View Full Version : how to make automatic backup of MySQL databases

01-23-2013, 02:53 PM
I want to know how to automatic backup of mysql database.

Old Pedant
01-23-2013, 09:05 PM
On Linux, use a CRON job.

On Windows, use the Task Scheduler.

MySQL comes with a command line tool called "mysqldump". To learn how to use it, bring up a command line interface and type in "mysqldump --help". Or read the documentation on the MySQL web site.