Microsoft NTFS for Mac is a software that allows you to work on Mac on disks formatted with Windows file system. Paragon Software, the German company developing this utility, has now unveiled Microsoft NTFS for Mac 17 Beta.
The company highlights and stresses that the latter is still a beta version, proposed only for the purpose of evaluation. And on which there is no technical support or maintenance.
Microsoft NTFS for Mac 17 Beta introduces a really interesting news. It makes it possible to back up the entire macOS system to an external drive formatted in Windows. In addition to allowing you to write, edit, copy, move and delete files on Microsoft NTFS volumes, directly from Mac.
Microsoft NTFS for Mac 17 supports backup
With this software, Mac users have the ability to transparently access any Microsoft NTFS drive to perform the most common tasks. Then, for example, mount, eject, verify, format or even set as a startup drive. Microsoft NTFS for Mac is aimed at home-type Mac users. But also to professionals in the It sector and to the manufacturers of devices and equipment.
The new beta version introduces the backup functionality of the Apple macOS computer to an external drive initialized in Windows format. The software presents the new Backup tab that allows, first of all, to create new backups in whole or incremental.
Then it allows you to select a destination location for backup and, once the operation is completed, to view details about it. Microsoft NTFS for Mac 17 Beta keeps track of all backups, in a list.
The software supports macOS 10.14 Mojave, the latest generation of Mac operating system.
Among other features of Microsoft NTFS for Mac, there are volume management features, including formatting, integrity control and repair. In addition, compatibility with Apple Boot Camp, Apple l’utility that allows you to install and run Microsoft Windows on Mac. Paragon software is also compatible with different third-party applications, virtualization and encryption. It is also compatible with all alphabets supported by operating systems.
Paragon File System Link
Microsoft NTFS for Mac 17 is part of Paragon Software’s File System Link (FSL) technology. This is designed to solve incompatibility problems between different file systems and operating systems.
Paragon’s FSL technology provides access to non-native file systems such as exFAT, NTFS, FAT32, HFS+, APFS, ReFS. On Windows, Mac, Linux, iOS, Android, QNX and other platforms.
Paragon File System Link is a tool designed for OEMs and business and business users. Technology provides a set of file system drivers and tools for Windows, Mac, Linux and mobile operating systems. Includes drivers, libraries, SDKs and professional services for software vendors and OEMs. And it supports file systems for major hardware and virtual platforms as well as embedded systems.
More information about File System Link and Microsoft NTFS for Mac can be found on Paragon Software’s website at this link.