Changelog for

Backup & Migration Pro

Version: 2.1.3

Release: Dec 1, 2021

  1. Fixed: Last backup time of incremental backup was not deleted when deleting the plugin.
  2. Fixed the ‘File not found’ error when downloading incremental backups from Backblaze B2.
  3. Fixed some bugs on the plugin UI.
  4. Optimized the plugin code.

Version: 2.1.2

Release: Nov 26, 2021

  1. Fixed: Adding Drobpbox failed.
  2. Optimized the plugin code.

Version: 2.1.1

Release: Nov 22, 2021

  1. Major Update: Introduced a new and more reliable restore mechanism(workflow and UI).
  2. Fixed: Father themes were excluded from backup by default.
  3. Fixed: Sizes of some backups showed as 0KB in pCloud in some cases.
  4. Optimized the process of cleaning unused images.
  5. Added an option in backup manager tab to display all backups.
  6. Optimized the plugin code.

Version: 2.0.28

Release: Nov 3, 2021

  1. Fixed the pclzip 0 error that could occur during restore in PHP 8.
  2. Fixed: Additional database information was not saved when setting up incremental backup schedule.
  3. Fixed: Adding Wasabi storage failed in PHP 8.
  4. Fixed: WPvivid branding was not replaced on the License page when white label was enabled.
  5. Added an option to reset current white label settings.
  6. Added an option to not show the plugin update notice on website pages.
  7. Added an option to not check DeleteObject when adding Wasabi storage.
  8. Updated: Display logs by date when selecting ‘show all logs’.
  9. Optimized the plugin code.

Version: 2.0.27

Release: Oct 18, 2021

  1. Fixed: Non-admin users could see the plugin update notice.
  2. Fixed: White label failed to take effect in some pages.
  3. Optimized the UI of the Manual Backup page.
  4. Optimized the plugin code.

Version: 2.0.26

Release: Sep 30, 2021

  1. Added support for Dropbox’s new API.
  2. Fixed: some images used in Elementor would be scanned as unused.
  3. Fixed some broken links on the plugin UI when the white label option was enabled.
  4. Fixed: some characters did not display correctly in non-English language websites when WPvivid plugins were activated.
  5. Fixed some bugs in the plugin code.
  6. Optimized the plugin code.

Version: 2.0.25

Release: Sep 16, 2021

  1. Added an option of re-calculating size of the contents to be backed up after you finish selecting them.
  2. Fixed: WPvivid menu was visible on the top bar of the non-network admin pages in WordPress Multisite.
  3. Fixed some bugs in the plugin code.
  4. Optimized the plugin code.
  5. Successfully tested with WordPress 5.8.1.

Version: 2.0.24

Release: Sep 9, 2021

  1. Added support for migration of unconventional save of the media paths.
  2. Added more cycle options for files full backup in an incremental backup schedule.
  3. Fixed some bugs in the plugin code.
  4. Optimized the plugin code..

Version: 2.0.23

Release: Aug 24, 2021

  1. Added a tool to the plugin dashboard to search and replace urls.
  2. Added an option to the plugin settings to remove junk files and free up space disk.
  3. Fixed: White label did not take effect on the WordPress Updates page.
  4. Fixed some bugs in the plugin code.
  5. Optimized the plugin code.

Version: 2.0.22

Release: Aug 11, 2021

  1. Refined some descriptions and warning messages on the plugin UI.
  2. Fixed some bugs in the plugin code.
  3. Optimized the plugin code.

Version: 2.0.21

Release: Aug 2, 2021

  1. Fixed the ‘Unauthorized’ error when adding Backblaze as cloud storage.
  2. Fixed some bugs in the plugin code.
  3. Optimized the plugin code.

Version: 2.0.20

Release: July 26, 2021

  1. Added support for Backblaze cloud storage.
  2. Successfully tested with WordPress 5.8.
  3. Fixed some bugs on the plugin UI.
  4. Fixed the error ‘WPvivid_Ngg_Image_Optimize’ that occurred when the NextGEN Gallery plugin is enabled.
  5. Fixed some bugs in the plugin code.

