[Changelog] FBackup 9

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Claudiu (Softland)
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[Changelog] FBackup 9

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Below is the changelog for the public builds of Fbackup 9. This version was first released in March 2021 and it is still being enhanced. It is SUPPORTED on the following operating systems: Windows 10, 8, 7, Vista, XP SP3, Server 2019/2016/2012/2008/2003 (32/64-bits).

You can download the latest version of Fbackup from:

NOTE: Version 9 installs separately from the previous versions (doesn't overwrite those), and offers a way to import backup jobs from other detected versions.

Changes in FBackup 9.4.460 (6-December-2021)
  • Fixed: Empty catalog cloning
Changes in FBackup 9.4.458 (2-December-2021)
  • Fixed: Prevent bug reports in ExploreView
  • Fixed: AV Error when triggering a full backup for a differential one
  • Fixed: Cannot import jobs from v4
Changes in FBackup 9.4.452 (25-November-2021)
  • Added: Show information about configuration jobs that cannot be imported
  • Fixed: Could not start backup for empty tag
  • Fixed: Access violation in module KERNELBASE.dll
  • Fixed: File progress for mirror with zip
Changes in FBackup 9.4.448 (19-November-2021)
  • Added: Backup plugin for Epic Browser
  • Added: Backup plugin for ACDSee
  • Fixed: Mirror with zip on Google Drive created duplicate files in certain situations
  • Fixed: Restore mirror with zip showed an incorrect file date
  • Fixed: Close VSS helper app when no jobs are running
  • Fixed: Different file size for some mirror backups
  • Fixed: Data error warning
  • Fixed: Some occasional volume shadow copy issues
  • Fixed: USN journal
Changes in FBackup 9.3.434 (1-November-2021)
  • Fixed: Cannot import jobs with plugins from v8 to v9
  • Fixed: List index out of bounds error for some specific backups
  • Fixed: Duplicate files for Outlook backups in certain situations
Changes in FBackup 9.3.428 (18-October-2021)
  • Fixed: Duplicate entries in FileVersions/FolderVersions for excluded files/folders
  • Fixed: "All files skipped, nothing to backup error" for some backup jobs
  • Fixed: Backup for files with long paths
Changes in FBackup 9.3.420 (11-October-2021)
  • Added: Full compatibility with Windows 11
  • Updated: Improved memory usage when backing up more than 1.5 million files
  • Updated: Improved backup speed for backup types that use compression
  • Updated: Improved test speed (faster CRC calculations)
  • Fixed: Cannot delete folder warnings for mirror backups using encryption and obfuscation
Changes in FBackup 9.2.413 (22-September-2021)
  • Updated: Portuguese language
  • Fixed: Cannot restore mirror backup created with some specific plugins
  • Fixed: Restore log text when using different location
  • Fixed: File with special characters was not deleted from destination
  • Fixed: Preparing shadow copy incorrect log message
  • Fixed: Restore registry entries for some particular backup plugins
Changes in FBackup 9.2.405 (9-September-2021)
  • Added: Automated file copy method switch to optimize backup speed for files larger than 1GB
  • Added: Command line option to import backup jobs for all Windows users
  • Updated: Slovenian language completed
  • Updated: Romanian language completed
  • Updated: Deleted zip files are included in logs too
  • Updated: Log limit number of backups for all storages
  • Updated: Mirror backup speed improvements
  • Updated: Log files are outputted in UTF-8
  • Updated: Implemented new Dropbox API
  • Fixed: Limit backup versions was not working on Google Drive
  • Fixed: Limit number of backups/files not enabled when editing properties
  • Fixed: Test fixes for empty folders
  • Fixed: Customize filter with Users folder was not shown in Explore View
  • Fixed: Drag and drop source file/folder issue in some situations
  • Fixed: Unneeded scroll into view when backup list progress is updated
  • Fixed: Some notification settings were missing
Changes in FBackup 9.1.369 (14-July-2021)
  • Updated: Romanian translation
  • Fixed: Source folders were duplicated in rare situations for mirror backups
  • Fixed: Crash when loading a backup job using a locked predefined destination
  • Fixed: Restoring a backup using Google Chrome plugin on a different machine had errors
Changes in FBackup 9.1.357 (08-July-2021)
  • Added: Warning notices with extra details for backup plugins
  • Updated: Improved job import from previous versions
  • Updated: Korean translation
  • Fixed: Selecting a customized filter in rare situations returned an error
  • Fixed: Folder filters when using non windows sources
  • Fixed: Test and restore not working for imported v8 backups using IE favorites plugin
  • Fixed: Invalid strings in some languages
  • Fixed: Mirror VSS problems (backup was frozen in some rare situations)
Changes in FBackup 9.0.333 (25-June-2021)
  • Updated: Brazilian Portuguese translation
  • Updated: Dutch translation
  • Updated: Slovenian translation
  • Updated: Turkish translation
  • Fixed: Error when selecting a customized filter in some situations
  • Fixed: Crash in some situations when catalogs got larger than 6GB
  • Fixed: Add folders window did not show the folders to be added in some cases
  • Fixed: All files were skipped when use local catalogs was off and destination was USB
Changes in FBackup 9.0.323 (16-June-2021)
  • Updated: Polish translation for the interface
  • Updated: Italian translation for the interface
  • Fixed: Warnings in rare cases when testing backup jobs using app configuration plugin sources
Changes in FBackup 9.0.317 (11-June-2021)
  • Fixed: FBackup configurations backup warning in rare situations
  • Fixed: Incorrect excluded or deleted flags for particular mirror backups
  • Fixed: Volume shadow copy error for some backups using plugins
Changes in FBackup 9.0.307 (04-June-2021)
  • Updated: Danish translation
  • Updated: Finnish translation
  • Fixed: Bad Request errors for backups to Google Drive in some rare situations
  • Fixed: Testing ZIP files for backups with cloud sources had errors in some cases
  • Fixed: In some situations include filters were not applied to folders
  • Fixed: Time stamp was missing in ZIP files when using plugin sources
Changes in FBackup 9.0.299 (31-May-2021)
  • Updated: Danish language
  • Fixed: Loading backup jobs was slow for some particular backup jobs
  • Fixed: Path was not found error in rare situations for full backups using plugins
Changes in FBackup 9.0.297 (27-May-2021)
  • Fixed: Use only archiving bit did not work correctly all the time
  • Fixed: Invalid backup error for full backups on large files in some situations
  • Fixed: Overriding filters were not working correctly for some particular jobs
  • Fixed: Catalogs were not included when using the FBackup plugin in some situations
  • Fixed: Testing backup jobs using the FBackup plugin erroneously showed missing config files
Changes in FBackup 9.0.290 (25-May-2021)
  • Updated: Better plugin management when opening backups
  • Fixed: Warnings on backups that used obfuscation in certain situations
  • Fixed: Files not found when testing backup jobs for Microsoft Outlook in some situations
Changes in FBackup 9.0.287 (21-May-2021)
  • Fixed: Importing jobs with unavailable plugins failed in certain situations
  • Fixed: Could not apply catalog patch error on backup jobs for some Firefox versions
Changes in FBackup 9.0.285 (20-May-2021)
  • Fixed: SQL error on restore
  • Fixed: Customize filters bug
Changes in FBackup 9.0.279 (18-May-2021)
  • Fixed: "Lock destination" option was not saved in new backup wizard
  • Fixed: Block backup for plugin sources failed in some situations
  • Fixed: Backup to LAN when no user is logged on
Changes in FBackup 9.0.274 (14-May-2021)
  • Fixed: Error when browsing for sources from cloud folders
  • Fixed: Cloud destination upload for large files (over 6GB)
Changes in FBackup 9.0.271 (12-May-2021)
  • Fixed: Block backup error for large files
Changes in FBackup 9.0.270 (11-May-2021)
  • Fixed: Scheduler error in certain situations
  • Fixed: Applypatch16 error for imported plugins
  • Fixed: Add folder window was not resizable
  • Fixed: Sources were listed two times in explore view
Changes in FBackup 9.0.266 (10-May-2021)
  • Fixed: Block backup from Dropbox returned a zip error
  • Fixed: Files were backed up every time in certain situations
  • Fixed: Error with backup history reporting
  • Fixed: Some extra mirror logging
  • Fixed: Log import error
Changes in FBackup 9.0.263 (07-May-2021)
  • Fixed: Icon not showing in open window
  • Fixed: Plugin button position in sources

