How to make a database backup?

How to make a database backup?

Before any changes you make, it is recommended to backup your data. In Magento, you can use a native backup tool in Backend » System » Tools » Backups. Here click the Create Backup button and wait for a while - the tool is now copying the data from your web-store database to your local database. Magento backup file appears in /var/backup/ after the procedure.