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Carbonite Windows Version Release Notes

Carbonite Version 6.3.6 is the latest release for Windows on Carbonite Safe and Safe Backup Pro plans.

You can upgrade to the latest version of Carbonite by reinstalling Carbonite Safe.

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Carbonite version 6.3.6

Functionality and Usability Enhancements:

  • The current SSL server certification expires on May 30th, 2020. The SSL certification was updated to prevent backups from stopping in May.

Carbonite version 6.3.5

  • Pending OneDrive alias File On-Demand files will now be removed from the pending count when File On-Demand is enabled.
  • Backed up OneDrive File On-Demand files will now be marked as missing and purged per retention policy when File On-Demand is enabled.

Carbonite version 6.3.4

  • Excluded backup of OneDrive Files On-Demand aliases to improve backup performance. OneDrive files that are not aliases and are selected will continue to back up as normal.
  • Added messaging for Auto-renewal changes.

Carbonite version 6.3

The Carbonite Computer Backup (CCB) 6.3 release delivers an entirely new Restore Interface for the Windows Application UI, which allows customers to manage all of their data more easily and confidently. The new UI is more intuitive and easier to navigate than ever.

Functionality and Usability Enhancements:

  • Created a simplified restore path by auto-mapping the user profiles and drives if a match exists between the old and the new computer.
  • Enabled the restore to a desktop folder.
  • Allowed users to create Windows user accounts without a password.
  • Improved the non-admin restore flow with better messaging.
  • Switched from frozen mode to recover mode.
  • Added messaging to address lack of hard disk space during a restore.
  • Simplified the restore progress at the file level.
  • Updated the Search and Restore feature.
  • Created a new customer-centric restore report.
  • Power settings are enabled during a full restore and reverted once restore is complete.
  • Restore percentage is preserved after a computer reboot or connection loss.

Carbonite version 6.2

Functionality and Usability Enhancements:

  • Added a Search and Restore option when right-clicking the Carbonite icon in your Windows notification area.

Issues Addressed:

  • Addressed a reporting issue regarding the maximum restore size.

Carbonite version 6.1

Functionality and Usability Enhancements:

  • Overhauled the Carbonite user interface to improve the user experience.