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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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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Can't clone SSD with a Windows partition and a Linux partition

I recently installed with some effort Zorin OS (based on Ubuntu LTS 14.04) on another partition of my Intel SSD 335 (240 gb in total) and divided that other partition many smaller partitions of the ...
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Will Acronis True Image WD Edition work on the Western Digital-owned HGST drives?

We have a copy of Acronis True Image WD Edition and we'd like to know whether or not it will work on HGST (owned by Western Digital) drives?
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Merge C and D HDDs with Windows 7

Due to hardware issues, I would like to move my installation of Windows 7 as well as the rest of the installed programs and data from my C drive (a small SSD) to my current D drive, which would then ...
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Is it possible to convert .vdi or .vhd into OS cloning images?

I think the question isn't so clear. I'm asking if it's possible to convert Virtual Hard Disk files (.vdi, .vhd, etc., including snapshots) into Acronis Images, so I could emulate the system, set the ...
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HD cloning without deleted files

After cloning a HD, I analyzed target HD and found deleted files from source HD (files which i deleted long before the cloning!). So, do you know what settings in Acronis True Image prevent copying ...
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Backup Multiple Networked Computer's Hard Drives, As Images, And All To A Single Server?

Is it possible to backup several networked PCs hard drive's as images, and save the images to a server PC at the same time? I know that it's usual to dump one image to all PCs on the network, this is ...
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Is there an expected performance regression with True Image?

Is there an expected notable performance regression with Acronis True Image in daily business? Daily business means, I run my computer and do not perform a backup right now. At my machine TI 2014 ...
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Acronis Back up Recovery

I had Windows 8 Pre-Installed On my laptop. My HDD was GPT. I backed up with Acronis and saved it in a partition in HDD. Once I Installed Linux Alongside Win 8. Unfortunatly My HDD Cleaned Entirly. I ...
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Acronis Migrate Easy Work With Windows 7

I recently purchase a bigger seagate sshd drive to replace the currently smaller one in my laptop. I have been looking around for free alternatives that will clone everything including the OS ...
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How do I migrate my Windows desktop to a VirtualBox VM?

I have VirtualBox 4.3.6 and True Image 2014 Premium with Universal Restore. I've read a lot about different methods but I'm not sure where to start, or what will suit my needs. Directly from ...
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True Image scheduled backups failing because the removable device drive letter changes

I have Acronis True Image setup to backup to an external hard drive. I keep getting the error message "Please insert the last media of the archive and click Retry to continue". I think this is ...
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How to full recover from a external hard drive with a password?

When I tried to recover using Acronis True Image it didn't work and I think I know why. The external hard drive the backups are on doesn't mount until the user enters a password. How do I get around ...
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True Image scheduling settings

I want a backup to run once a week. I want the scheme to be incremental so that only changes made since the last incremental back up or full backup will be saved. I need help with the settings for ...
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How can i create my own system recovery disc?

I mean i have a system already installed with the os and applications i needed and i want to create a recovery disc for the system so that in the event there is a crash or hdd spoilt i can just use ...
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Acronis True Image doesn't clone from old to new drive

I got ADATA SSD(128Gb). It came with Acronis ATI HD 2013 key. Followed the instructions and installed and activated the Acronis program. I want to clone my existing data(only 40Gb) from old hard drive ...
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Need help choosing backup type and options - how do the different backup strategies apply to single file?

I want to backup my journal to my external hard drive. Because of the nature of journals, I see no reason to keep an old version. In Acronis True Image 2013 how do I set it up so it's backed up once a ...
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How to install True Image on Windows XP?

I have 1 license of Acronis True Image 2011 for 1 PC. I had it previously installed on my Windows Vista machine and it was working. Now, I wanted to move it to a Windows XP machine, by uninstalling it ...
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Image hard drive containing Acronis Secure Zone

I'm trying to image the hard drive which has System, Windows and Acronis Secure Zone partitions. On my original machine I have recovery menu prompt ["Please press F11..."]. I'm able to image it over ...
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Mirror/back-up SSD to spare USB mounted SSD in case of Failure

I have my Windows 8 OS on an mSata SSD and an identical spare SSD mounted in a USB caddy. What is the best way to create a "mirror"/backup so that if my primary SSD fails I can just remove it and ...
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Determine OS version from an Acronis backup

I have upgraded to Windows 8, but I'm planning to restore an old Windows 7 backup taken with Acronis. Unfortunately, my backups are named by date, and not OS. How can I look at the contents of such ...
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Windows 8 Wrong Drive Letter Causeing Issues

Use a USB stick to clone a malfunctioning OS drive onto a working drive with Acronis through a boot run. However the new drive isnt getting the 'C' label and this is making Windows 8 receive a black ...
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See when files were backed up?

Every day, my laptop uses Acronis True Image Home 2009 on Windows XP/SP3, to incrementally back up a certain directory tree to a second hard disk. It creates files such as: Data.tib, Data2.tib, ...
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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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True Image backup only certain files

After having done a full system backup there are only 4 files that must be backed up on a schedule. Is there a way to setup Acronis True Image 2013 to do this? The computer has Windows 7. Also a ...
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Getting event 57:The system failed to flush data to the transaction log. Corruption may occur

I have a weird issue with my Windows7 desktop. There are two separate disks, C: (system) and D:. Both are encrypted with TrueCrypt. Every once in awhile I am getting following issue: all writes to ...
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How to backup a backup in Acronis True Image?

I have a backup in an external HDD, and I wanted to make a copy of it for security...which is the best way? As far as I ca see, I can copy the backup folder to another HDD, or I can make another ...
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Notification “Backup your files” not aware that other backup program was used

I backed up a computer using Acronis True Image but Windows keeps popping up "Backup your files" and if I click the balloon the built in Windows Backup tool starts backing up. How can I disable this ...
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Which SATA drivers to load in Windows System Recover Options on HP Envy h8-1414

I just cloned Windows 7 64-bit professional from an existing drive to a new one on an HP Envy h8-1414. Now I'm at the Windows System Recovery Options screen ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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 ...
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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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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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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 ...