KBackup will compress the files stored if you activate this
in the profile settings. Depending on
the availability on your system it chooses xz, bzip2 or gzip compression.
KBackup will compress every single file
and store all files with an added file extension (
.gz) into the
When you have selected to create the backup on some local filesystem (e.g. your extra disc, ZIP drive, etc.) - which means you did not enter a remote target URL - KBackup might split the whole backup into several archive slices due to media capacity limitations.