Hetzner Storage Box

How to connect Hetzner Storage Box via SFTP to SimpleBackups and use it for backup storage and cloud replication.

To connect Hetzner Storage Box to SimpleBackups, all we need is the host, username, and password.

You can use your storage box for cloud replication, sync, migration, and of course for backup storage.

Step 1: Grab Hetzner Storage Box Credentials

In this step, we will need to grab the username, host, and password.

Note: if you are not using a Hetzner server on the same network on SimpleBackups, ensure that you enable External reachability.

Step 2: Create a SimpleBackups Storage

As usual, go to https://my.simplebackups.com/storage/create

  1. Select the provider
  1. Enter the host, user, and password obtained in Step 1
  1. Validate connection
  1. Set a friendly name for your storage then Save Storage

You are now ready to store backups, migrate/sync/replicate other cloud storage to this SFTP storage!

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Last updated on August 4, 2021