13692: Acronis True Image Home 2011: After Typing a Path to a Network Share You Need to Hit "Enter" to Establish Connection

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Last update: 24-03-2011

This has been fixed

This article applies to:

  • Acronis True Image Home 2011


  1. You are restoring from or backing up to a network share;
  2. You type in the path manually (as opposed to browsing):

  3. The network connection is not automatically established.


Network connection is not established automatically when you type in the network path.


(!) This has been fixed and the fix is available in the latest build of the product. See Installation of the latest update of an Acronis product.

As a workaround, you can also do the following:

After typing in the UNC path (e.g. \\storage\), you need to hit Enter on the keyboard to establish the network connection.

More information

See also Acronis True Image Home 2011: Backing Up to Network Share.