If you are looking for the easiest way how to make Postgresql database backups and send them to Box for storing on the regular basis then use PostgreSQL Backup. This tiny tool can create backups according to your schedule and send then to Box automatically. Everything you need is to create a backup job, all this process will take you less than 5 minutes.
How to Backup PostgreSQL to Box
Pass these simple steps to create a database backup job which will make scheduled backups according to your schedule and send them to Box.
- After you have downloaded and installed PostgreSQL Backup launch it and check off all databases which you are going to backup.
- To select a destination for your backups click “Add backup destination” and choose “Box”. Press “Authorize” to open the browser and allow PostgreSQL Backup to access Box. Enter the authorization code and press “OK”. Specify a folder on your Box where all backups will be stored and press “Test” to check all settings, to apply new settings click “Save & Close”.
- Check off “Schedule this job” and select “Advanced backup schedule” to set up a schedule for backups. Set up the schedule as you need and click “Save & Close”.
- Now your Postgresql database backup job is ready. To run the backup process immediately click “Run now”. Also, you can press “Save” to run the backup job which will make backups according to your schedule.