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How To Instantly Make A Backup For Gramps?

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How To Make A Backup For Gramps?

If you are looking to make a backup of gramps then you have absolutely come to the right place. Here, you will find the proper process for making a backup for gramps. So, move ahead and follow the process while using the older version of Gramps Genealogy Family Tree.

How To Creating A Backup For Gramps Version 3.3 or Later

  • You have to first of all, move ahead to the menu and then you have to choose family trees. There, you have to go to make backup option. After doing so, the gramps XML backup window will get appeared on the device.
  • After that, you can easily write down the path or just, you can quickly write down the file name manually. Or, just, you need to select include or exclude the media quickly.

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Gramps Restore Backup For Gramps Version 3.1.x to 3.2.X

With Media Files

  • You can use the gramps-pkg format for backing up.

gramps -O “My Family Tree” -e backup. gpkg or gramps –open=”My Family Tree” –export=backup. gpkg

  • Or, just, you can instantly choose family trees and then go to export.
  • After that, you need to go to “GRAMPS package (portable XML)” and then finally choose entire database.

Also, in case of any troubles, you can simply add the format of the output and if you want to format for a gramps package then:

–format=gpkg or –format=gramps-pkg

Without Media Files

You have to use the format mentioned below

gramps -O “My Family Tree” -e backup. gramps or gramps –open=”My Family Tree” –export=backup. gramps

Also, you can instantly go to family trees and then choose export. After that, go to Gramps database and then finally, you have to go to entire database option.

For Gramps version 3.0.x

With Media Files

You can use the format mentioned below

gramps –open=”My Family Tree” –output=backup. gpkg –format=gramps-pkg

Or, you can directly choose the family trees and then go ahead to export option. There, you have to choose GRAMPS package and then need to choose entire database option.

Without Media Files

gramps –open=”My Family Tree” –output=backup. gramps –format=gramps-xml

Or, just, you need to choose family trees and then need to go to export option. There, you need to select gramps package and then finally, you have to choose entire database option instantly.

For Gramps Version 2.2.x

Without Media Files

You can use the format mentioned below

gramps -O MyFamilyTree.grdb -o backup. gramps -f gramps-xml

For GEDCOM Export, Follow The Format Given Below

gramps –open=”My Family Tree” –output=export.ged –format=gedcom

Conclusion

Thus, after following the above steps, you can instantly do Creating a backup for Gramps. For Further Assistance, you can call us at +1-800-566-7300. You can also connect with us via genealogist live chat support. It is our free tech support service.

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