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CrashPlan Cloud
CrashPlan for Small Business
CrashPlan On-Premises

Find your product plan in the Code42 console on the Account menu.
Not a CrashPlan On-Premises customer? Search or browse Incydr and Instructor, CrashPlan Cloud, or CrashPlan for Small Business.

Instructor, no.

Incydr Professional, Enterprise, Gov F2, and Horizon, no.

Incydr Basic, Advanced, and Gov F1, no.

CrashPlan Cloud, no.

Retired product plans, yes.

CrashPlan for Small Business, no.

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Who is this article for?

CrashPlan Cloud
CrashPlan for Small Business
CrashPlan On-Premises

Find your product plan in the Code42 console on the Account menu.
Not a CrashPlan On-Premises customer? Search or browse Incydr and Instructor, CrashPlan Cloud, or CrashPlan for Small Business.

Instructor, no.

Incydr Professional, Enterprise, Gov F2, and Horizon, no.

Incydr Basic, Advanced, and Gov F1, no.

CrashPlan Cloud, no.

Retired product plans, yes.

CrashPlan for Small Business, no.

Overview

Your Code42 environment maintains log files and software resources in different locations on different platforms. If you need to access logs, identity files, and other essential files and folders for troubleshooting, refer to this guide to find them.

Enterprise Server file structure

Linux

For these examples, the enterprise server was installed as root in an Ubuntu environment using the Code42 server installer's default options. File paths in your environment may vary.

Use Folder
Main application /opt/proserver
Live database /opt/proserver/db
Log files /var/log/proserver
Requested Code42 app logs /var/opt/proserver/client-logs
App support /var/opt/proserver
Database dumps /var/opt/proserver/dumps
Default store point /var/opt/proserver/backupArchives/CrashPlanArchive_Default
Seed location for default store point /var/opt/proserver/backupArchives/CrashPlanArchive_SEED
Transient cache files /var/opt/proserver/backupCache
Identity file location and name /var/opt/proserver/.identity
Command line tools /opt/proserver/bin
Files for customizing the Code42 console /opt/proserver/web/base/console/custom/
Stock Code42 app installers /opt/proserver/content/Default/download/
Custom Code42 app installers
Directory must be created by the admin
/opt/proserver/content-custom/Default-custom/download/
Code42 app upgrade files* /opt/proserver/installs/<operating_system>/upgrade
SharePlan app and SharePlan mobile app upgrade files* /opt/proserver/installs/<operating_system>/upgrade2
Code42 server upgrade files /opt/proserver/upgrade
Email templates /opt/proserver/content/Default/emails/templated
Custom email templates
Directory must be created by the admin
/opt/proserver/content-custom/Default-custom/emails/templated
Email template images /opt/proserver/content/Default/emails/images
Custom email template images
Directory must be created by the admin
/opt/proserver/content-custom/Default-custom/emails

*<operating_system> is a series of folders for each supported client operating system

Windows

The Windows installation folder can vary based on the architecture (32- or 64-bit) of the Code42 server and the operating system. If you installed 32-bit Code42 server software on a 64-bit Windows operating system, replace C:\Program Files with C:\Program Files (x86) in the paths listed in this article. See Considerations For Windows for more information.

