export Droplets

Posted June 18, 2021 1.1k views
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How do I export an image or a snapshot of a Droplets from my account to my local PC for development and backup?

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Hello, @digitalstyle

Unfortunately, you cannot currently download DigitalOcean backups or snapshots.

As an alternative, you can back up data locally using third-party tools like rsync or SFTP.

To share your support for this feature, vote for downloading snapshots and backups on