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Will renaming / moving data cause a full new transmission?

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What happens if I move a large folder included in an online backup to another drive (also included in backup):

Will this cause a new transmission of all the data, or will Acronis Backup detect that the data is identical?

I have not found any information about this in the manual or knowledge base.

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Moving files to other volume will cause retransmission. If it is moved to a folder on the same volume, it will be resent only in case of file backup, not disk/volumes backup.

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Thanks for the answer.

It would be great if that behavior could be changed sometimes in the future and file backups do not have to be restransmitted such cases.