2849: Folder Exclusion in Acronis Backup & Recovery Does Not Work without the Closing Slash

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When providing path to the folder that you want to exclude from backing up, you need to close it with a backward slash "\"

Symptoms

  1. Using Acronis Backup & Recovery you create a backup task;
  2. You add folder exclusion as an additional criterion to the backup task (check Advanced view, click Exclusions: Change);
  3. In the folder exclusion field you provide path to the folder that you want to exclude:
  4. For example

  5. You run the backup task. As a result, the excluded folder is still backed up.

Cause

The folder path needs to be closed with a backward slash.

Solution

Close the path to the folder that you want to exclude with a backward slash.

For example

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