in german  please

if you have installed webEdition into the root directory (mine is /var/www) the backups should be here:


if you have trouble with the java uploader, you can manually upload your backups into the we_backup/data directory and then restore the backup via backend.

i have created myself a VirtualBox test-Webserver with lighttpd and PDT+Xdebug where you can easily setup a webEdition test-environment.

if you use linux/macOS you can either upload your files via FTP or even easier, via scp ssh.

scp weBackup_2014_01_28__11_13_28.xml.gz root@


i had trouble with the java:

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