Acronis True Image is disk imaging software, (see "Disk image") developed by Acronis, that creates backups and recovers PC systems. The software allows a user to create an image of a disk while it is running Microsoft Windows or offline by booting from CD/DVD, USB flash drives, PXE, or other ...

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Disk showing as dynamic with Acronis and Easus Clone, but it's actually basic

I regularly clone my Dell Inspiron 1525 hard drive with Vista home premium to an identical HDD through a USB using either Acronis True Image 2010 Home or Easus. This time when I use it, either I get ...
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How to bypass Program Compatibility Assistant in Windows 8?

Short version How can I bypass the Program Compatibility Assistant that blocks some programs from installing? Long version I'm trying to install Acronis True Image Home 2011 on my Windows 8 Pro. ...
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I just deleted my backup file! How do I save it?

I just accidentally deleted a backup file that I need to restore my system. It's an Acronis True Image TIB file. It was stored at H:\My backups and the name of the file was File_backup_2012-10-18.tib. ...
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Backup of whole harddrive during full operation with Acronis True Image Home 2010?

Currently, I'm creating a backup of one of my hard drives. It's my main hard drive, where the operating system is running. Because the backup is done during full operation I'm asking if the backup ...
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Minimal backup for Windows 7 system recovery

There might not be an answer to this, but for a home Win7 system, what files/directories must be backed up to recover after a windows crash? I can reinstall software, and I keep data files elsewhere. ...
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How to restore ubuntu backup?

I try to find a solution for my problem. I spent 3 days working, searching on this. My story: In 2010, i had installed ubuntu and windows 7. After half a year i made a backup with Acronis Boot CD, ...
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Load Windows 7 image created by Windows (not Acronis, Ghost, etc.) to Virtualbox VM

I made an image, and used Windows 7 "Create system image" in Windows Backup and Recovery. I load it just fine on many other computers, it is a good image with many steps in creating it. How can I get ...
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Acronis backup of TrueCrypt encrypted hard drive

Our company will soon be using TrueCrypt to fully encrypt our laptop users' hard drives. Normally, when making an image backup of the laptop, we would do a standard (standard as in mostly using all ...
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Can I use Acronis to create and sync a mirror of my main drive?

Having had a complete disk failure the other day, and spending two days getting everything back to normal (read: i had backups of data, but re-installing apps and a million little configs were the ...
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Backup software marking error as success?

I'm really stumped here. We got a Seagate BlackArmor NAS 110 device in our small office (3 computers) to do regular backups of our Windows (XP and 7) PCs. Recently, the device was offline and we ...
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How to get OSX to recognize a disk's full size after cloning onto a larger drive?

I have taken a 250G hard drive from my MacBook pro and cloned it sector-by-sector (using Acronis True image; which would be equivalent to running something like dd if=/dev/sda of=/dev/sdb) onto a ...
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Smart whole disk imaging backup compatible with TrueCrypt whole disk encryption?

I have used Acronis TrueImage whole-disk backups for a long time, and they've saved me on numerous occasions. The ease of restoring a system when you have a 3 day old full image of C:\ is just ...
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Is it possible to automate the process of making a system image on Windows XP?

I have several computers and they all have the same hardware. In my other question i was told that i can use Acronis True Image to make an image of the entire system, so that in case of a system ...
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Backing Up Whole System Partition Onto External Source That Will Be Used As Spare System Partition

I am not talking about backing up to 1 file. I am talking about making exact copy of system partition on auxiliary external source that will be used as direct boot and not restoration source in case ...
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Backup Linux from Acronis True Image Home?

I have a a software "Acronis True Image Home" Is it possible to backup CentOS Linux? on Windows do I need to create a bootdisk from Acronis and then boot it up on linux server? I wanted to copy all ...
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Activation needed after restore a image

I have about 40 new Lenovo desktop and what I need is to generate an image (model) and clone it into the other 39. Simple task. I'm using acronis trueimage home 2009. I did my clean image but each ...
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Backup Ubuntu using Acronis

Wondering if it's possible to backup Ubuntu using Acronis Home edition the way so I can have all MBR and mouting points essensial for Ubuntu backed up. Prefer to boot from CD/USB and backup into ...
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How to make a xp image for all pc's

I'm a computer technician and I have to reinstall computers of all brands a lot. Now i'm looking for a way to make a ghost image for example for XP which I can install on all computers. Just like you ...
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Updating a backup image (.wim and/or Acronis .tib)

