Bombich unveils Carbon Copy Cloner 3

Bombich Software has updated Carbon Copy Cloner 3, a new version of the Mac to Mac cloning software. The new version features a redesigned interface and Intel compatibility among the many changes.

According to Bombich, users have better control over what gets backed up, and are provided with detailed information about the progress of their backup. The new version also provides support for block-level clones, a cloning method that is unsurpassed in providing data fidelity, the company said.

Carbon Copy Cloner 3 also includes an optimized version of rsync, the open source tool that allows for incremental transfers. Scheduling has received an update as well, adding more control over when backups are done.

Carbon Copy Cloner 3 is released as uncrippled shareware — if you like it, you are asked to make a donation.

This story, "Bombich unveils Carbon Copy Cloner 3" was originally published by PCWorld.

  
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