Version: 2.0.19

Release: July 19, 2021

  1. Fixed a bug in the plugin code that could cause MainWP child sites to disconnect after clicking the ‘Sync Dashboard with Child Sites’ button.
  2. Fixed: WPvivid branding in some sections of the plugin UI could not be white labeled.
  3. Fixed: An error pop-up would flash when saving settings in the FireFox browser.
  4. Fixed some bugs in the plugin code.
  5. Optimized the plugin code.

Version: 2.0.18

Release: July 12, 2021

  1. Updated the API for WPvivid Backup for MainWP extension.
  2. Fixed a logical issue on the plugin UI.
  3. Fixed some bugs in the plugin code.
  4. Optimized the plugin code.

Version: 2.0.17

Release: July 5, 2021

  1. Fixed the error ‘need_reactive’ that could occur in some cases when installing addons.
  2. Updated: For easier management, the features ‘White Label’ and ‘Roles & Capabilities’ were split from the plugin to become individual addons. You can install them as needed.
  3. Fixed some bugs in the plugin code.
  4. Optimized the plugin code.

Version: 2.0.16

Release: Jun 28, 2021

  1. Fixed a critical bug that could occur during backup process in some cases.
  2. Fixed some bugs in the plugin code.
  3. Optimized the plugin code.

Version: 2.0.15

Release: Jun 21, 2021

  1. Fixed: WPvivid license status lost after restoration in some cases.
  2. Fixed some bugs in the plugin code.
  3. Optimized the plugin code.

Version: 2.0.14

Release: Jun 15, 2021

  1. Updated and optimized the workflow of selecting backup content.
  2. Fixed the ‘CDN Integration’ page broken issue when the plugin is white labeled.
  3. Fixed some bugs in the plugin code.
  4. Optimized the plugin code.

Version: 2.0.13

Release: Jun 7, 2021

  1. Fixed: Adding FTP storage failed when the FTP password contains special characters.
  2. Fixed: Backup schedule cycle did not display properly in the schedule editing page.
  3. Fixed: After removing folders from the exclusion list, they appeared again for next backup.
  4. Fixed some display issues in the plugin UI.
  5. Fixed some bugs in the plugin code.
  6. Optimized the plugin code.

Version: 2.0.12

Release: May 24, 2021

  1. Fixed: Now the plugin can be updated directly from WordPress plugins list.
  2. Fixed: Now addons will also be updated when the plugin is updated.
  3. Improved the plugin UI.
  4. Fixed some bugs in the plugin code.
  5. Optimized the plugin code.

Version: 2.0.11

Release: May 17, 2021

  1. Fixed: Updating WPvivid Plugins Pro failed in some cases.
  2. Fixed the UI broken issue when white label option was enabled.
  3. Fixed some bugs in the plugin code.
  4. Optimized the plugin code.

Version: 2.0.10

Release: May 10, 2021

  1. Fixed some css and js errors when the white label option was enabled.
  2. Fixed: Could not update plugins and themes when auto-backup option was enabled.
  3. Fixed some bugs in the plugin code.
  4. Optimized the plugin code.

Version: 2.0.9

Release: May 6, 2021

  1. WPvivid Backup Pro 2.0 beta ended.
  2. Redesigned and improved the plugin UI.
  3. Fixed some bugs in the plugin code.
  4. Optimized the plugin code.

Version: 2.0.8 Beta

Release: Apr 19, 2021

  1. Fixed: Failed to delete remote backups in bulk in some cases.
  2. Fixed: A display issue on ‘Edit Schedule’ page.
  3. Fixed: A PHP error that occurred in rollback backups when updating themes.
  4. Fixed: ‘Save Changes’ button on ‘Edit Incremental Backups’ page did not work when there was no cloud storage configured.
  5. Fixed some bugs in the plugin code and optimized the plugin code.
  6. Added an option that will allow upgrading from ‘WPvivid Backup Pro’ to the upcoming ‘WPvivid Plugins’.

Version: 2.0.7 Beta

Release: Feb 8, 2021

  1. Added a progress bar to restoration process.
  2. Added: Once a backup is created, the plugin will check whether the zip is good and will prompt you if it is corrupted.
  3. Added an option to include non-wp prefix tables in a backup.
  4. Added an option to choose whether to attach log file in a backup email report.
  5. Fixed: Email report was not sent after a backup was completed in some cases.
  6. Fixed: Backup retention for cloud storage did not take effect in some cases.
  7. Fixed some bugs in the plugin code.

