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Backups for iMovie Release Notes

V2.0.0 — latest release

A major release of Backups for iMovie.

  • Optimized for Apple Silicon.
  • Catalogs the Libraries, Events, and Projects in your all backup archives.
  • Search feature lets you search for Libraries, Events, and Projects in online and offline archives.
  • Optional icon in the Menu Bar lets you see Backups activity, show the app, or kickoff new snapshots.
  • Internal memory management reorganization reduces Backups for iMovie memory footprint.
  • Updated Help.
  • Numerous small bug fixes.


  • For improved support, Backups for iMovie is now being maintained directly by the developer. Expect to see new releases in the future.
  • Now supports Dark Mode in Mohave.
  • Filter tab not properly showing event and project counts.
  • Fixed drive mounting problem w/El Capitan onwards.
  • ‘Restore’ button added to Snapshot list entries.
  • Ask the user if they really want to quit if they have automatic backups.
  • Shows information about the last snapshot in the main window.
  • Fixed Restore items not showing on High Sierra, onwards.


The initial release of Backups for iMovie is now AppStoreBadge80px at a special introductory price.