2BrightSparks Newsletter October 2016


Welcome to the October 2016 newsletter from 2BrightSparks.

We are pleased to announce the latest release of SyncBackPro/SE/Free V7 and SyncBack Touch. We are also excited to announce an upcoming sales promotion at our web-store, and lastly, you can read about several new knowledge base articles we have published recently.

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SyncBackPro, SyncBackSE, SyncBackFree Update: V7.6.36.0

Get the latest and greatest V7 update to SyncBackPro, SyncBackSE and SyncBackFree.

For those who already have V5/6 installed, do not uninstall/re-install, or you will lose your profiles and settings. Simply install 'over the top' of your current installation.

Download SyncBackPro V7 | Download SyncBackSE V7 | Download SyncBackFree V7

Review the History of Changes

What if I use a pre-version 7 of SyncBackPro/SE/Free?

Read the article SyncBackPro/SE V7 Upgrades Explained for the full details, or check whether you qualify for a Free Upgrade Today (only for v4/5/6 users as the serial test will fail if you already have V7).

SyncBackFree, SyncBackSE and SyncBackPro

There are three versions of our backup program: "SyncBackFree" which is freeware, and "SyncBackSE" and "SyncBackPro" which are commercial programs.

Compare the Freeware and Commercial Versions

SyncBack Touch Update: V1.3.8

The latest revision of SyncBack Touch includes progress indicators during downloads and uploads (Android only), continuous background running as well as Windows 10 Anniversary Update improvements. Get the SyncBack Touch update here:

Download SyncBack Touch

Review the History of Changes

20% Storewide Discount from 15th to 17th Oct 2016. Use Code: 20OFF2BS

In case you missed our announcement in the previous newsletter, we have recently switched to a new web-store managed by FastSpring. In celebration of the successful launch of our new store, we are offering a 20% storewide discount for all our products! Simply enter the coupon code 20OFF2BS before checkout to apply the discount.

Please note that this promotion will only last for 3 days starting from 15th to 17th October 2016. You can visit our web-store here.

New Knowledge Base Articles at 2BrightSparks

Since our last newsletter our colleague, Swapna, has published four new knowledge base articles which covers solutions to recently known issues as well as the different types of SyncBack Touch licensing.

SyncBack scheduled runs failing with Windows 10 Anniversary Update

If you have recently updated the Anniversary Update on Windows 10, your scheduled SyncBack backups may fail to run with the error: The requested operation requires elevation (0x800702E4). This article describes how to solve the issue.

"System cannot find the specified file" error when creating a schedule in SyncBack

If you receive the above-mentioned error message when creating a new schedule during SyncBack profile creation, please refer to this article to resolve the error.

SyncBack Touch Licensing

We offer two types of licensing for SyncBack Touch – Personal and Commercial (business). This article explains the differences between these two Touch licenses as well as steps to register additional SyncBack Touch licenses.

Using SBMS as the License Manager for SyncBack Touch

For corporate/business customers who purchased SyncBack Touch licenses and would like to use our licensed management program – SyncBack Management System (SBMS) to register and manage SyncBack Touch, this article describes the steps to register your SyncBack Touch serials on SBMS.

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Software from 2BrightSparks

SyncBackPro is our flagship product and delivers professional-level benefits including support for Google Drive, OneDrive, Box, Dropbox, Amazon Drive, Amazon S3, Azure, Google Storage, Office 365 (OneDrive for Business and SharePoint), and SugarSync:

• Backup to the Cloud
• Backup To and From Email
• Scripting Support
• Powerful FTP engine with SFTP
• S.M.A.R.T. Warnings
• Copy Locked or Open Files
• Fast Backup and Intelligent Synchronization
• Zip64 compression with 256-bit AES encryption
• Extensive Help Documentation & Free Support

License: Commercial Software: Fully Functioning 30 Day Trial

Download SyncBackPro

SyncBackSE builds on the great features of SyncBackFree and provides the ability to backup locked/open files, a great FTP engine, Fast Backup, and much more...

Compare SyncBack Freeware, SyncBackSE & SyncBackPro

License: Commercial Software: Fully Functioning 30 Day Trial

Download SyncBackSE

Requires SyncBackPro or SyncBackSE

SyncBack Touch is a cross-platform service (Windows, macOS and Android) that allows SyncBackPro and SyncBackSE to remotely access a device’s file system in order to perform backup/restore and sync operations. Both SyncBackPro and SyncBackSE ship with two FREE connections to SyncBack Touch.

License: Free Software!

Download SyncBack Touch

The SBMS requires SyncBackPro.

The SyncBack Management System provides invaluable tools for the system administrator to monitor and manage multiple backup profiles across a network. Increase security, accountability and reporting:

• Manage profiles used by SyncBackPro
• Profile history and failure reporting
• Increased security procedures
• Fully integrated with the Free SBM Console • For XP and newer including Windows 8 (32 & 64 bit)
• Works across cable, Wi-Fi, Intranet & Internet
• Generous Licensing Policy
• Extensive Help Documentation

License: Commercial Software: Fully Functioning 30 Day Trial

Download SBMS

Enjoy our Freeware, try the enhanced commercial versions, then stick with what suits you best... Compare SyncBack Freeware, SyncBackSE & SyncBackPro. SyncBackFree gives you:

• Backup and Synchronize: Copy files in both directions
• Restore backup files easily
• Email logs
• Run programs before and after profiles
• Schedule backups
• Unicode enabled for non-English filenames
• Simple and Advanced mode
• Runs on Windows 8, 7, Vista, and XP
• Extensive Help Documentation
• Completely Free!

License: Free Software!

Download EncryptOnClick

OnClick Utilities is a suite of powerful software programs from 2BrightSparks that will transform your daily computing experience. Four programs in the suite are available as freeware. Enhanced versions of these programs are unlocked by paying for a license. Entering the serial number once gives full access to the whole OnClick Utilities Suite.

License: Freeware and Commercial Software

Download OnClick Utilities

Discover SyncBackPro


With complete and customized control of how and when you want to perform your backups, coupled with a feature list second to none, SyncBackPro is the professionals' tool of choice to backup Windows, Android, and OS X to any drive and over the Cloud...


Download SyncBackPro

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