Version: 2.0.6 Beta

Release: Feb 1, 2021

  1. Added support for WPvivid Backup Extension for MainWP.
  2. Fixed some bugs in the plugin code.
  3. Optimized the plugin code.

Version: 2.0.5 Beta

Release: Jan 13, 2021

  1. Fixed: Failed to activate WPvivid Pro license in some cases.

Version: 2.0.4 Beta

Release: Jan 11, 2021

  1. Changed: Email is no longer needed to activate WPvivid plugins, you can use either a father license or a child license.
  2. Added: Specify remote storage for a backup schedule.
  3. Added an option to include directories that were excluded by default in the plugin code.
  4. Fixed: Plugins would not be restored correctly in some cases.
  5. Fixed: White label settings would not take effect in some pages.
  6. Fixed some bugs in the plugin code.

Version: 2.0.3 Beta

Release: Jan 5, 2021

  1. Added options to set backup retention for each cloud storage.
  2. Fixed some bugs in the plugin code.
  3. Optimized the plugin code.

Version: 2.0.2 Beta

Release: Dec 28, 2020

  1. ‘Auto backup before update’ now supports WordPress ‘auto update’ for plugins.
  2. Fixed the problem of not being able to switch tabs on the Settings page in some cases.
  3. The database encryption password is hidden now.
  4. Improved some text descriptions in the plugin UI.
  5. Fixed some bugs in the plugin code and optimized the plugin code.

Version: 2.0.1 Beta

Release: Dec 16, 2020

  1. Added a check to ‘auto backup before plugin update’, so when the backup fails, the update won’t continue.
  2. Changed: Password is no longer needed to activate WPvivid plugins, you can use either a father license or a child license.
  3. Fixed the insufficient permission error that occurred when authenticating FTP in some cases.
  4. Fixed the incorrect credential error that occurred when authenticating SFTP in some cases.
  5. Fixed: Could not find files when downloading incremental backups from pCloud in some cases.
  6. Fixed: When editing an existing backup schedule, the file tree under ‘custom Uploads’ option did not display properly.
  7. Fixed the problem that scheduled tasks could not be created in some environments.
  8. Fixed the problem that the next backup time of incremental backups sometimes did not display accurately.
  9. Fixed the problem that sometimes backup on DigitalOcean Spaces could not be listed.
  10. Optimized the refresh mechanism of Role & Capabilities settings pages.
  11. Improved some text descriptions in the plugin UI.
  12. Optimize the plugin interface.
  13. Successfully tested with WordPress 5.6.

Version: 1.9.24

Release: Nov 28, 2020

  1. Removed the notice of launch of WPvivid 2.0.0 Beta.
  2. Improved descriptions of some labels under the Custom Backup option.
  3. Optimized the plugin code.

Version: 2.0.0 Beta

Release: Nov 26, 2020

  1. A new, centralized and simpler plugin UI.
  2. Separated backup and migration pages.
  3. A simpler workflow for incremental backups.
  4. A simpler and more understandable filter option for backup list.
  5. A redesigned Logs page with a filter option added.
  6. Numerous minor improvements based on user feedback over the past year.

Version: 1.9.23

Release: Nov 26, 2020

  1. Fixed: WPvivid Pro login status did not remain in some cases.
  2. Fixed: A folder was automatically excluded from backups when the folder name matches regex: ^uploads.*$.
  3. Optimized the workflow of restoring incremental backups.
  4. Optimized the Uploads option and refined the description.
  5. Optimized the plugin code.

Version: 1.9.22

Release: Oct 20, 2020

  1. Remote storage credentials stored in database are encrypted now.
  2. Deleting a website from My Account now also deletes WPvivid Pro account from the website.
  3. DeleteObject checking is now optional when adding S3 remote storage.
  4. Added support for Amazon S3 Africa region.
  5. ‘Auto backup before update’ now also includes database.
  6. Added the ability to comment the auto backup before updating a single plugin.
  7. Added an option to uncheck all plugins and themes in the restore interface.
  8. Added an option to exclude a theme/plugin subdirectory from a backup/migration.
  9. Fixed: Schedule status showed as ‘Disabled’ even the existence of an incremental backup schedule.
  10. Removed the option ‘Reset WordPress before restore’ when restoring incremental backups.
  11. Fixed some bugs in the plugin code.

