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Backup4all comes in three editions: Lite, Standard and Professional. Professional is the full edition with all features enabled, while Standard and Lite are the limited-functionality editions. Backup4all is compatible with the 32-bit and 64-bit editions of Windows 8, Windows 7, Vista, XP, 2000 and Windows Server 2012/2008/2003/2000.

Backup4all Portable is a mobile version of Backup4all that can be installed on portable USB or Firewire devices. Below you can find a comparison of the features available in each edition.

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Backup Destinations Backup4all Portable Backup4all Lite Backup4all Standard Backup4all Professional
Price $39.99 $19.99 $39.99 $59.99 $49.99
NEW: Backup to Amazon S3 No No No Yes
NEW: Backup to Azure No No No Yes
Backup to FTP (SSL support, active/passive transfer modes) Yes No No Yes
Backup to SFTP Yes No No Yes
Backup to CD/DVD (single/dual layer) Yes No Yes Yes
Backup to Blu-ray/HD-DVD Yes No Yes Yes
Backup to external hdd (USB/Firewire) Yes Yes Yes Yes
Backup to network drives Yes Yes Yes Yes
Backup to removable media (USB flash drive, floppy) Yes Yes Yes Yes
Backup to local hard drives Yes Yes Yes Yes
Backup to ZIP drives Yes Yes Yes Yes
Can be installed only on portable USB flash drives Yes No No No
Backup Sources Backup4all Portable Backup4all Lite Backup4all Standard Backup4all Professional
Backup from local hard drives Yes Yes Yes Yes
Backup from CD/DVD/Blu-ray Yes No Yes Yes
Backup from external hdd drives Yes Yes Yes Yes
Backup from removable media Yes Yes Yes Yes
Backup from network drives Yes No Yes Yes
Backup from ZIP drives Yes Yes Yes Yes
Interface Backup4all Portable Backup4all Lite Backup4all Standard Backup4all Professional
NEW: Customizable ribbon interface Yes Yes Yes Yes
NEW: Show job details in card/list mode Yes Yes Yes Yes
NEW: Navigation pane Yes Yes Yes Yes
NEW: Notification messages Yes Yes Yes Yes
NEW: Windows Explorer contextual right-click menu Yes Yes Yes Yes
Explore View Yes Yes Yes Yes
Backup View Yes No Yes Yes
Progress View Yes No Yes Yes
View backup statistics Yes Yes Yes Yes
Multi-language support Yes Yes Yes Yes
NEW: Group backup configurations using tags Yes Yes Yes Yes
NEW: Access application according to system privileges Yes Yes Yes Yes
Lock program interface with a password Yes No Yes Yes
Show "Getting Started" window Yes Yes Yes Yes
Show versions in Explore View Yes No Yes Yes
Start application at Windows startup No Yes Yes Yes
Minimize application to system tray Yes Yes Yes Yes
Add sources with drag-drop Yes Yes Yes Yes
Search as-you-type for backup jobs/tags in backup list Yes No Yes Yes
History window with backup, restore, test, cleanup logs Yes No Yes Yes
Show available space in destination on Statistics View Yes Yes Yes Yes
Create desktop shortcuts for backup jobs and backup tags No No Yes Yes
Default predefined backups Yes Yes Yes Yes
Microsoft Outlook backup plugin Yes Yes Yes Yes
NEW: Quick access toolbar Yes Yes Yes Yes
Visualization modes for application startup Yes Yes Yes Yes
MSI setup for automatic deployment No Yes Yes Yes
Automatic updates Yes Yes Yes Yes
Backup Backup4all Portable Backup4all Lite Backup4all Standard Backup4all Professional
NEW: Block-backup Yes No Yes Yes
Backup open files Yes Yes Yes Yes
New Backup Wizard Yes Yes Yes Yes
NEW: Stop/cancel all backup jobs Yes Yes Yes Yes
AES encryption (128-bit, 192-bit and 256-bit) Yes No No Yes
NEW: Password store management Yes Yes Yes Yes
Select individual files and folders to be backed up Yes Yes Yes Yes
Inclusion and exclusion filters for files and folders Yes Yes Yes Yes
Create and use general predefined filters Yes No Yes Yes
Possibility to pause, resume or stop a backup Yes Yes Yes Yes
Override filters Yes Yes Yes Yes
NEW: Suspend application Yes Yes Yes Yes
NEW: Run missed schedules Yes Yes Yes Yes
Email notifications on success, errors, warnings Yes No No Yes
