Carbon Copy Cloner is a popular software system, used for copying the hard disks. With the use of this software, the data of Operating System remain stored in the bootable volume. Ordinary or regular backup is not as good as Carbon Copy Cloner. In case of any disaster, simple booting from the backup will help the users to restore everything.
Fine-tuned interface- The interface of Carbon Copy Cloner is very simple. All the users can sort, group or schedule their tasks with no effort. From only one window, the users may also have accessibility to their disk center and run the process of backup.
Backup task notifications - CCC will send email to the users to give information on the backup results. The users need to configure the settings of their email account only for one time. Then, they can apply them for several tasks.
Scheduling tasks- Data backup may be scheduled, depending on your needs. The backup can be done on an hourly, weekly, daily or monthly basis. Thus, at any time, the users may have a connection to the backup drive. Creating the backup system is easy with the software.
SafetyNet - The software is effective for making bootable HDD clone and for having the copies of files (changed and deleted). While there is no space, SafetyNet feature is useful for freeing up space in an automatic way.
File filtering - With the help of CCC, it is easy to remove one or two folders. The users get the option of informing the major things that need backup. They can visualize custom filter effect. The software will give a report on the amount of data that should be presently backed up. Another panel, QuickLook displays file preview. It also helps in sorting the file list by choosing the size, date and name.
Task history - This is a chart, showing the performance of every task and the number of files or the amount of data to be copied, while running those tasks.
Checking backup health- CCC has removed the concerns on failure of backup as it runs corruption checking process for the identification of the damaged folders. It also replaces those folders automatically.
Cloning Coach- This feature alerts the users about all the issues on configuration of tasks. It also gives useful recommendation on dealing with the concerns.
About the developer
Carbon Copy Cloner has been created by, Mike (Bombich Software founder). Bombich Software is engaged in the OS X backup service. It is one of the leading Mac system backup solution providers since the year, 2002.