Version: 1.9.21

Release: Aug 25, 2020

  1. New feature Added: Find and clean unused images in your WP media library.
  2. Added an option to set the default backup location in Settings.
  3. Included white label settings when exporting plugin settings.
  4. Added a cancel button to ‘uploading backups’ process.
  5. Fixed the ‘Get pCloud token failed’ error when adding pCloud account located on EU servers.
  6. Fixed: Excluding the /uploads folder from a scheduled backup did not take effect.
  7. Fixed: Auto backups before update failed in some cases.
  8. Fixed: The option ‘auto backup before update’ still appeared when it’s disabled.
  9. Fixed: Some special characters in a database could not be restored properly.
  10. Fixed: Only 1000 backups stored on Amazon S3 could be displayed.
  11. Fixed some bugs in the plugin code.
  12. Optimized the plugin code.

Version: 1.9.20

Release: Jul 27, 2020

  1. Added database backups encryption.
  2. Added support for migrating a MU child site to a single WP install.
  3. Added a token system for authenticating pro license with a token.
  4. Fixed: Backups information did not display when switching from Incremental folder to Common.
  5. Fixed: After editing remote storage information, changes did not display.
  6. Fixed: Exported WPVivid Backup Pro settings file was not white labeled.
  7. Fixed some bugs in the plugin code.
  8. Optimized the plugin code.

Version: 1.9.19

Release: Jun 22, 2020

  1. Added an option to reset WordPress before a restore process.
  2. Fixed: Could not edit chunk size when editing pCloud remote storage.
  3. Fixed: Retention did not work on Wasabi remote storage.
  4. Fixed: Locking a backup didn’t work on remote storage.
  5. Fixed: The error message ‘The free version is required’ did not display properly on WordPress Multisite in some cases.
  6. Optimized the plugin code.

Version: 1.9.18

Release: Jun 2, 2020

  1. Fixed: ‘Backup Content’ was missing in backup report emails.
  2. Changed: The white label settings is no longer in the left admin menu. Now you can access it by adding a slug (variable) at the end of the url of your WPvivid plugin page.
  3. Fixed: WPvivid was not white labeled in the plugins list.
  4. Fixed: When two remote storage of the same type were configured, backups were only sent to one remote storage.
  5. Fixed: Backup display issue in the backup list when using Microsoft OneDrive.
  6. Fixed: ‘A root path is required’ error that would occur when you edit remote storage.
  7. Fixed: ‘Auto backup before update’ did not work on MU.
  8. Added an option in the plugin settings to delete the WPvivid directory when deleting the plugin.
  9. Added an option in the plugin settings to auto delete old backup files when the current backup retention is lower than the previous one.
  10. Optimized the plugin UI.
  11. Fixed some bugs in the plugin code.

Version: 1.9.17

Release: May 6, 2020

  1. Fixed: Backup schedules failed in some cases.
  2. Added support for MainWP Client Reports.
  3. Optimized incremental backup schedules.
  4. Added an option to delete logs.
  5. Fixed some bugs in the plugin code.

Version: 1.9.16

Release: Apr 28, 2020

  1. Fixed: Could not activate WPvivid Backup Pro.

Version: 1.9.15

Release: Apr 27, 2020

  1. Changed: As requested by many users, we have split the staging feature from WPvivid Backup Pro. It now works as an independent plugin. In this way, users can decide to install or uninstall it conveniently according to their needs.
  2. Excluded fastcgi session files when creating a backup.
  3. Excluded the /wphb-cache directory when creating a backup.
  4. Added an option to set the block size of uploads for Amazon S3 storage.
  5. Fixed: Error logs were missing in some server environments.
  6. Fixed: Email report undelivered because a numeric 1 was added to the email address.
  7. Fixed: Root directory is forbidden to set to ‘/’ when connecting to a FTP server.
  8. Merged the plugin’s Logs tab with the Debug tab.

Version: 1.9.14

Release: Apr 13, 2020

  1. Added white label feature.
  2. Successfully tested with WordPress 5.4.
  3. Finished the beta of incremental backups.
  4. Fixed some bugs in the plugin code.
  5. Optimized the plugin code.

Version: 1.9.13

Release: Mar 24, 2020

  1. Updated the API for WPvivid Backup for MainWP extension.
  2. Optimized the plugin UI.
  3. Fixed some bugs in the plugin code.

