Release Notes – Retrospect Virtual

Retrospect Virtual 2020 - 20201207. – December 7, 2020

  • FixedFixed issue where VM virtual disk was inaccessible after restore for Hyper-V set
  • FixedFixed issue with performance of Hyper-V where Run Direct restore

Retrospect Virtual 2020 - 20200303. – March 3, 2020

  • NewManagement Console Integration
  • New50% Performance Improvement
  • NewSupport for Wasabi Cloud
  • NewSupport for Backblaze B2 Cloud
  • NewFlexible Licensing between VMware and Hyper-V

Retrospect Virtual 2019 - 20190305. – March 5, 2019

  • NewOffice 365 Protection
  • NewSupport for Windows Server 2019
  • NewSupport for Hyper-V 2019
  • NewSupport for VMware 6.7
  • NewSupport for Exchange 2019

Retrospect Virtual 2018 - 20181119. – November 19, 2018

  • FixedUnable to generate delta using CBT for Hyper-V Backup Set...."The number of CBT log files do not match the number of virtual machine 's preferred owners."
  • FixedFailed to generate delta file for Hyper-V Backup Set by using CBT. Reason = "Fail to parse offset -1 and the backup takes long time to complete"
  • FixedFail to CREATE/RESTORE 2016 Hyper-V Cluster Backup Set if a .vhds file is attached to VM in Hyper-V manager but DELETED/RENAMED
  • Fixed"Unable to generate delta using CBT..." is logged when using a Restored VM as backup source in 2016 Hyper-V Cluster Backup Set
  • FixedFail to restore VM with .vhds to ALTERNATE Location from the 2nd Destination in the destination list in 2016 Hyper-V Cluster Bkset
  • FixedHyper-V backup encounters ¡§Unexpected concurrent use of SharedBlockOutputStream...Total written size recorded in output stream does not match"

Retrospect Virtual 2018 - 20180904. – September 4, 2018

  • FixedFail to restore the VMware backup via feature "Granular Restore"
  • FixedHyper-V 2012 R2 VM backup is keep showing the message "Failed to upload file"
  • FixedFail to run VMware backup with erro "[erro] Skip backing up Virtual Machine"
  • FixedHyper-V 2012 R2 backup encountered "Attempting to perform the InitializeDefaultDrives o peration on the 'FileSystem' provider failed." error

Retrospect Virtual 2018 - 20180608. – June 8, 2018

  • FixedBackup user is created/Deleted unexpectedly if Admin/User create/delete account exit without saved and re-enter to click Save
  • FixedVMware Backup encounters "List VM Files. Error=File..... does not exist"
  • FixedVMware restore failed with "Deserialization failed" error
  • FixedHyper-V 2016 schedule backup error "Failed to take VM recovery checkpoint. Error = Object reference not set to an instance of an object"
  • FixedHyper-V 2012 backup with "Failed to generate delta file by using CBT. Reason = Log sequence incorrect..." and reupload full again
  • FixedVMware ESXi Restore "[] Path=xxx.vmdk Throwable= [F] [SFtpManager.getOutputStream.$1.close()] Failed to close 'xxx.vmdk' ERROR
  • FixedHyper-V 2012 backup with Failed to generate delta file by using CBT. Reason = Offset to change: xxx is over the disk size yyy
  • FixedHyper-V 2016 backup is stuck at downloading file list
  • FixedVMware restore job cannot be stopped properly when some files failed to upload when restore non-VDDK VM to ESXi server

Retrospect Virtual 2018 - 20180306. – March 6, 2018

  • NewManagement Console Replication
  • NewManagement Console Redirection
  • NewLinux Host Server Support
  • FixedUser Statistics Summary of multiple pages are displaying the same content
  • FixedAdd/Delete Backup User results in "Error = NULL" message prompts
  • FixedBetter error message for issue(s) encountered when restoring Hyper-V VM to alternate host
  • FixedUnable to perform Hyper-v 2012R2 Granular restore with "Fail to install "Virtual File System Driver" error
  • FixedHyper-V 2012R2 with Run Direct fails to start VM after restoring on another Hyper-v 2012R2
  • FixedHyper-V 2008R2 backup error “Cannot start shadow copy, reason =Failed to get VM State. Error = Invalid namespace”

Retrospect Virtual - 20170905. – September 5, 2017

  • NewGranular Restore for VMware and Hyper-V
  • FixedDigital Signature shown incorrect information
  • FixedvCenter backup fails with error "Reason = "Spooling file failed. "..." (Cannot remotely copy file from hypervisor (code 9205))."
  • FixedHyper-V 2012 Restore failed and the VM could not be booted into Windows
  • FixedFails to perform Hyper-V RunDirect Restore VMs on Hyper-V 2012R2

Known Issues

  • For this version, customers must export their data and uninstall the Management Console then install this build and import their data.

Retrospect Virtual - 20170515. – May 15, 2017

  • NewVMDK Replication
  • NewVMware Server 6.5 Support
  • NewHyper-V Server 2016 Support
  • NewWindows Server 2016 Support
  • FixedCannot restore Hyper-V guest to another Windows Hyper-V 2008 R2 SP1 host

Retrospect Virtual - 20170307. – March 7, 2017

  • NewProduct Launch