Software Update: SyncBackFree

2Brightsparks has released version of SyncBackFree. This program is the simplest and therefore also the free version of the backup software that this company has to offer. In addition to backing up, SyncBackFree can synchronize data. This can be to a location on the same or another disk, or to another medium, such as a CD-RW or USB stick, or to an FTP server or zip archive. In addition to this free version, there are also SyncBackSE and SyncBackProwhich are for 44 and 60 euros respectively additional functionality offer. The changelog for this release can be found below:


  • (Pro): Option to use LZMA compression for emailing compressed log files (decreases size of Zip by around 30%)


  • Czech translations
  • The pop-up menu in File & Folder Selection is now split vertically
  • Taskbar icon shows paused overlay now even if not using tray icon
  • Understands WSL2 path \\wsl.localhost\
  • Various small tweaks to the user interface
  • When using standard file copying, retry pause is longer with Windows error ERROR_NO_SUCH_DEVICE
  • (Pro): Enable multi-part uploads with Signature V4 when using Google Storage via S3 compatibility mode


  • Include new files pop-up menu items in File & Folder Selection window were incorrect
  • Password edit boxes color wrong when editing in a dark style
  • Improved FTP/SFTP server disconnection detection when using WoD
  • (SE/Pro): File and Folder selections not working with Touch when using variables
  • NTFS security changes with synchronization
  • (Pro): Google Drive HTTP 500 error when reading root folder content
  • Crash when scanning a folder that has junction points to drives not mounted via drive letters

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Release status Final
Operating systems Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Windows 11
Website 2Brightsparks
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License type Freeware