Version: 1.9.12

Release: Mar 19, 2020

  1. Fixed: Some features did not work properly after last update.
  2. Fixed: WPvivid Backup Pro would not work properly when the free version was not updated.
  3. Fixed: Could not retrieve posts list on a multilingual site in an export.
  4. Changed: Auto backup before update now excludes WPvivid Backup free.

Version: 1.9.11

Release: Mar 16, 2020

  1. Added a domain/url replacing tool.
  2. Added an option to overwrite existing pages in an import.
  3. Fixed: Permalinks went back to default after copying staging to live.
  4. Fixed: The staging site url and admin url were not displayed correctly.
  5. Fixed: Additional database tables were not displayed when copying staging to live.
  6. Fixed: Could not retrieve posts list on a multilingual site in an export.
  7. Fixed some bugs in the plugin code and optimized the plugin code.

Version: 1.9.10

Release: Mar 6, 2020

  1. Fixed: Replacing URLs of the content created by Elementor failed in the process of pushing a staging site to a live site.
  2. Fixed: Pagination did not work in the remote storage list.

Version: 1.9.9

Release: Mar 2, 2020

  1. Added an option to create staging sites under /wp-content directory.
  2. Added a log out option on the pro account page.
  3. Added an option to set PHP Memory Limit for Restoration in the plugin settings.
  4. Added a two-day schedule cycle.
  5. Fixed a problem that occurred when selecting Monthly as the incremental backup cycle.
  6. Fixed: The plugin failed to identify the time for an incremental backup in some cases.
  7. Fixed: Cronjob events kept being added in some cases.
  8. Fixed a bug occurred when replacing domain names in the restoration process in some cases.
  9. Changed the timestamp to WP local time in the exported json settings file.
  10. Optimized the plugin UI.

Version: 1.9.8

Release: Feb 17, 2020

  1. Added support for Wasabi and pCloud storage.
  2. Added an option to run a full backup immediately after the new incremental backup schedule is created.
  3. Updated the API for WPvivid Backup for MainWP extension.
  4. Fixed some bugs in the plugin code.

Version: 1.9.7

Release: Feb 1, 2020

  1. Added incremental backup.
  2. Added a column to backup list to display backup content type.
  3. Optimized the plugin code.

Version: 1.9.6

Release: Jan 19, 2020

  1. Fixed: Failed to update the last backup information.
  2. Fixed: Uploading backups to Dropbox failed in some cases.
  3. Fixed: Restoring backups failed on Nginx servers because of the user.ini file issue.
  4. Added an option to choose whether to login to access frontend of the staging site.
  5. Optimized the plugin code.

Version: 1.9.5

Release: Jan 13, 2020

  1. Added support for WPvivid Backup Extension for MainWP.
  2. Added an option to automatically update the plugin in the Pro tab.
  3. Fixed some bugs in the plugin code.

Version: 1.9.4

Release: Dec 25, 2019

  1. Optimize the algorithm for staging site.
  2. Optimize the codes of uploading to Microsoft OneDrive.
  3. Add locks for backups stored in remote storage to avoid being deleted automatically.
  4. Optimize the compatibility with other plugins.
  5. Fixed: Unable to access the next page of the backup list of remote storage.
  6. Fixed some small bugs in the plugin code.

Version: 1.9.3

Release: Dec 16, 2019

  1. Added a settings tab for Staging feature.
  2. The plugin now shows local time for backups.
  3. Fixed some bugs in the plugin code.

Version: 1.9.2 Beta

Release: Dec 3, 2019

  1. New feature: Create staging sites and copy a staging site to a live site.
  2. New feature: Edit user access to WPvivid Backup Pro features.
  3. Successfully tested with WordPress 5.3.
  4. Fixed some bugs in the plugin code.
  5. Optimized the plugin UI.

Version: 1.9.1 Beta

Release: Oct 29, 2019

  1. Added additional database backup feature.
  2. Fixed the invalid WPvivid free version download link in the warning message that appears when you install WPvivid Pro without the free version.
  3. Refined and simplified the plugin menu in WordPress admin menu and top toolbar.
  4. Fixed some other small bugs.

Version: 1.9.0 Beta

Release: Sep 23, 2019

Hello World!!!

  1. The initial release of WPvivid Backup Pro Beta.