[Changelog] FBackup 5

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Claudiu (Softland)
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[Changelog] FBackup 5

Postby Claudiu (Softland) » Fri Jul 19, 2013 12:48 pm

UPDATE: FBackup 6.0 was now released, the changelog for the new version is here - fbackup-6-t8540.html

Below is the changelog for the public builds of FBackup since the release of version 5.0. You can download the latest version of FBackup here:

[Current build] Changes in FBackup 5.5.839 (20-October-2015)
  • Fix: Scheduled tasks don't need elevated user rights to run anymore
  • Fix: Other small fixes

Changes in FBackup 5.5.835 (07-October-2015)
  • New: User interface is now available in Danish
  • New: Added Japanese language for the user interface
  • New: Added Korean language for the user interface
  • New: Added Portuguese Brazil language for the user interface
  • New: Added Serbian language for the user interface
  • New: Added Vietnamese language for the user interface
  • Update: Updated translations for Chinese Simplified, Czech, Dutch, Italian, Romanian and Slovenian
  • Update: Fully compatible with Windows 10

Changes in FBackup 5.4.813 (04-August-2015)
  • Update: Fully compatible with Windows 10
  • Fix: Scheduled jobs were not displayed in Windows 10
  • Fix: Other fixes for Windows 10

Changes in FBackup 5.4.810 (29-July-2015)
  • Interface now available in Czech
  • French translation updated
  • Russian translation updated
  • Tray popup menu captions fixes
  • Fixed some localization issues

Changes in FBackup 5.4.784 (12-May-2015)
  • Fixed an access violation error occurring when cancelling an action
  • Fixed error for the update check window position

Changes in FBackup 5.4.779 (11-May-2015)
  • Improved backup speed for mirror backups with multiple source files
  • Various interface updates
  • Allow special XML characters in paths and names
  • More information is added to the Installer Log
  • List excluded files in log
  • Check for updates didn't install the new version in some situations
  • Some keys were not removed from registry on uninstall
  • Default language chosen in installer was not used when starting the app

Changes in FBackup 5.3.723 (10-February-2015)
  • Notification pop-up window will show if there are important messages
  • Drastically reduced drive fragmentation for backups
  • "More details" button for notifications did not appear correctly
  • History was not updated after execution
  • List index out of bounds error received at limit file numbers
  • Update available window now displays program title
  • Add drive to new job created an invalid .ini file

Changes in FBackup 5.3.704 (10-February-2015)
  • Added Catalan language for user interface
  • The installer will check for updates and offer to install the latest version
  • Added backup type on statistics page
  • Folder name case is now updated in destination
  • Added more information to logs and updated messages
  • Service timeout when starting the computer due to antivirus scan delay
  • Restore was not working correctly in certain situations

Changes in FBackup 5.2.685 (21-January-2015)
  • Updated message that shows when an error occurs during installation
  • Added antivirus information in logs for troubleshooting purposes
  • Scheduled tasks were not copied with the job

Changes in FBackup 5.2.643 (24-November-2014)
  • Interface is now available in German
  • New updates can now be installed automatically
  • Added "Jobs with warnings" filter in the Navigation pane
  • Scheduled jobs now show an extra-icon in the main job layout view
  • Added new tag for "Scheduled jobs"
  • Jobs and tags are sorted alphabetically by default
  • In Card and List view mode you can do multiple selections using the keyboard
  • Notifications window completely redesigned (new actions, redesigned icons)
  • Total Backup time is now included in the log
  • Layout actions were renamed
  • All notification messages can be configured to display collapsed or expanded
  • Show number of jobs in status bar
  • "List index out of bounds" when dragging filter checkboxes
  • Type of source is included in the log file
  • Minor display fixes for radio buttons and tray icon
  • Installer text corrections
  • "Try Again" after cancelling an installation didn't work

Changes in FBackup 5.1.613 (24-October-2014)
  • Fixed "Access violation at address 0170B614 in module Fbackup.exe. Read of address 0000000C."
  • Added new text to installer window
  • Corrected some typos in several messages
  • Show explorer context menu didn't remain activated
  • Destinations radio controls were not aligned in new backup wizard
  • Save columns for scheduler view and other fixes for restore default layout
  • Language is preserved during updates

Changes in FBackup 5.1.596 (30-September-2014)
  • Preserve language during software update
  • bResourceStrings language file was not overwritten in temp after update
  • Sorting by size columns in test windows did not work
  • Show explorer context menu option was not saved on application restart
  • In some cases, the text files were opened automatically after restore

