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OpenDirect is a unique and convenient recovery option available to file backups on Windows servers, PCs. and notebooks which is enables the recovery of individual files/folders from large compressed or image files such as zip, rar, ISO etc, without the need to restore the whole compressed or image file. Powered by granular restore technology, it is used together with installed applications that are needed to open the compressed or image files.

OpenDirect will mount the compressed or image file directly from the backup storage destination as a local drive on your Windows machine, allowing full access to the contents within the compressed or image file. Then you can simply select any files/folders using copy and paste through Windows File Explorer or using the file restore wizard on CloudBacko Go. 

Frequently asked questions:

CPU  Quad Core architecture or above Memory

Minimum: 4 GB (at least 50% free memory available)

Recommended: 8 GB or above (at least 50% free memory available)

Disk Space 500 MB Network Protocol TCP/IP Standard Ports 80 and 443 Internet Speed 10 Mbps or above upload speed

The cost of your backup service will depend on two factors; backup data storage requirement and type of backup plan (File /NAS, Databases & VM, or Microsoft 365 backup plan). 

A CloudBacko Go subscription plan already includes the use of CloudBacko Drive which is powered by Microsoft Azure. However, you can save even more money by selecting a bring your own drive/storage plan. Check out our pricing

A single Cloudbacko Go subscription covers backups of unlimited devices or endpoints. There is no need to invest in additional hardware, set up centralized backup servers, provision storage, or hire experienced IT personnel to manage your backups. You can get started and have your backups running in a few minutes.

If you still have questions, please contact us on WhatsApp or send us an email.

If you prefer a backup solution that is based on a license purchase model we recommend you use CloudBacko Pro or CloudBacko Lite instead. Check out the license pricing

We are committed to offering enterprise grade security on our backup solutions such as AES 256-bit data encryption, 256-bit SSL communication, Two factor authentication etc.

All backup data is first encrypted before it is transferred over the internet and the backup data remains encrypted even when it is stored.

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