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by cobian
Wed Nov 06, 2019 7:31 pm
Forum: Cobian Backup Support Forum
Topic: The source directory doesn't exist or couldn't be accessed
Replies: 3
Views: 22056

Re: The source directory doesn't exist or couldn't be accessed

Great! It's almost always an issue with permissions.
by cobian
Wed Nov 06, 2019 7:30 pm
Forum: Cobian Backup Support Forum
Topic: Full backup job not overwriting old backups
Replies: 5
Views: 28590

Re: Full backup job not overwriting old backups

If Create separated backups is unchecked, old backups will never get deleted (this option is only active when separated backups are used).
by cobian
Wed Nov 06, 2019 7:28 pm
Forum: Cobian Backup Support Forum
Topic: How to Change Backup Folder Names
Replies: 11
Views: 35936

Re: How to Change Backup Folder Names

If using full paths, the whole information about the backed up files is saved. For example E:\test\text.txt will be saved in the archive as e\test\test.txt (if I recall it correctly) if using VSC then e will be substituted by GLOBALROOT\Device\HarddiskVolumeShadowCopy1\test\test.txt", which is the a...
by cobian
Wed Nov 06, 2019 7:13 pm
Forum: Cobian Backup Support Forum
Topic: Sorting Issue
Replies: 4
Views: 21544

Re: Sorting Issue

Oh yes, that will be the case. The names are not identical so the rule here is: the one with the extra character (the space) gets sorted last.
by cobian
Wed Nov 06, 2019 7:12 pm
Forum: Cobian Backup Support Forum
Topic: Back up files
Replies: 1
Views: 19589

Re: Back up files

Do you have some cases added to your filters? (Task properties-Filters)
by cobian
Tue Oct 08, 2019 10:02 pm
Forum: Cobian Backup Support Forum
Topic: About this forum
Replies: 2
Views: 18259

About this forum

Hello! As you may know, I don't own, nor I maintain Cobian Backup anymore. I'm hosting this forum in order to offer some kind of support for the program even if my time is quite limited now days . I beg for your forgiveness and understanding if it sometimes takes some days (or weeks) for me to answe...
by cobian
Tue Oct 08, 2019 8:35 pm
Forum: Cobian Backup Support Forum
Topic: Differential backup - deleted missing source files
Replies: 7
Views: 35308

Re: Differential backup - deleted missing source files

You are right about the mirror not working on FTP sites. Thr mirror should work on your external drive, though.
by cobian
Tue Oct 08, 2019 8:33 pm
Forum: Cobian Backup Support Forum
Topic: Cobian Backup not working in Network Drive
Replies: 1
Views: 19264

Re: Cobian Backup not working in Network Drive

Does it work if you disable compression?
by cobian
Tue Oct 08, 2019 8:32 pm
Forum: Cobian Backup Support Forum
Topic: Adjust First time backup behavior - RESOLVED
Replies: 2
Views: 17594

Re: Adjust First time backup behavior - RESOLVED

Great! You could also have used Task-Reset archive attributes. It does the same thing as far as I know.
by cobian
Tue Oct 08, 2019 8:30 pm
Forum: Cobian Backup Support Forum
Topic: Systen Volume Information folder
Replies: 2
Views: 20956

Re: Systen Volume Information folder

Just add this folder to the exclusion list of your task.