Thank you so much for the reply!
I have tried varying the source selection and files that are deduplicated by 2012 R2 and not in stablebit drivepool work and files that are in stablebit drivepool and not deduplicated work. I have also tried various files that are deduplicated and in the drivepool. The backup process hangs indefinitely at “counting files” (for at least hours on end for less than 10 files of no more than 100mb).
I have tried the different options with the advanced options for symlinks with no change in behavior. Stablebit has had me confirm that the file size in the drivepool and the file size on the physical hard drive are in fact the same.
Is there a way to view any logs to see what is happening when it is hanging? I was not able to find an option for that. I have also tried canary and developer builds and they also did not work.
Again, thanks so much for the reply. I’m itching to replace crashplan on all my machines with duplicati