Online Activation

This chapter covers the topic of the online CloudBerry Backup activation. If you do not have an Internet connection, you can activate your product version offline.

MSP360 (CloudBerry) Backup is distributed on a per-computer basis.

Once you a run CloudBerry Backup for the first time, choose which version you will use.

Free Home Version

You can choose to install a freeware version for personal use. This version supports the most important features, such as the flexible scheduler and retention policies.

If you intend to try out a different feature set or upgrade your current product version, you can switch between licenses at any time.

To switch your license, proceed as follows:

  1. Open CloudBerry Backup.
  2. In the application menu, select Licensing.

From there you can:

  • Activate MSP360 (CloudBerry) Backup with a license key
  • Switch to Trial Edition
  • Switch to Restore-Only mode
  • Buy product license

Trial Version

Each CloudBerry Backup edition provides a free 15-day trial period without any functionality restrictions of the application.

If you intend to try out a different feature set or upgrade your current product version, you can switch between licenses at any time.

To switch your license, proceed as follows:

  1. Open CloudBerry Backup.
  2. In the application menu, select Licensing.

From there you can:

  • Activate CloudBerry Backup with a license key
  • Switch your Trial Edition to trial for different product edition
  • Switch to Restore-Only mode
  • Switch to Freeware edition
  • Buy product license

Activate Commercial Version

To activate the commercial version, select the corresponding option and click Next.

  1. Enter the email address used to purchase the license.
  2. Enter the license key, then click Activate.

In case your network settings require a proxy server, you can specify the proxy settings. To do this, click Proxy Settings