In addition to automatic backups, Autonomous Transaction Processing also allows you take manual backups.
- Go to the Details page of the Autonomous Transaction Processing dedicated database you want to manually back up.
For instructions, see View Details of an Autonomous Transaction Processing Dedicated Database.
- On the Details page, under Backups, click Create Manual Backup.
- In the Create Manual Backup dialog enter a name in the Name field.
- In the Create Manual Backup dialog click Create.
While backing up a database, the database is fully functional; however during the backup lifecycle management operations are not allowed. For example, stopping the database is not allowed during the backup.