Use Folder
Main application C:\Program Files\CrashPlan PROe Server
Live database C:\Program Files\CrashPlan PROe Server\data\db
Log files C:\Program Files\CrashPlan PROe Server\logs
Requested Code42 app logs C:\Program Files\CrashPlan PROe Server\client-logs
Application data directory C:\ProgramData\PROServer
Database dumps C:\ProgramData\PROServer\dumps
Default store point C:\ProgramData\PROServer\backupArchives\CrashPlanArchive_Default
Seed location for default store point C:\ProgramData\PROServer\backupArchives\CrashPlanArchive_SEED
Transient cache files C:\ProgramData\PROServer\backupCache
Identity file location and name C:\ProgramData\PROServer\.identity
Command line tools C:\Program Files\CrashPlan PROe Server\bin
Files for customizing the Code42 console C:\Program Files\CrashPlan PROe Server\web\base\console\custom\
Stock Code42 app installers C:\Program Files\CrashPlan PROe Server\content\Default\download\
Custom Code42 app installers
Directory must be created by the admin
C:\Program Files\CrashPlan PROe Server\content\Default-custom\download\
Code42 app upgrade files* C:\Program Files\CrashPlan PROe Server\installs\<operating_system>\upgrade
SharePlan app and SharePlan mobile app upgrade files* C:\Program Files\CrashPlan PROe Server\installs\<operating_system>\upgrade2
Code42 server upgrade files C:\Program Files\CrashPlan PROe Server\upgrade
Email templates C:\Program Files\CrashPlan PROe Server\content\Default\emails\templated
Custom email templates
Directory must be created by the admin
C:\Program Files\CrashPlan PROe Server\content-custom\Default-custom\emails\templated
Email template images C:\Program Files\CrashPlan PROe Server\content\Default\emails\images
Custom email template images
Directory must be created by the admin
C:\Program Files\CrashPlan PROe Server\content-custom\Default-custom\emails\images

*<operating_system> is a series of folders for each supported client operating system

OS X

Use Folder
Main application /Applications/PROServer.app/
Live database /Library/Application Support/CrashPlan/PROServer/db
Log files /Library/Logs/PROServer
Requested Code42 app logs /Library/Logs/PROServer/client-logs
App support /Library/Application Support/CrashPlan/PROServer
Database dumps /Library/Application Support/CrashPlan/PROServer/dumps
Default store point /Library/Application Support/CrashPlan/PROServer/backupArchives/CrashPlanArchive_Default
Seed location for default store point /Library/Application Support/CrashPlan/PROServer/backupArchives/CrashPlanArchive_SEED
Transient cache files /Library/Application Support/CrashPlan/PROServer/backupCache
Identity file location and name /Library/CrashPlan/.proserver_identity
Initialization file /Library/LaunchDaemons/com.crashplan.proserver.plist
Command line tools /Applications/PROServer.app/Contents/Resources/Java/bin/
Files for customizing the Code42 console /Applications/PROServer.app/Contents/Resources/Java/web/base/console/custom
Stock Code42 app installers /Applications/PROServer.app/Contents/Resources/Java/content/Default/download/
Custom Code42 app installers
Directory must be created by the admin
/Applications/PROServer.app/Contents/Resources/Java/content-custom/Default-custom/download/
Code42 app upgrade files* /Applications/PROServer.app/Contents/Resources/Java/installs/<operating_system>/upgrade
SharePlan app and SharePlan mobile app upgrade files* /Applications/PROServer.app/Contents/Resources/Java/installs/<operating_system>/upgrade2
Code42 server upgrade files /Applications/PROServer.app/Contents/Resources/Java/upgrade
Email templates /Applications/PROServer.app/Contents/Resources/Java/content/Default/emails/templated
Custom email templates
Directory must be created by the admin
/Applications/PROServer.app/Contents/Resources/Java/content-custom/Default-custom/emails/templated
Email template images /Applications/PROServer.app/Contents/Resources/Java/content/Default/emails/images
Custom email template images
Directory must be created by the admin
/Applications/PROServer.app/Contents/Resources/Java/content-custom/Default-custom/emails/images

*<operating_system> is a series of folders for each supported client operating system

Code42 app file structure

Windows

The Windows installation folder can vary based on the architecture (32- or 64-bit) of the Code42 app and the operating system. If you installed 32-bit software on a 64-bit Windows operating system, replace C:\Program Files with C:\Program Files (x86) in the paths listed in this article.

Windows Vista, 7, 8, 10, Server 2008, and Server 2012

The file structure of the Code42 app varies based on installation type: for everyone (default) or per user.

