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Learn how to take MySQL Backups and restore the same.

Taking the regular backups of database is very important. I this section we will show you how you can take the backups of your MySQL database and tables.

Learn how to take and then restore the MySQL database backup. You can use mysqldump utility to take the backup of MySQL database and tables with or without data as per your need.

There are many ways to take the back of your database, you can do it manually or take the help of cron script. The cron script is useful if you have to take the backup regularly at a particular time interval.

Following example shows how to take MySQL backup.

MySQL Dump Example
In this tutorial you will come to know about mysqldump command and how to use this command, how to execute, the option it supports etc. Example will make this command more clear.
Mysqldump one table - Taking dump of only one table
Use of mysqldump for taking backup of one table


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