Run program/action before and/or after backup Yes No Yes Yes
Run program/action only once Yes No Yes Yes
"Clean backup" action with parameters Yes No Yes Yes
Clear backup before executing a scheduled job Yes No Yes Yes
Erase disc before backup Yes No Yes Yes
Use local catalogs Yes Yes Yes Yes
Play sound on success, warning, error Yes No Yes Yes
Set backup thread priority Yes Yes Yes Yes
"One Touch Backup" feature No No Yes Yes
Independent spanned backups Yes Yes Yes Yes
Back up empty folders Yes Yes Yes Yes
Delete sources after successful backup Yes No No Yes
Create backup log Yes Yes Yes Yes
Create backup catalog file Yes Yes Yes Yes
Run backup at system shutdown No No No Yes
Run backup at log-on or log-off No No Yes Yes
Free backup plugins Yes Yes Yes Yes
Possibility to set memory usage for backing up Yes Yes Yes Yes
Plug-n-Backup Yes No No No
Browsable file and folder selection Yes Yes Yes Yes
Assign volume labels for removable media Yes Yes Yes Yes
Assign label for each backup version Yes Yes Yes Yes
Backup Types Backup4all Portable Backup4all Lite Backup4all Standard Backup4all Professional
NEW: Smart backup Yes No No Yes
True incremental backup Yes No No Yes
Differential backup Yes No Yes Yes
Full backup Yes No Yes Yes
Mirror backup - without compression Yes Yes Yes Yes
Mirror backup with individual file compression (.zip) Yes Yes Yes Yes
Store multiple versions for full backup type Yes No Yes Yes
Store multiple versions for differential backup type Yes No Yes Yes
Store multiple versions for incremental backup type Yes No No Yes
Limit number of backup versions Yes No Yes Yes
Backup Format Backup4all Portable Backup4all Lite Backup4all Standard Backup4all Professional
Compress backup files (zip format) Yes Yes Yes Yes
Obfuscate file/folder name in zip archive Yes Yes Yes Yes
Support for zip64 technology Yes Yes Yes Yes
Choose zip compression level Yes Yes Yes Yes
Password protected zip files Yes Yes Yes Yes
Customize zip name prefix Yes No Yes Yes
Split zip files Yes No Yes Yes
One-to-one copy Yes Yes Yes Yes
Copy files with NTFS security permissions and alternate streams Yes Yes Yes Yes
NEW: Use NTFS change journal Yes Yes Yes Yes
Custom application data file locations No Yes Yes Yes
Backup Execution Backup4all Portable Backup4all Lite Backup4all Standard Backup4all Professional
Show backup progress Yes Yes Yes Yes
NEW: Compress catalog on destination Yes Yes Yes Yes
Execute all backup configurations in a group Yes Yes Yes Yes
Perform unattended backups using Windows scheduler No Yes Yes Yes
Command line No Yes Yes Yes
Test Backup4all Portable Backup4all Lite Backup4all Standard Backup4all Professional
Test backups Yes Yes Yes Yes
NEW: Test backup tags Yes Yes Yes Yes
NEW: Test & repair backups Yes Yes Yes Yes
Test FTP backups Yes No No Yes
"Test after backup" option Yes Yes Yes Yes
Set test thread priority Yes Yes Yes Yes
Backup test performed after writing each disc Yes No Yes Yes
Create test log Yes Yes Yes Yes
Feature group: Restore Backup4all Portable Backup4all Lite Backup4all Standard Backup4all Professional
Restore wizard Yes Yes Yes Yes
NEW: Schedule a restore operation No Yes Yes Yes
NEW: Restore using command line No Yes Yes Yes
Restore all files as of specific date Yes No Yes Yes
Restore specific backup increments Yes No Yes Yes
Filter files to restore Yes Yes Yes Yes
Restore to different folder Yes Yes Yes Yes
Restore selected file Yes Yes Yes Yes
Restore selected version of a file Yes No Yes Yes
Restore selected folder Yes Yes Yes Yes
Restore preview Yes Yes Yes Yes
Set restore thread priority Yes Yes Yes Yes
Create restore log Yes Yes Yes Yes
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NEW: Feature was added in Backup4all version 5.

Is there a feature that you would like to see implemented in Backup4all? If so, please contact us and share your suggestion, you have our promise that we will study it and if it proves to be an useful feature we will incorporate it in the next release.