Upgrading from Version 3 - 7 to Version 8
To migrate from version 3-7 to version 8, you need to order the respective upgrade. Follow these steps:
Note: The above screenshot may change from the time of publication (April, 2019).
If you don′t remember your registration numbers, or need assistance, please don′t hesitate to contact our support team:
Generally, it takes no longer than 10 minutes before the number is updated in our database.
For detailed instruction on re-registering, please see Registration.
Version 8 of Handy Backup has undergone a major update and is not compatible with earlier versions. The only way to migrate tasks from old versions to version 8 is to create these tasks again or to export and then import tasks* (starting from version 7.8.2). Follow these steps:
Note: Tasks using MS SQL and Oracle plug-ins will not available for transferring to version 8, as these plug-ins are deeply changed now!
Learn more about Export and Import tasks.
Otherwise, the only way to "export" Handy Backup tasks to version 8 is to re-create these tasks manually with all corresponding properties.
* Note that you can import tasks only in a purchased version Handy Backup, not in a free trial version!
To learn more about creating tasks, please see Managing Data.