System requirements

These are the minimum system requirements for installing JetBackup for cPanel :
  • cPanel version 68 and above
  • CentOS 6 / CloudLinux 6 / RedHat 6
  • CentOS 7 / CloudLinux 7 / RedHat 7
  • 64bit OS
  • WHM Tweak Settings - Max cPanel process memory - require at least 2GB
Follow these instructions to install the JetApps Plugin Manager on your cPanel server.
Login to your server as the root user, then execute the following commands on your CLI:
yum install
yum clean all --enablerepo=jetapps*
yum install jetapps-cpanel --disablerepo=* --enablerepo=jetapps

For cPanel servers with LFD enabled, please make sure to restart lfd before proceeding to Step 2 to make changes in csf.pignore take into effect.

Once the installation is complete, you may proceeed to install JetBackup for cPanel in 2 ways:

  1. On the same console, execute the following command with your preferred tier.
jetapps --install jetbackup stable
  1. Login to your cPanel WHM server GUI using the root user.
    Under the plugins menu, click on JetApps > JetBackup(More Details), choose your preferred tier and approve the installation.

For more information regarding JetBackup tiers and updates, please visit JetBackup Updates.

After successfully installing JetBackup for cPanel, take time to review the Getting Started guide to help you set up JetBackup for the first time.