[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 2020. It is currently still SUPPORTED on the following operating systems: Windows 8, 7, Vista, XP SP3, Server 2012/2008/2003 (32/64-bits).

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 6.6.406 (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: Cannot create new scheduled tasks in Windows 10 Anniversary Update
  • 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 8.x (current version)
Backup4all 7.x (previous version)
Backup4all 6.x [YOU ARE READING THIS]
Backup4all 5.x (unsupported version)
Backup4all 4.x (unsupported version)

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