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- Added support for Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 18309

- Added support for Windows Store/Modern UI Apps (download the standalone app CloneApp UA)

- Several internal code optimizations

- Several UI optimizations

- Added support for VeraCrypt, Web Browser Passwords (using third party tool NirSoft WebBrowserPassView), Wireless Network Keys (using third party tool NirSoft Wireless key View), Windows Network Credentials (using third party tool NirSoft NetPass), Windows Taskbar

- Several minor bug fixes



- Optimized support for Windows 10 version 1809

- CloneApp gets a new Projects website - (redirect and referrer data in code has been revised)

- Optimized support for external Plug-ins "Installed Software" and "Product keys" (Installed Software is detected by Nirsoft UninstallView which has replaced the old Nirsoft MyUninstaller). Both Plug-ins exports its Data to a Text and now also to a HTML file (Horizontal)

You can use the new Add-on S for CloneApp to download external/Third-Party Apps and tools, e.g. Nirsoft ProducKey to extend the backup capabilities of CloneApp

- Optimized support for Windows MediaPlayer



- Fixed critical bug in command-line switch /CB and /CR (Backup to custom Output directory and Restore from Custom Ouput directory). In most cases the command-line switch has not been run.

- Fixed critical UI bug in quitting Plug-in Edit mode with hot key

- Updated Documentation (comprehensive update)



- Program Icon file is loaded dynamically from Data folder of CloneApp. The .EXE file itself weighs ~ 600kB less In this context, a issue has been fixed that caused on some system constellations (particular Windows 7 environments. The System finds a problem for which it has no error message, it simply says "Application has stopped working") that CloneApp could not start.



- Added new feature to Reset application settings, files and data specific to the application to factory defaults. If enabled (right-click on Apps window > Reset), a new context menu will appear which allows you to Delete (right-click again on Apps window > Delete) application configurations (ONLY for selected App).

- Added new feature to create a new and predefined Plug-in file (Hamburger/main menu > New > Plug-in)

- Added new commands DeleteFile, DeleteFolder, DeleteRegKey (for more Information about these commands, please look into the documentation)

- Optimized Plug-ins state saving routine. The function saves and closes the application faster. Plug-ins values are now also saved to the cloneapp.ini (the plug-ins.ini does not exists anymore)

- Fixed bug in Editing Plug-ins and the function "Save as new Plug-in" (added auto. refresh and import to Plug-ins/Apps list)

- Fixed bug in Theme customization

- Optimized UI of Left Navmenu, Hamburger menu and Info window

- Minor UI Improvements

- Minor internal Code Improvements



- Fixed bug in Localization import

- Fixed bug in Theme customization

- Redesigned Hamburger menu

- Optimized Refresh function in Apps > Right-click context menu

- Optimized support for Microsoft Edge

- Removed Yahoo Messenger support

- Updated German and Italian Localization file

- Added Dutch Localization file

- Minor Stability Improvements

- Minor UI Improvements



- Fixed Bug in BackupFile64 command (in Preview Mode directories were also showed)

- Added "Refresh" options to Apps list to reload Installed Plug-ins

- Optimized UI layout of Hamburger menu

- Optimized UI and extended Customizations options (Settings > Edit Interface)



- Optimized Apps Restore function (added more efficient function to create directories with multiple new parent directories in the specified path)

- Function for wildcard support in "BackupFolder" command is again enabled. Format "Folder*", e.g. BackupFolder=Version2018.*|Version2018 (supports wildcards). It supports also phrases in format "*Folder*, e.g. BackupFolder=*Version*|Version and also files.

- Optimized "BackupFile" command (Added support for all file types with same filename, e.g. BackupFile=Config.* (This could be a .TXT, .INI etc. file). All file types would be backed up.

- Revised Theme customizations from rgb color to hex colors (in format "12BAFE"). THE CURRENT THEME FILES ARE NOT COMPATIBLE WITH THIS VERSION OF CLONEAPP. PLEASE DELETE THE THEME.INI IN DATA FOLDER OF CLONEAPP OR DISABLE THE THEME. Updated Versions of the Theme files will be released shortly.

- Optimized internal Plug-in $AppEditor$

- Optimized Creation of Personal Apps folder

- Optimized support for AdwCleaner, GIMP, Dropbox

- Improved UI controls of settings window

- Updated Documentation

- Minor bug fixes



- Fixed critical bug in Apps Restore function



- Optimized Theme Import function (Realtime Import, there is no need to restart CloneApp!)

