Please Select Your Version
Please select the version of your product you are using to back up your files on your Mac. If you are unsure about your version, please use these instructions to locate the version of the product you are running:
How to Tell What is Backed Up Through the Carbonite Preference Pane
If you are running Carbonite version 1.x, you will be viewing the status of your files through the Carbonite Preference pane. Within the Backup tab all your files are able to be seen with colored status dots indicating their backup status.
Click the Apple symbol in the menu bar and select System Preferences to open the System Preferences window.
Within the System Preferences window, click on the Carbonite icon.
You will see the Carbonite Preference pane displayed. Click the BackupA set of copies of your files on our servers. button to view your backed up files.
Note: If you do not see a screen similar to the one below, click the Manually Manage My Backup button within the Carbonite Preference pane to view your backed up files.
Here, you will see all the files and folders in your computer with dots on them indicating the status of their backup.
How to Tell What is Backed Up Through the Carbonite InfoCenter
If you are running Carbonite version 2.x, you will be viewing the status of your files through the Carbonite InfoCenter. You can see all your files with colored backup status indicator dots within the MY FILES or DRIVES section.
Click the Carbonite icon in the menu bar and select Open Carbonite to open the Carbonite InfoCenter.
Within the Carbonite InfoCenter click on a location within the MY FILES or DRIVES sections and you will see a status icon on your files and folders. You will see all the files and folders in your computer with dots on them indicating the status of their backup as well as view some details about the file such as the name, size and last backed up date.