Changes in FBackup 9.0.261 (05-May-2021)
  • Fixed: Import from old versions (i.e. v5) showed no history
  • Fixed: Appcrash fix when using different source types
Changes in FBackup 9.0.258 (05-May-2021)
  • Fixed: Large fonts display
  • Fixed: AV when running a backup on two plugins
  • Fixed: Some Google Drive sources are not considered
  • Fixed: Filters are not saved correctly
  • Fixed: Warning on test for backups to Google Drive
Changes in FBackup 9.0.238 (27-April-2021)
  • Fixed: Error when importing backup jobs from previous versions with scheduled tasks
Changes in FBackup 9.0.234 (22-April-2021)
  • Fixed: Warnings when running mirror backups for FBackup's configurations
Changes in FBackup 9.0.223 (09-April-2021)
  • Fixed: Backup wizard issues
  • Fixed: Links were open with Internet Explorer instead of the default browser
  • Fixed: Import jobs window - order by name doesn't work correctly
Changes in FBackup 9.0.221 (08-April-2021)
  • Fixed: Some files were backed up every time
  • Fixed: Cannot restore backup with zip using a plugin
  • Fixed: False missing warning for folders which exist
  • Fixed: Plugin and upgrade fixes
  • Fixed: My Documents backup plugin fix
  • Fixed: Size of file in destination is different than size stored in catalogue
Changes in FBackup 9.0.199 (19-March-2021)
  • Fixed: There are no source drives that support Volume Shadow Copy error on job import
  • Fixed: Failed to restore error on imported mirror backup job
Changes in FBackup 9.0.198 (17-March-2021)
  • Added: Old catalogs are renamed and kept when importing jobs from previous versions
  • Added: Summary is saved to log file for easier troubleshooting
  • Fixed: Previous executions were deleted when create full paths was disabled for imported jobs
  • Fixed: Cannot create folder error (the parameter is incorrect)
Changes in FBackup 9.0.194 (11-March-2021)
  • Fixed: Cloud to cloud mirror backup fix
Changes in FBackup 9.0.192 (10-March-2021)
  • Added: Backup files from Dropbox
  • Added: Backup files from Google Drive
  • Added: Track time needed for upload/download when using cloud as source/destination
  • Added: Multiple different source types in one backup job (plugin + cloud + local sources in one job)
  • Added: Option to use HTTP in case HTTPS fails when checking for updates

You can read the changelog for different versions of FBackup here:
FBackup 8.x (previous version)
FBackup 7.x (old version)
FBackup 6.x (unsupported version)
FBackup 5.x (unsupported version)

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