Code42 is pleased to announce the on-premises release of version 8.2.5 of the Code42 server and 8.2.1 of the Code42 app which include:
For more details, please view the release notes.
Code42 app version 8.2.1 changes some instances of "CrashPlan" to "Code42" in the name of the application, service, and related file paths to standardize Code42 app branding.
Directories containing logs, cache files, and backup data will not be modified (for example, C:\ProgramData\CrashPlan and /Library/Application\ Support/CrashPlan are not changing).
Visit the Code42 support site for a list of all changes and necessary actions to ensure full compatibility with Code42 app version 8.2.
If your Code42 environment uses any of the following, update your configurations to use the new names and directories listed in the support documentation to ensure compatibility with Code42 app version 8.2.0 and later:
If you are concerned about possible impacts please test the new version on select endpoints using the delayed client upgrade functionality which is outlined on our support site.
We recommend that you upgrade your on-premises server to version 8.2.5 to take advantage of these updates. If you are a Managed Private Cloud customer, please contact our Code42 Customer Champions to request an upgrade.
Per policy, Code42 enforces a minimum software version for customers.If your Code42 environment is on version 7.X.X, you must upgrade both your server and apps to a supported version by March 31, 2021 to maintain backup and restore functionality.