proprietary?

UpdraftPlus backs up your files into ordinary zip files (the same format that WordPress and its plugins and themes directories use). The database is backed up into an ordinary SQL (text) file. Therefore you can use UpdraftPlus to restore backups, but do not have to....