Create New Clone Job

You can clone accounts/specific account from your cPanel server to destination cPanel server.
To create a new clone job, navigate to: "Clone Jobs" and Click on "Create New Clone Job".

clone job page

Example configuration page for the clone job:

create clone job

Job Name

Specify an internal name for your job.


Choose a SSH cPanel Clone destination for this job.

Account Filters

By default, the job will backup all accounts.
In order to improve & optimize the process, you can choose which accounts to include according to certain criteria.
You can integrate many filters as you wish.

Clone Only Home Directory

Check to clone only accounts home directory
Choose if you only want to replicate the account's home directory. Only the account's files will be replicated to the destination.

Account IP

How to handle the account's IP status on the destination server.

  1. The clone cPanel account on the destination will get shared IP of the destination.
  2. JetBackup will try to preserve the dedicated IP, as long as it's set on your destination.

Directories and Files to Exclude

Choose directories to be excluded from backup, you can enter one or many.
Click Exclude Files link for more details.


Click on Create Schedule for more details about schedules.
You can set multi-schedule for backup/clone/reindex jobs.
If multiple schedules sets to run at the same time only one snap will be stored for both.

Schedule Time

The time that you want all schedules to be executed.

Limit Accounts to Backup

Setting this value to "10" will backup only 10 accounts for each cron run.
If the server has 60 accounts and the job is scheduled to run daily it will backup 10 accounts each time. In this scenario, fully backing up 60 accounts will take 6 days. The backup order is alphabetical.
This feature will not work with multi schedule job.

Maximum Execution Run Time

Maximum Execution Run Time in minutes.
Setting this value to "600" will backup only 10 hours for each cron run (Insert 0 to disable).
When exceeding the time set on this field, the backup job will stop after completing the account backup that's currently running.
This feature will not work with multi schedule job.

Performance Override

Override the default performance settings for this specific job:
CloudLinux LVE/ionice/renice.
For more detail about performance options click Resource Settings.

Job Monitor

Choose whether to notify if there were no backups for x days and if the job process runs more then x days. insert 0 to disable.

Pre/Post Job Scripts

If you want to add a script to run before/after the job, paste it in the text box.