Getting Started

This is a short instruction describing how to start creating backups for your GitHub repositories.

Installation

Follow these simple steps below to start using Cloudback.

Step 1: Set up a new plan from the GitHub Marketplace

  • Open Cloudback’s page on the GitHub Marketplace by clicking on the following link
  • Click on the Set up a plan button.

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  • In the Pricing and Setup section select the account for which the Cloudback application will be installed and then click on the Install it for free button

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  • Review your order to make sure you’ve selected the correct plan and account. After that click on the Complete order and begin installation

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You will be redirected to the Cloudback application installation page.

Step 2: Install GitHub application

  • On the Cloudback installation page, select the repositories you want to backup by providing Cloudback the access to them
  • Click on the Install button

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  • Wait until you will be redirected to authorization page. Click on the Authorize Cloudback button

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  • You then will be redirected to the Cloudback Dashboard

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Step 3: Complete installation on Cloudback Dashboard

  • On the Cloudback Dashboard page review the default settings that will be used for creating repository backups
  • Accept the Cloudback’s Terms of Service and Privacy Policy by clicking on the corresponding checkboxes
  • Click on the Next step: select repositories button

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  • Enable the repositories you want to backup. Please note that you can’t enable more repositories than you have purchased earlier

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  • Click on the Start backuping! button.

That’s it, you now have completed the installation

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