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Release Notes for inSync Client v6.1.0

This article applies to inSync Client v6.1.0 and v6.1.1. inSync Client v6.1.1 is a patch release over inSync Client v6.1.0.

What's new with inSync Client v6.1.1?

Druva is excited to announce the release of inSync Client v6.1.1 (for inSync Cloud and GovCloud). inSync Client v6.1.1 is a patch release over the previous version - v6.1.0.

inSync Client v6.1.1 includes the following enhancements:

Enhanced UI for data restore activity performed using the inSync Client

inSync Client Restore UI is enhanced (only for inSync Cloud users) for ease of use with the following enhancements:

  • Snapshot listing 
    Enhanced Snapshots selection window that groups and displays all the available snapshots based on date and time.
  • Files and folder listing
    Enhanced tree view that lists the folders, sub-folders, and files, to quickly browse and select for restore.
  • Search results window
    Enables the selection of multiple files and folders for restore.
  • Custom location
    Quickly browse and select a custom location on the device to restore the data.

To learn more about the enhancements, see inSync Client Restore User Interface Enhancements.

OS-specific enhancements with inSync Client v6.1.1

inSync Client for MacOS

  • inSync Client v6.1.1 supports macOS Mojave (version 10.14).

  • Support for the new user data protection feature introduced in macOS Mojave. It allows inSync Client users to provide access to protected locations for backup and restore. To learn more about the actions that inSync Client users need to take, see inSync Client changes for macOS Mojave (version 10.14).

  • Adherence to the Quality of Service (QoS) guidelines for Mac. This makes macOS Mojave remain more responsive and efficient.

  • Improvements to CPU performance during the backup estimation phase for the first backup as well as incremental backups.

inSync Client for Windows OS

  • inSync Client v6.1.1 contains minor improvements and bug fixes.

 

Druva recommends that you upgrade the inSync Client to v6.1.1 before upgrading to macOS Mojave.

Fixed Issues

Issue Descriptions

48964

Proxy settings saved on an earlier version of inSync Client were not applied after upgrading inSync Client to the latest version.

48837 Backups failed with inSync Client running on Windows OS with the Creators Update 1803, wherein if the user has configured OneDrive or Sharepoint mapped folders for backup.
48505 Users with Windows 10 devices having inSync Client and Ivanti Configuration Manager installed on it experienced a delay in the shutdown of their devices.
48360 inSync Clients installed on the devices running on Windows 10 Operating System reported incorrect version of the OS.
47126 Restore activity completed with an error related to a Unicode issue.

Revision Information

Product Revision
inSync Client
  • Windows: r72937
  • Mac: r73217

Druva has not released a new version of inSync Client for Linux OS with inSync v6.1.1. You can continue using inSync Client v5.9 for Linux with inSync Cloud.

What's new in inSync Client v6.1.0?

Druva is excited to announce the release of the inSync Client v6.1.0.  Druva is committed to making inSync accessible to all individuals. This includes making the inSync Client navigable using the keyboard and adding support for assistive technology like screen readers. Beginning with inSync Client v6.1.0, Druva follows the internationally recognized standards in Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act and the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0 to the extent possible.

Fixed issues 

Issue Description
47489

inSync Client for Windows OS failed to launch and displayed a Java Exception error when it was installed by a standard user, whose username contained a Unicode character. 

47627 Inconsistency with the inSync Client application name on the inSync Client UI.
47625

The About inSync window displayed an incorrect version of inSync Client.

48215 inSync Client v6.0.1 did not launch as expected as inSync.exe failed to read the Unicode registry keys.
47679 Backups failed with inSync Client running on Windows OS with the Creators Update 1803, wherein if the user has configured OneDrive or Sharepoint mapped folders for backup.

Revision Information

Product Revision
inSync Client
  • Windows: r69845
  • Mac: r69845

Druva has not released a new version of inSync Client for Linux OS with inSync v6.1.0. You can continue using inSync Client v5.9 for Linux with inSync Cloud.

inSync Cloud features 

To know more about the inSync Cloud updates and other enhancements available with this release, see inSync Cloud Updates.