- Fixed critical bug in Theme Import function, which could lead to a App Crash on Windows 7 (x86 und x64) Systems

- Added Wildcard support for BackupFolder Command (Folder*, e.g. BackupFolder=Version2018.*|Version2018)

- Added function to Settings menu to customize and override CloneApp UI and advanced options (Theme files for CloneApp can be found here - -)

- Fixed critical Bug in Update check function (Newer Updates > Version 2.03.200 will not be showed as available on some Systems)

- Changed Localizations items (Removed: mnuEditTheme | Added: lblAdvanced; lblOptionsOverride; lblOptionsOverrideClose)

- Several minor UI improvements

- Several minor Bug fixes



- Several minor Bug fixes



- Several Stability and UI improvements

- Several Plug-ins optimizations

- New Projects website www.myClone.App



- Several minor Stability, UI improvements and Bug fixes

- Optimized support for qBittorent



- Added confirmation dialog whether a Backup should be performed

- Fixed critical Bug in Import of custom Themes (in some cases a disabled Hamburger menu could lead to a crash of CloneApp)

- Optimized Theme customizations function (the "Options" section in theme.ini overrides CloneApp options, also if the theme Status is disabled)

- Redesigned Info window

- Added support for Free Download Manager 5

- Optimized support for Windows Local Group Policy

- Optimized Update check function

- Optimized UI of left Navigation panel incl. Hamburger menu

- Several minor spelling improvements

- Several UI Improvements

- Minor bug fixes



- Fixed critical Bug in saving Configuration settings function

- Fixed Bug in Importing custom Theme files



- Redesigned Context-menu of Hamburger menu

- Optimized UI of Hamburger menu

- Optimized UI of Navigation panel

- Optimized UI of Statusbar

- Optimized Plug-in Detection function

- Added support for SyncBackFree

- Optimized support for IrfanView x64-bit

- Optimized support for several other Plug-ins

- Updated Documentation

- Optimized Theme customization

- Several minor UI Improvements

- Several minor spelling improvements

- Minor Bug fixes



- Optimized Program Icon

- Optimized Rules for running external Apps/Plug-ins. The command "ExternalPlug" has been changed to "PlugEx".

- Optimized UI of Hamburger menu and left Navigation panel

- Optimized Restoration function (searches for a recent backup) and added confirmation dialog whether a Restoration should be started.

- Optimized Theme customization

- Added new External Plug-in "Installed Software" (Nirsoft Utility MyUinstaller)

- Optimized External Plug-in "Product keys"

- Optimized support for Maxthon Cloud Browser

- Optimized UI of About window

- Updated Documentation to v2.xx

- Several minor Bug fixes

- Several minor UI Improvements



- Fixed a critial bug in the Plug-in version information module (Version informations were not displayed)

- Optimized Plug-in Import function (If the My Apps folder is enabled, Plug-ins will be automatically imported by default to this directory)

- Optimized UI of left Navigation panel (cleaner fonts/size)

- Fixed critical bug in the plug-in rules RunCommand and ExternalPlug (In some cases the commands were not executed)

- Fixed critical bug in Import of theme files (if none theme file was selected, CloneApp has crashed)

- Added real time refreshing of Plug-in informations after updates with the internal Plug-in editor

- Several UI/Resize Improvements in the Plug-in information module

- Fixed bug in theme customizations (RGB values for hamburger menu were not correctly set)

- Updated support for JDownloader 2.0, Smart Defrag 5, Everything, WinMerge

- Added donation link to the hamburger/main menu

- Several mimor bug fixes


v2.00.100 - Final

- Complete new ui resign (minimalistic, structured and clean. Works without any graphics and fits to the Windows 10 modern ui)

- Lean and faster code (40 % faster initialization compared to the first edition of CloneApp, less memory usage)

- Slimmed .EXE up to 30% (Without .ico file CloneApp weighs 450kb. Some not so poluar features like the Custom apps section where removed for now)

- New Desktop icon file (clear up to 256x256 px)

- Several plug-ins have been optimized and cleaned up (these are still downwardly compatible to the first edition of CloneApp)

- Added theme customizations (based on theme.ini in Data folder of CloneApp)

- Optimized Windows 10 support (better code and suitable ui)

- Optimized interal Plug-in editor

- Optimized Preview/Detection mode

- Optimized Restoration function

- Added optiomized German localization file (In addition to the English language file, this is also officially supported.)

- Several minor code optimizations

- Several runtime improvements

- Several minor spelling optimizations

- Several minor bug fixes

CloneApp is a free and portable program for Microsoft Windows devices to back up preferences, settings and other data of supported applications. CloneApp is highly customizable and can a be extended via "plug-ins", plain text files which define exactly which files, folders and Registry keys the program should preserve.

It requires Windows 10, 8.1, 8, 7 or Vista, including both 32-bit and 64-bit versions.


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