Software Update: SyncBackFree

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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): Authentication method changed for Google Drive and Google Photos (new method required by Google)
  • (Pro): RunRunAfterBefore script call can now abort the profile
  • More likely to be able to suggest a UNC path for a drive letter
  • Partial folder selection icon in File and Folder selection window tweaked to make more obvious
  • (Pro/SE): When encrypting filenames in Zip files it is now clearer that you cannot use no compression and must use Deflate or BZip2


  • Creating new shared settings may not save shared settings
  • Double-clicking on a folder in the file and folder selection window was not expanding or contracting
  • (Pro): Compressed files were re-uploaded after a Force Rescan with Google Drive and Dropbox
  • When using DevArt and UTF8 then it may retrieve filename not using UTF8 if MLST is used
  • When using multi-zip a change in a folders date and time were not copied across
  • (Pro): Renew BackBlaze AUTH token before it expires
  • Cleaned entries no longer reappear in file and folder selection window when refreshing
  • In Group profile config window profiles that were in the group were not shown when filter changed
  • On When->Periodically can now set an only run between times that straddles midnight
  • (Pro): Sharefile: correctly encode filenames containing special characters during uploads

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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
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