Get Arq Backup for Windows

  1. PLEASE NOTE: Arq 6 is not currently backward-compatible with Arq 5 backup data.
    An Arq 5 compatibility mode for Arq 6 will be ready by end of June 2020 if not sooner.
    If you're currently using Arq 5 and want to reuse your backup data, please wait until then to upgrade.
  2. Click the button below to download Arq Backup:

      Download Arq 6 for Windows      or Get Arq 6 for Mac
  3. Double-click Arq6.msi in your Downloads folder to install Arq.
  4. When Arq launches, enter your email address and click Start Trial (or click Enter License Code if you already have a license code).
  5. Click "Create a new backup plan".
  6. Click Next to choose to back up all drives.
  7. Select Arq Cloud Storage free trial, or click Add Storage Location to back up to your own external drive, NAS, or cloud account.
  8. Click Save.
  9. Choose an encryption password if you want to keep your backups private.
  10. If you chose Arq Cloud Storage free trial, choose a password for your account.
  11. Quit Arq when you've finished configuring. Arq Agent will run in the background and do the backup work for you.

Of course, if you have any questions please email us at support@arqbackup.com so we can help.

Older Arq Downloads

Product Version Release Notes Download
Arq 5 for Mac 5.19.1 View Release Notes Download
Arq 5 for Windows 5.17.0 View Release Notes Download
Arq Cloud Backup for Mac 1.4.7 View Release Notes Download
Arq 4 for Mac 4.15.1.1 View Release Notes Download
Arq 4 for Windows 4.4.11 View Release Notes Download