Installed for everyone (default)
Use Folder
Main application C:\Program Files\CrashPlan
Service log files C:\ProgramData\CrashPlan\log
UI log files C:\ProgramData\CrashPlan\log
Default location for inbound backup data from other computers C:\ProgramData\CrashPlan\backupArchives
Transient caches C:\ProgramData\CrashPlan\cache
Code42 app configuration file C:\Program Files\CrashPlan\CrashPlanService.ini
Identity file C:\ProgramData\CrashPlan\.identity
Installed per user

Depending on your network environment, user profiles can be either Local or Roaming.

Use Folder
Main application C:\Users\<username>\AppData\<Local or Roaming>\Programs\CrashPlan
Service log files

C:\Users\<username>\AppData\<Local or Roaming>\CrashPlan\log

UI log files

C:\Users\<username>\AppData\<Local or Roaming>\CrashPlan\log

Default location for inbound backup data from other computers

C:\Users\<username>\AppData\<Local or Roaming>\CrashPlan\backupArchives

Transient caches

C:\Users\<username>\AppData\<Local or Roaming>\CrashPlan\cache

Code42 app configuration file C:\Users\<username>\AppData\<Local or Roaming>\Programs\CrashPlan\CrashPlanService.ini
Identity file

C:\Users\<username>\AppData\<Local or Roaming>\CrashPlan\.identity

Windows XP

The file structure of the Code42 app varies based on installation type: for everyone (default) or per user.

Installed for everyone (default)
Use Folder
Main application C:\Program Files\CrashPlan
Service log files C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\CrashPlan\log
UI log files C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\CrashPlan\log
Default location for inbound backup data from other computers C:\Program Files\CrashPlan\backupArchives
Transient caches C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\CrashPlan\cache
Code42 app configuration file C:\Program Files\CrashPlan\CrashPlanService.ini
Identity file C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\CrashPlan\.identity
Installed per user

Code42 apps are not supported in per-user installations on Windows XP.

OS X

The file structure of the Code42 app varies based on installation type: for everyone (default) or per user.

Installed for everyone (default)
Use Folder
Main application /Applications/CrashPlan.app/
Service log files /Library/Logs/CrashPlan
UI log files ~/Library/Logs/CrashPlan
Default location for inbound backup data from other computers /Library/Application Support/CrashPlan/BackupArchives
Transient caches /Library/Caches/CrashPlan
Code42 app configuration file /Library/LaunchDaemons/com.crashplan.engine.plist
Identity file /Library/Application Support/CrashPlan/.identity
Installed per user
Use Path
Main application

~/Applications/CrashPlan.app/

Service log files

~/Library/Logs/CrashPlan

UI log files

~/Library/Logs/CrashPlan

Default location for inbound backup data from other computers

~/Library/Application Support/CrashPlan/BackupArchives

Transient caches

~/Library/Caches/CrashPlan

Code42 app configuration file

~/Library/LaunchAgents/com.crashplan.engine.plist

Identity file ~/Library/Application Support/CrashPlan/.identity

Linux

Use Folder
Main application /usr/local/crashplan
Service log files /usr/local/crashplan/log
UI log files /usr/local/crashplan/log
Default location for inbound backup data from other computers /usr/local/var/crashplan/
Transient caches /usr/local/crashplan/cache
Code42 app configuration file /usr/local/crashplan/bin/run.conf
Identity file /var/lib/crashplan/.identity

SharePlan App file structure

Windows

OS X

Considerations for Windows

This article assumes that the architecture of the Code42 server software, Code42 app, or SharePlan app (32- or 64-bit) matches the architecture of the Windows operating system. If you installed 32-bit software on a 64-bit Windows operating system, replace C:\Program Files with C:\Program Files (x86) in the paths listed in this article.

Software Architecture Operating System Architecture Software Install Location
32-bit 32-bit C:\Program Files
64-bit 64-bit C:\Program Files
32-bit 64-bit C:\Program Files (x86)