Changes in FBackup 5.1.589 (25-September-2014)
  • Added new language translations for the interface: Chinese Simplified, Dutch, Slovenian
  • SHORTCUTDIR was added as a parameter for installing the program via command line to tell where the folder in the start menu should be placed
  • Check destination is now done after "Run action before"
  • Improved loading time when unavailable mapped drives were used as destination
  • Fixed Editing/deleting scheduled task for backup jobs having long names
  • Taskbar icon was not visible when using old plugins and at activation
  • Corrected help links in New Backup Wizard and Register link in Startup dialog

Changes in FBackup 5.1.558 (18-August-2014)
  • Fixed errors during update on systems where Italian/French was default language
  • Updated language files
  • "Launch and visit site" button corrections
  • Fixes when changing the location of the temporary folder

Changes in FBackup 5.1.555 (13-August-2014)
  • Fixed errors during update on systems where French was default language
  • Fixes for installation in Chinese traditional
  • Unnecessary warning for splitting zip files in temp folder
  • Information about operating system, user rights, processor and locale is always added in log file
  • Fix empty backup when backing up folders with no files using a plugin
  • Added more USN journal info to log

Changes in FBackup 5.1.549 (07-August-2014)
  • Added Italian language for the interface
  • Independent test removes tested zip files from temp folder when completed
  • Calculated compression ratio is now more precise
  • Show support email when there's an installation error
  • Fixed AV when clicking on the update notification from tray

Changes in FBackup 5.1.541 (30-July-2014)
  • Added French language for user interface
  • Added Malay language for user interface
  • Added Indonesian language for user interface
  • Added Portuguese language for user interface
  • Added Spanish language for user interface
  • Added Swedish language for user interface
  • Added Chinese Traditional language for user interface
  • Improved backup speed for backup jobs with lots of files
  • Show file icons from system using file extension in sources and restore previews
  • Added "Last backup size" and "Total size of backup" for statistics view
  • Disabled context menu option re-appeared on updating
  • Layout was not preserved when reopening application
  • Using the F11 shortcut for scheduler did not work
  • Fix when expanding a folder for which GUI did not have the right to access it
  • Fixed mirror backup on empty folders with override filters

Changes in FBackup 5.0.483 (24-June-2014)
  • Windows 8 ReFS file system is now fully supported
  • Sort files and folders in backup view
  • .ost files are excluded from Outlook backups (those are not needed)
  • Disabled Try Again link when install conditions were not fulfilled during setup

Changes in FBackup 5.0.467 (29-May-2014)
  • Fixed GUI inconsistencies for 125% DPI and 1024x756 resolution
  • Some info notes will be always visible in log files

Changes in FBackup 5.0.463 (29-May-2014)
  • Multiple design fixes for the interface when using custom DPI settings
  • If VSS could not be started, the backup stopped with "no files to backup"
  • The name of the copied filter was generated incorrectly
  • Access violation when no sources were set (caused by import from previous versions)

Changes in FBackup 5.0.460 (27-May-2014)
  • Added new languages for the interface, Romanian and Malaysian
  • Disable journal by default
  • Handle catalogs with invalid signatures
  • Fix for moving plugins folder (when there is a job using the DLL plugin)
  • Change message when plugins are obsolete
  • Two scheduler options could not be used in Windows XP
  • Runtime error after installation in certain situations
  • The folder "Default" was still skipped during backups

Changes in FBackup 5.0.450 (21-May-2014)
  • NTFS Journal backup improvements
  • New updates to EULA
  • Added "Following drive(s) could not be found" message to log when a source drive is not available
  • Installation failed in some situations with an exception error
  • Tray notifications showed messages even when none were unread
  • Backup catalog error: "The process cannot access the file because another process has locked a portion of the file."
  • Fix for Blu-ray backups
  • Shutdown after action not executed (force parameter must be set is some cases)

Changes in FBackup 5.0.414 (02-Apr-2014)
  • Backup job for configurations plug-in had errors when backing up the tag
  • "Next scheduled backup" information more accurate in log
  • Security permissions were not backed up
  • "Default" users folder was not backed up when using filters
  • Files and folders are now case sensitive in backups
  • Improved French translation
  • Fix test for split files in backups using plugins
  • Fixed outlook backup problems
  • Empty warnings in log in certain situations
  • Refresh job status in GUI and tray after app restart
  • "Invalid floating point operation" and "List index out of bounds (-1)" exception errors

