Backup4all is now used on NASA's International Space Station

Backup4all is now used on NASA's International Space Station

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There are 4 editions for Backup4all: Professional, Standard, Lite and Portable. Backup4all Professional is the fully featured edition, while Standard and Lite have fewer features enabled. Backup4all Portable is a portable version of Backup4all that can be installed ONLY on USB flash drives.

Backup4all Professional

Backup4all Standard

Backup4all Lite

Backup4all Portable


Backup Destinations
Professional Standard Lite Portable
Updated Cloud backups to Google Drive
Updated Cloud backups to Microsoft OneDrive
Updated Cloud backups to Box Cloud
Updated Cloud backups to Dropbox
Updated Cloud backups to Amazon S3
Updated Cloud backups to Azure
New Cloud backups to Hidrive
New Cloud backups to Hubic
New 37+ Amazon S3 Compatible cloud destinations
Backup to FTP (active/passive transfer modes)
Backup to FTPS (FTPES, FTP-SSL or FTP Secure)
Backup to SFTP (SSH File Transfer Protocol)
Backup to CD/DVD (single/dual layer)
Backup to Blu-ray/HD-DVD
Backup to external hdd (USB/Firewire)
Updated Backup to network drives
Backup to removable media (USB flash drive, floppy)
Backup to local hard drives
Backup to ZIP drives
Can be installed only on portable USB flash drives
Backup Execution
Professional Standard Lite Portable
Show backup progress
Compress catalog on destination
Updated Smart file scanning mode
Execute all backup configurations in a group
Perform unattended backups using Windows scheduler
Command line
Verify backup integrity before execution
Backup Format
Professional Standard Lite Portable
Compress backup files (zip format)
Obfuscate file/folder name in zip archive
Support for zip64 technology
Choose zip compression level
Password protected zip files
Customize zip name prefix
Split zip files
One-to-one copy
Copy files with NTFS security permissions and alternate streams
Use NTFS change journal
Custom application data file locations
Backup Sources
Professional Standard Lite Portable
Backup from local hard drives
Backup from CD/DVD/Blu-ray
Backup from external hdd drives
Backup from removable media
Backup from network drives
Backup from ZIP drives
Backup
Professional Standard Lite Portable
Updated Block-backup
Backup open files
Updated New Backup Wizard
Stop/cancel all backup jobs
AES encryption (128-bit, 192-bit and 256-bit)
Password store management
Select individual files and folders to be backed up
Updated Inclusion and exclusion filters for files and folders
Updated Create and use general predefined filters
Possibility to pause, resume or stop a backup
Override filters
Suspend application
Run missed schedules
Email notifications on success, errors, warnings
Run program/action before and/or after backup
Run program/action only once
"Clean backup" action with parameters
Clear backup before executing a scheduled job
Erase disc before backup
Use local catalogs
Play sound on success, warning, error
Set backup thread priority
One Touch Backup
Updated Independent spanned backups
Updated Back up empty folders
Delete sources after successful backup
Create backup log
Create backup catalog file
Run backup at system shutdown
Run backup at log-on or log-off
Updated Free backup plugins
Updated Plugin creator to generate your own plugins
Possibility to set memory usage for backing up
New Scheduled Suspend
Browsable file and folder selection
Assign volume labels for removable media
Assign label for each backup version
Search file/folder in Backup view
Backup Types
Professional Standard Lite Portable
Smart backup
True incremental backup
Differential backup
Full backup
Mirror backup - without compression
Mirror backup with individual file compression (.zip)
Store multiple versions for full backup type
Store multiple versions for differential backup type
Store multiple versions for incremental backup type
Limit number of backup versions
Interface
Professional Standard Lite Portable
Updated Customizable ribbon interface
Show job details in card/list mode
Navigation pane
Notification messages
Windows Explorer contextual right-click menu
Explore View
Backup View
Progress View
View backup statistics
Multi-language support
Group backup configurations using tags
Access application according to system privileges
Lock program interface with a password
Show "Getting Started" window
Show versions in Explore View
Start application at Windows startup
Minimize application to system tray
Add sources with drag-drop
Search as-you-type for backup jobs/tags in backup list
History window with backup, restore, test, cleanup logs
Show available space in destination on Statistics View
Create desktop shortcuts for backup jobs and backup tags
Default predefined backups
Microsoft Outlook backup plugin
Updated Quick access toolbar
Advanced backup properties configurations
Customizable backup options
Visualization modes for application startup
MSI setup for automatic deployment
Automatic updates
Restore
Professional Standard Lite Portable
Restore wizard
Schedule a restore operation
Restore using command line
Restore all files as of specific date
Restore specific backup increments
Filter files to restore
Restore to different folder
Restore selected file
Restore selected version of a file
Restore selected folder
Restore preview
Set restore thread priority
Create restore log
Test
Professional Standard Lite Portable
Test backups
Test backup tags
Test & repair backups
Test FTP/FTPS/SFTP backups
"Test after backup" option
Set test thread priority
Backup test performed after writing each disc
Create test log


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