Anyways, I've got a Windows 7 installation that I want to make a generalized backup image of so I can use it for future installs on not only my desktop from which the image is to be derived from, but ...
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Can't boot into Ubuntu from CD, or from Acronis True Image recovery disk

I can boot my computer off a home-burned-from-ISO-image Windows 7 (x64 or x86) installation CD, without problems. It's a Quad 6600, 4GB RAM, 8800GT and most of the time runs Win7 with no problems. ...
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Acronis True Image free/open source alternative

I've installed fresh Windows 7 Ultimate (32bit) on my laptop. I've installed all the application/WindowsUpdates which I wanted to and my system is ready to use. All my other data is now on D: drive. I ...
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Acronis True Image 2011 makes my machine run really slow?

I just bought and installed Acronis True Image 2011 (I downloaded the new version using the installer). When I boot into Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit after installing it, the login runs very slowly, (I ...
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Acronis True Image Boot Error

I created a new image using Acronis True Image 2010 Home (boot cd) just yesterday. Today when I used the boot media again to create a new image I face an error. It initially boots correctly but then ...
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Acronis True Image vs SyncBack for Windows 7 / Windows XP backups

I have been using Acronis True Image Home for some time and I am generally happy with it. I did a quick search here and found that here http://superuser.com/questions/886/what-backup-software-for-...
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Acronis to backup/restore Macbook Pro

I have Macbook Pro with SL and Bootcamped Windows7 installed as dual boot. I wonder if anyone used Acronis True Image Home or other products to have a backup of all disk, including SL and Windows7 ...
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Backup software for incremental swapped-out drives?

We're using Acronis Home 11 to backup our main Windows machine at the office. We have a set of portable hard drives that we swap out each week, for redundancy. We have incremental sets ( a new diff of ...
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Moving Windows 7 OEM from one hard disk to another but retaining the rest of the hardware

I think this should be very easy but it doesn't seem like there's a whole lot of info out there. I've personally never done this exact maneuver because I've never needed to retain the OEM licence ...
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Acronis True Image 9 booted from USB doesn't work

When I try to make a HDD backup using Acronis True Image 9 booted from a USB flash drive, it says something like: Cannot perform the operation because this is the unregistered trial version. ...
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Mount Image tool for Acronis True Image 2010 home

Is there a Mount Image tool for Acronis True Image 2010 home edition? I do not want to install the software, just view contents of a .tib file created with Acronis True Image 2010 home?
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How to clone & restore virtual box hard drive

What I want to do is to clone my virtual box HDD with dual boot os. XP and Vista. I'm using Acronis and back it up on a flash drive. And end up with the flash drive that is partitioned. 2 partitions ...
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How do I restore the operating system using Acronis?

I have made a backup using Acronis 2010. And I've tested it on vmware. And I'm having problems booting up the dual boot vm. After restoring from the .tib file. What do I do?What other software that ...
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Use Acronis True Image without Services?

is there a way to (manually) use Acronis True Image Home 2010 on Windows 7 without the services AcrSch2Svc and afcdpsrv (and other Acronis related services, if there are more)? Regards, tamberg
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What software allows you to make an image of your boot partition (OS) in Windows 7

I have been using Acronis True Image to make an image of my boot partition so i can restore it whenever my system gets laggy or if anything goes wrong. But ever since I have installed Windows 7 I ...
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Why is Acronis not able to backup while Yahoo!, Firefox, or Microsoft Word are running?

I have a scheduled backup with Acronis True Image. But it gives me an error that system is not able to start a backup while Yahoo! Messenger, Firefox, or Microsoft Word is running. I remember that I ...
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What will happen if i delete previous incrementals backups

I have 1 full backup and then 5 incremental backup. Now i didn't undertand the theory. E,g Do all the backups depend upon previous backups. I mean i delete any backup between three incremental ...
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Can I hide or lock one drive for Acronis backups only?

I have a 500 GB hard disk drive. I am using Acronis to have backups over there. Is there any way to hide that drive from Windows Explorer or make that drive only used by Acronis and other read only. ...
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Can't access files in a True Image backup

I recently reinstalled my system from scratch (updated from windows 7 RC to the final version). Before that, I created a backup/image of the system drive using "Acronis True Image Home 2010". Now I'd ...
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Which Self-Booting Backup Utility works with an SSD? [closed]

I used to use Acronis True Image Home as a backup solution for keeping a fresh snapshot of my development system at hand. So when I felt my system was clogged up, I simply inserted my boot CD, ...