Changes in FBackup 5.0.396 (12-Mar-2014)
  • Update: Added French translation for GUI
  • Fix:Large backups to Blu-ray discs failed in some situations
  • Fix:Skip files instead of aborting backup for unreadable files in block backups
  • Fix:List header font size and row height fixes when using larger DPI
  • Fix:Cannot create file "autorun.inf" error in certain specific cases
  • Fix:Put the line with "search for warning and error" in info log

Changes in FBackup 5.0.389 (04-Mar-2014)
  • Fix: A focus rectangle will be shown in scheduler list/grid
  • Fix: Ribbon context menus were shown for history and scheduler even if unrelated
  • Fix: No errors were shown when the statuses for scheduled tasks were enabled or disabled
  • Fix: The destination link will not be loaded if not needed

Changes in FBackup 5.0.372 (21-Feb-2014)
  • Fix: Shutdown after backup didn't work in Windows XP/2003/2008 R2 (x64)
  • Fix: Custom icons for backup jobs were not correctly loaded
  • Fix: Runtime error when cancelling a Test operation
  • Fix: Language didn't stay selected when switching from English
  • Fix: Auto-dismiss "insert disk" notification when a disk is inserted during spanned backups
  • Fix: Notification sounds after backup didn't play entire audio
  • Fix: Modified text on notification message for spanned backups
  • Fix: Test after backup didn't verify last disk for spanned backups in certain situations
  • Fix: Shutdown after backup didn't work in certain situations for test, cleanup and restore operations

Changes in FBackup 5.0.360 (20-Feb-2014)
  • Fix: Improved the speed of mirror backups
  • Fix: Added additional information in error messages
  • Fix: "Invalid floating point operation" error in certain situations

Changes in FBackup 5.0.359 (13-Feb-2014)
  • Fix: FBackup was causing occasionally a computer restart on Windows 7 when no user was logged in</FIX>

Changes in FBackup 5.0.358 (12-Feb-2014)
  • Fix: Explore View ribbon menu was not shown in certain situations
  • Fix: In certain situations the tray notification app was consuming too much CPU, slowing down the system
  • Fix: Abort with "User press cancel" was not shown in log
  • Fix: Excluded files not removed even if option was checked for mirror backups
  • Fix: The system cannot find the file specified error when browsing for folder in New Backup Wizard

Changes in FBackup 5.0 build 357 (Feb 11, 2014):
  • Fix: Tray menu improvements
  • Fix: Show full setup download link on hash mismatch in web installer
  • Fix: Limit by file version was not loaded correctly from .ini
  • Fix: "Show warning and error messages when scheduled" wasn't showing up in logs
  • Fix: Runtime error when the app doesn't have enough rights to open an sqlite file
  • Fix: Several other minor fixes

Changes in FBackup 5.0 build 355 (Feb 07, 2014):
  • Fix: Username in scheduled backups was modified automatically in certain situations
  • Fix: Error "Cannot focus a disabled or invisible window"
  • Fix: Fixes for tray message notifications (now in perfect sync with main interface)
  • Fix: bTray.exe is duplicated when switching from all users to current user
  • Fix: Limit bService log size to 50MB
  • Fix: Access violation at address 05B4CF91 in module 'bResourceStrings.bpl'. Read of address 13CB800C.
  • Fix: Access violation at address 05B46473 in module 'bResourceStrings.bpl'. Read of address DC458910.
  • Fix: Several other minor fixes

Changes in FBackup 5.0 build 346 (Jan 31, 2014):
  • Fix: Settings folder path was reset without user interaction
  • Fix: Removable and external drive letters were not detected if FBackup was running as a standard user (without admin rights)
  • Fix: Improved GUI look for getting started and ribbon backstage on Windows XP and 2003
  • Fix: Miscellaneous errors when backing up open files
  • Fix: Error when comparing file versions
  • Fix: Microsoft Outlook backup problems

Changes in FBackup 5.0 build 336 (Jan 24, 2014):
  • Fix: "Restore Default Layout" was showing buttons from "Jobs" on other sections that shouldn't have those
  • Fix: Added debug log for loading file/folder dictionary and folder tree from backup catalog
  • Fix: Hash mismatch error while trying to install via the web installer in certain situations
  • Fix: Errors when trying to backup to Samba shares were not correctly reported
  • Fix: Access violation at address 009AC236 in module 'FBackup.exe'. Read of address 00000000.
  • Fix: Several other exception errors and minor fixes

