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Retention of Deleted Files for Carbonite Safe

  • This article is for Windows and Mac

Carbonite will keep a copy of your files in the backup as long as the files exist on your computer and the files are selected for backup. If a file is deleted from your computer and Carbonite is backing up, the file will be removed from Carbonite after 30 days (15 days for trials).


If you delete a file from your computer on December 1st, the file will removed from Carbonite on December 31st.