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Carbon Copy Cloner 6.0.2 Agen Schmitz No comments

Carbon Copy Cloner 6.0.2

Maintenance release with bug fixes and improvements following recent major upgrade. ($39.99 new, free update, 19.7 MB, macOS 10.15+)

Carbon Copy Cloner 6.0 Agen Schmitz 16 comments

Carbon Copy Cloner 6.0

Major update for the drive-cloning and backup utility with faster backups and a redesigned interface. ($39.99 new, free update, 19.4 MB, macOS 10.15+)

Carbon Copy Cloner 5.1.26 Agen Schmitz No comments

Carbon Copy Cloner 5.1.26

Bug-focused maintenance release for the drive-cloning and backup utility. ($39.99 new, free update, 19.5 MB, macOS 10.10+)

Adam Engst 105 comments

The Role of Bootable Duplicates in a Modern Backup Strategy

macOS 11 Big Sur has thrown a cryptographically signed monkey wrench into the inner workings of backup apps that make bootable duplicates. There are now workarounds, and Apple promises to fix the necessary underlying tool, but Adam Engst suggests that we need to rethink the role bootable duplicates play in a modern backup strategy.

Carbon Copy Cloner 5.1.25 Agen Schmitz No comments

Carbon Copy Cloner 5.1.25

Brings a smattering of bug fixes and improvements to the drive-cloning and backup utility. ($39.99 new, free update, 19.4 MB, macOS 10.10+)

Carbon Copy Cloner 5.1.23 Agen Schmitz No comments

Carbon Copy Cloner 5.1.23

Updates the drive-cloning and backup utility to support making bootable backups of a macOS 11 Big Sur startup disk on Intel-based Macs. ($39.99 new, free update, 18.8 MB, macOS 10.10+)

Carbon Copy Cloner 5.1.22 Agen Schmitz 5 comments

Carbon Copy Cloner 5.1.22

Addresses an issue that prevented the drive-cloning and backup utility from accessing a new Apple data store introduced in macOS 10.15.7 Catalina. ($39.99 new, free update, 14.7 MB, macOS 10.10+)

Adam Engst 37 comments

Moving to a New Mac: What’s Left to Do After Migration?

When you buy a new Mac and migrate your old Mac’s files to it during setup, Setup Assistant moves over numerous settings and configurations. But don’t assume you’ll just be able to pick up exactly where you left off, since there are quite a few apps and services that require additional post-migration attention.

Carbon Copy Cloner 5.1.21 Agen Schmitz No comments

Carbon Copy Cloner 5.1.21

Adds an exclusion for a system cache folder causing stalls on macOS 10.15.6 Catalina. ($39.99 new, free update, 14.6 MB)

Carbon Copy Cloner 5.1.20 Agen Schmitz No comments

Carbon Copy Cloner 5.1.20

Drive-cloning and backup utility reverts to using its own file copier for establishing new bootable backups after the macOS Catalina 10.15.6 update. ($39.99 new, free update, 14.6 MB)

Carbon Copy Cloner 5.1.19 Agen Schmitz No comments

Carbon Copy Cloner 5.1.19

Addresses a handful of failure conditions with Apple's APFS replication utility. ($39.99 new, free update, 14.6 MB)

Carbon Copy Cloner 5.1.18 Agen Schmitz 12 comments

Carbon Copy Cloner 5.1.18

Addresses a bug introduced by Apple in macOS 10.15 Catalina that prevented CCC from creating bootable backups. ($39.99 new, free update, 14.6 MB)

Carbon Copy Cloner 5.1.17 Agen Schmitz No comments

Carbon Copy Cloner 5.1.17

Ensures that creating new tasks via the menu bar application now works more consistently. ($39.99 new, free update, 14.5 MB)

Carbon Copy Cloner 5.1.16 Agen Schmitz No comments

Carbon Copy Cloner 5.1.16

Brings bug fixes and improvements to the drive-cloning and backup utility. ($39.99 new, free update, 14.5 MB)

Carbon Copy Cloner 5.1.15 Agen Schmitz No comments

Carbon Copy Cloner 5.1.15

Makes some tweaks to the app's HFS+ to APFS conversion and adds a timeout mechanism to volume unmount requests. ($39.99 new, free update, 16 MB)