[Changelog] Backup4all 6

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Claudiu (Softland)
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[Changelog] Backup4all 6

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Below is the changelog for the public builds of Backup4all 6.0 - Backup4all 6.6. This version was first released in March 2016 and development ended in May 2021. It is currently NOT SUPPORTED, support ended in May 2021.

If you are looking for the latest version of Backup4all, you can download it here:
http://download.backup4all.com/download ... p-full.exe

Changes in Backup4all 6.6.408 (13-May-2021)
  • Fix: Links now open with the default browser
  • Fix: Activation issues
Changes in Backup4all 6.6.406 (11-May-2020)
  • Fix: Check for new plugins failed
Changes in Backup4all 6.6.388 (31-July-2017)
  • Update: Improved backups from/to network locations
  • Update: Japanese translation was updated
  • Update: Improved logging for backup servers
  • Fix: Import from previous version of Portable now works correctly
  • Fix: Check for updates failed in tray
Changes in Backup4all 6.5.373 (7-June-2017)
  • Update: Spanish translation updated
  • Update: Catalan language file updated
  • Update: German translation updated
  • Update: Activation form redesign
  • Fix: Improved blocked port detection for Cloud authentication
  • Fix: Backups to Dropbox did not work correctly in certain situations
Changes in Backup4all 6.4.355 (12-April-2017)
  • New: Added Burmese and Thai languages
  • Update: Limited file size to 9 GB to prevent server errors for OneDrive backups
  • Update: Interface updates for the setup screen
  • Update: German, Japanese, Portuguese, Slovak and Turkish translation updates
  • Update: Improved detection of removable drives
  • Fix: Quick test option was not saved in backup properties
  • Fix: Port detection issues for OneDrive backups
Changes in Backup4all 6.4.320 (22-February-2017)
  • Fix: Minor fixes
Changes in Backup4all 6.4.309 (26-January-2017)
  • New: Quick Test action for backup jobs
  • New: Quick Repair action to test and fix backup jobs
  • New: Quick Repair Catalog Only action
  • Update: Update: Better detection for Removable/External drives
  • Update: Update: Translation support for labels used in notification emails
  • Update: Update: Updated multiple languages
  • Update: Update: Partial redesign for Check for updates
  • Fix: Option to hide tray icon was overridden after an update
  • Fix: Small conflicts between different major versions on the same machine
  • Fix: Repair action for a job with no executions returned error
  • Fix: Smart file scanning mode was not working properly when files were deleted
  • Fix: Status for master password was not updated for Google Drive
  • Fix: File count progress was not displayed for Google Drive backups
Changes in Backup4all 6.3.278 (29-November-2016)
  • New: Added bandwidth control option for uploading backups to cloud destinations
  • New: Double-clicking the tray icon opens the main interface
  • New: Option to use "Smart file scanning mode" automatically based on file count
  • Update: The default system browser is now used to perform cloud authentication
  • Update: Log file will show Smart file scan mode selection status too
  • Update: Added restore location in the restore log too
  • Update: Allow users to continue Azure/Amazon backups even if the certificates cannot be validated
  • Update: Updated French, Ukrainian and Vietnamese languages
  • Fix: Test for cloud destinations when no configuration is set
  • Fix: Changed text in log for when the backup is executed with different permissions
  • Fix: Files were not deleted from destination when the path was too long for mirror backups
Changes in Backup4all 6.2.245 (20-September-2016)
  • New: You can now configure a proxy server (HTTPS/SOCKS) for activation
  • New: New options for Smart File Scanning mode based on source file count
  • Fix: Fix for backups with obfuscation
  • Fix: Small error when changing sources for mirror backups
Changes in Backup4all 6.1.236 (05-September-2016)
  • Fix: Fixed Google Drive error "Your browser is not supported anymore. Please update to a more recent one."
  • Fix: Backup to rebranded versions of OneDrive Business (i.e. via Godaddy) wasn't working correctly
  • Fix: German translation was updated
  • Fix: Access violation in certain situations when "Shutdown after backup" was checked
  • Fix: Small display error correction for free disk space Statistics
Changes in Backup4all 6.1.227 (26-July-2016)
  • Fix: Cloud backups are now faster (multiple speed related fixes)
  • Fix: Enhancements for the Plugin manager
  • Fix: Changing the language from Options didn't modify the tray messages language
Changes in Backup4all 6.1.188 (01-June-2016)
  • Fix: Design changes for the languages displayed in the Options dialog
  • Fix: Improved the login process when using OneDrive for Business as destination
  • Fix: Updated Slovenian language for the interface
  • Fix: Updated Czech language for the interface
  • Fix: Send emails for backup jobs even if license is expired
  • Fix: Updated Portuguese (Brazilian) language for the interface
Changes in Backup4all 6.1.180 (24-May-2016)
  • Fix: Fixed container/bucket name detection on Azure/Amazon S3
  • Fix: Fixed issue when using mirror backups with Google Drive as destination
Changes in Backup4all 6.1.174 (12-May-2016)
  • New: User interface is now available in German
  • New: Added French language for the user interface
  • New: Added Dutch language for the user interface
  • New: Added Italian language for the user interface
  • New: Added Spanish language for the user interface
  • New: Added Czech language for the user interface
  • New: Added Danish language for the user interface
  • New: Added Swedish language for the user interface
  • New: Added 10 more languages for the user interface (Chinese Simplified/Traditional, Japanese, Romanian, Indonesian, Korean, Malay, Portuguese, Serbian)
  • Update: Enhancements for the predefined backup plugins
  • Fix: Mirror backups on Google Drive ran inconsistently after the second backup
Changes in Backup4all 6.1.157 (12-April-2016)
  • New: Cloud backups to OneDrive for Business (PRO only)
  • Fix: Incorrect size shown for statistics when destination is full
  • Fix: Error when restoring an Outlook 2016 backup job
  • Fix: Scheduled Cleanup tasks were changed during import in certain situations
  • Fix: Error when opening locally a catalog from OneDrive (PRO only)
  • Fix: Error when restoring from mirror backups saved to SFTP (PRO only)
  • Fix: Test without providing the SFTP password returned an error (PRO only)
  • Fix: Fixes for Windows XP (import and manage jobs)
  • Fix: CD/DVD destination did not appear in Lite (LITE only)
Changes in Backup4all 6.0.137 (18-March-2016)
  • Fix: Error when selecting a folder in Options for cloud destinations
  • Fix: Other minor fixes
Changes in Backup4all 6.0.129 (03-March-2016)
  • New: Cloud backups to Google Drive
  • New: Cloud backups to One Drive
  • New: Cloud backups to Box Cloud
  • New: Cloud backups to Dropbox
  • New: Verify backup integrity before execution
  • New: Search file/folder in Backup view
  • New: Backup4all is now signed with a SHA-256 certificate, compliant with Microsoft Authenticode
  • Update: Backup Options interface updates
  • Update: New Backup Wizard interface updates
  • Update: Backup Properties interface updates
  • Update: Various other improvements
You can read the changelog for different versions of Backup4all here:
Backup4all 9.x (current version)
Backup4all 8.x (previous version)
Backup4all 7.x (older version)
Backup4all 6.x [YOU ARE READING THIS]
Backup4all 5.x (unsupported version)
Backup4all 4.x (unsupported version)
Backup4all 3.x (unsupported version)
Backup4all 2.x (unsupported version)
Backup4all 1.x (unsupported version)

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