OutBack Plus ~ Features and Specifications
OutBack Plus (OBP) is a comprehensive but very flexible tool for saving Outlook data. The program functions though a wizard driven interface which is designed to be used effectively by a novice as well as an IT professional.
Outlook Backup Features:
- Comprehensive Outlook backup - OBP saves all important Outlook data including:
Θ Personal Folder data...¤ Mail folders (InBox, Outbox, etc) and all personal mail folders
¤ Contacts and Address Book
¤ JournalΘ Outlook control files and settings...¤ Signatures
¤ Offline Storage, Offline Address Book
¤ Outlook bar settings
¤ Outlook Option Settings
¤ Global views and menu customizations
¤ Virtual business cards (VCF files)
¤ Message rules
¤ StationeryΘ Enhanced backup & restore support for Outlook 2003,2007,2010,2016...¤ Junk mail customization
¤ Custom favorite linksΘ Enhanced support for Office 2007,2010,2016...¤ Office 2007,2010,2016 Quick Access Toolbars
¤ Office spelling and proofing options
¤ Office custom dictionaries and auto correct lists
- Backup locked Outlook Files - OBP10 can make a backup of Outlook while Outlook is running (i.e. while Outlook data files are still open and in-use). This unique feature is available when using the optional "AJS Open File Manager" module.
- Advanced Restore Functionality - OutBack Plus gives you full control over the restore of Outlook data through four restore functions:
Θ "Full profile restore" - to restore all of the Outlook profile data and settings from the backup to replace an existing or a new profile. This is the default restore function.
Θ "Selected item restore" - to restore selected Outlook profile items and/or settings.
Θ "Search" restore function - to restore Personal Folder data to search for data in an old Personal Folder -- without affecting the existing Personal Folders.
Θ "Import" restore function - to restore Personal Folder data for import into an existing Personal Folder (allowing a merge of data folders).
- Support for multiple Outlook profiles
Θ Backup and restore multiple Outlook profiles at once
Θ Restore a backup with a single Outlook profile to a selected profile on a machine with multiple profiles
Θ Restore a profile to a different profile (cross profile restore).
Additional Backup Features:
- Backup additional data - OutBack Plus includes logic to backup (and restore) other data -- i.e. data other than Outlook data:
Θ Documents folder and the Desktop
Θ Internet Explorer favorites - and all critical settings - including IE8 parameters
Θ FireFox browser data and settings
Θ Google Chrome browser data and settings
Θ Opera browser data and settings
Θ Any additional data desired [using custom backup groups]
- Backup Jobs - OutBack Plus automatically remembers the set of items selected for a backup along with the other pertinent backup parameters (e.g. the backup location). You may have any number of "Jobs" which may then be used to perform:
Θ A scheduled backup using the simple OutBack Plus scheduler wizard.
Θ A repeat of the backup job without using the OBP Backup Wizard.
- Unicode Support - OBP10 fully supports the save and restore files with unicode file names.
OutBack Plus Specifications:
- Outlook compatibility - OutBack Plus works with all current versions of Outlook - including Outlook 2016, 2013, 2010, 2007, 2003 and 2002 (XP).
- Windows compatibility - OBP10 operates on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, XP, Media Center, and 2003. Both 32 bit and 64 bit versions of Windows are supported.
- Compressed backup files - Backup your Outlook Personal Folders (.pst files) and other data in a compressed, zip compatible, archive.
- Unlimited backup size - OBP fully supports the unlimited file sizes of Outlook 2003,2007,2010,2016. OutBack Plus will also split the backup into multiple 'chunks' so that the backup will fit onto smaller media.
- Backup verification - All backup files are fully verified to ensure the integrity of the data.
- Encryption - OBP includes full 256 bit AES encryption to protect the confidentiality of the data.
- Backup and restore logs - All actions are logged to confirm actions and assist with any support that may be required.
- Ancillary functions
Θ Automatic reminder to backup after a set number of days - according to your needs.
Θ Run Outlook and/or any program (with parameters) when backup is complete.