Ensure that your laptop or computer is on and that the operating system has properly loaded. Look for the icon of your internet browser and click on it to open. After logging in to cPanel, first you will have to select Backup from the home page. The icon of backup can be viewed under the Files tab, first row first column.
In order to choose the portion of the site that you wish to backup, click on My SQL Database, Home directory or Email Forwarders & Filters from the options displayed.
After clicking the appropriate link the selected information will be stored to your computer or on your web server.
You can repeat these steps if you face any issues. Be sure to take your time and try not to skip any step. If you still face any problems then you can go online and find many different websites and forums that can help you create a partial backup from cPanel. You will find many experts that are willing to give you some tips and tricks to help you get the job done quickly. Remember that you can also post a question on a forum for more specific or personalised help.
Go to the local library or nearest bookstore to find many books written about cPanel and other related subjects. Study as much as you can to get a good understanding of the different methods that you can use or apply on your own.