Changes in FBackup 5.0 build 325 (Jan 15, 2014):
  • Fix: Import from previous versions will offer to copy application specific settings too
  • Fix: Display updates in List mode for running backups
  • Fix: Access violation at address 016242E1 in module 'FBackup.exe'. Read of address 0000000C.
  • Fix: Access violation at address 016245CB in module 'FBackup.exe'. Read of address 00000008.
  • Fix: Inconsistencies for messages displayed in tray
  • Fix: Error "This operation is not valid because the current image contains no valid header"

Changes in FBackup 5.0 build 314 (Jan 06, 2014):
  • Fix: Main update link from check for updates window was invalid
  • Fix: Empty notification window when opening from tray
  • Fix: "Cannot create a file when that file already exists" error for paths longer than 255 characters
  • Fix: Create schedule task fixes
  • Fix: Disabling or changing settings for scheduled jobs didn't work correctly
  • Fix: Error when creating scheduled jobs in Windows XP with "Run whether the user is logged on or not" option on
  • Fix: Other fixes

Changes in FBackup 5.0 build 309 (Dec 20, 2013):
  • Fix: Modified confirmation message shown when importing from previous versions
  • Fix: Several fixes when importing backups from other versions

Changes in FBackup 5.0 build 307 (Dec 18, 2013):
  • Fix: Fixed SQL access violation error (TSQLException error)
  • Fix: Runtime error at app startup
  • Fix: Access violation at address 77C9224D in module ntdll.dll

Changes in FBackup 5.0 build 305 (Dec 17, 2013):
  • Fix: Errors when backing up Outlook 2013
  • Fix: Errors in particular situations when backing up jobs on non-English systems
  • Fix: Errors during setup when using the web installer (unable to get the full setup)
  • Fix: Access violation at address 0052840B in module FBackup.exe. Read of address 00000260.

Changes in FBackup 5.0 build 304 (Dec 16, 2013):
  • Fix: "Destination error (code 127072568). Cannot find description of this error code." (occurred when adding files to an imported fast mirror backup job)
  • Fix: Some startup problems on Windows XP/2003
  • Fix: Other access violation fixes

Changes in FBackup 5.0 build 300 (Dec 11, 2013):
  • Scheduled tasks were not created with the highest privileges and thus open files were not backed up
  • License agreement was missing from the installer
  • Access violation when forcefully closing the tray icon and starting FBackup
  • Access violation at address 013E79F4 in module 'FBackup.exe'. Read of address 0000000B.
  • Access violation at address 0166B6D6 in module 'FBackup.exe'. Read of address 00000004.
  • Minor display corrections for higher DPI

Changes in FBackup 5.0 build 245 (Nov 25, 2013):
  • In some situations Windows was unable to boot in safe mode when the FBackup service was running
  • Several other minor bug fixes

Changes in FBackup 5.0 build 242 (Nov 18, 2013):
  • Check for updates now connects via https
  • Deleted files showed up as warnings on next run
  • "List index out of bounds (-1)" in certain situations
  • Access violation at address 00695F0A in module bBackup.exe
  • bTray was blocking shutdown
  • Several other minor bug fixes

Changes in FBackup 5.0 build 230 (Nov 06, 2013):
  • Drastically improved the backup speed when using the mirror type to backup lots of files (over 80% improvement)
  • More than 20 bug fixes

Changes in FBackup 5.0 build 218 (Oct 15, 2013):
  • Added new symbols for backup job warnings and errors to improve visibility
  • Added new option to disable the explorer context menu for FBackup
  • The built-in scheduled tasks were not imported correctly from version 4
  • In some cases the Mirror backup jobs were shown as Full backup jobs
  • Several access violation error messages fixed
  • Added ribbon button for quick comparison between FBackup and Backup4all
  • If the web installer encounters an error in downloading the setup, the link to the full installer will be offered

Changes in FBackup 5.0 build 192 (Sep 10, 2013):
  • "Start at Windows start-up" option was not saved when checked
  • Help page for the scheduler section was not loading
  • Selecting weekly/monthly option in scheduler without indicating the specific days/months, leads now to the page where the selection has to be made
  • Several access violation error messages fixed

Changes in FBackup 5.0 build 190 (Jul 19, 2013):
  • Completely redesigned interface (ribbon style)
  • Quick access toolbar
  • Navigation pane
  • Windows Explorer contextual pop-up menu
  • Show job details in card/list mode (with filters and groups)
  • Password storage management
  • Notification messages
  • Allow processes to use up to 4GB of memory
  • Access FBackup according to system privileges
  • Suspend application, cancel current and all jobs as actions in right-click tasks
  • Run missed schedules
  • Redesigned Plugin Manager (with automatic plugin load and customization)
  • Windows 8.1 full compatibility
  • Display progress for the current backup job

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