CloneApp – a utility for creating backups of settings popular programs
After a complete reinstallation of the Windows operating system users also have to re-install the required software and then to work with his setup. The occupation is, frankly, tedious and unpleasant, furthermore, it takes the user a lot of useful time. In this case, the backup software settings would be handy, but how to create them? And is it possible?
Yes, it’s real. To simplify the setting you want to reset applications and at the same time save your time will help free program CloneApp designed to create backups of settings popular programs. Scanning the system partition, this tool backs up directory profiles and database files, registry entries and other personalized data that enables you to quickly restore application settings when re-installation in case of reinstalling Windows or transferring programs to another computer.
CloneApp equipped with simple and convenient interface with a minimal set of tools and settings. The utility does not require installation and can be run from any portable media. By the way, the backup settings are stored directly in the directory utility, so you will easily be able to port them to another machine. There is nothing difficult in working with CloneApp no. In the list of Apps mark the checkboxes of the application whose settings you need to reserve and then click «Start CloneApp».
The time required for backup may vary from fractions of seconds to minutes or more. It all depends on the amount of user data. To backup archiver WinRAR takes less than a second, and copying Google Chrome, you may need about 20-30 seconds depending on the amount of cache and other temporary data stored in the user directory of the browser. After booking process is completed, the right side of the window CloneApp the message «Backing up process completed». Reverse the procedure for resetting is as simple, only in this case you must click «Restore».
At the moment, our database software products supported CloneApp contains approximately 140 freeware and shareware applications. In case the desired application in the list will not appear, the developers provided the ability to manually backup, but the user will need to specify the directories reserved program and the corresponding keys in the system registry. This can be a problem, but don’t be upset. As the project will develop, in the list of applications will appear in the new program.
this useful tool is available for free from the developer’s site www.mirinsoft.com/index.php/download/viewdownload/39-cloneapp/180-cloneapp-portable. CloneApp compatible with all popular Windows editions, advertising does not contain the interface language is English. Before restoring settings reserved application on another computer it is advisable to check the directory path for backups.