13964: Acronis Backup & Recovery: Activating Trial Online Backup Subscription

Make sure you have an account at the Acronis website, then log into your account through the product

This article applies to:

  • Acronis Cloud Backup (Acronis Backup & Recovery 11.5 Online)
  • Acronis Backup & Recovery 10 Online
  • Acronis Backup & Recovery 11 Online

(!) If you already have Acronis Online Backup / Acronis Backup to Cloud subscription activated and are updating from trial to the full version, proceed as described in Acronis Backup & Recovery Online: Converting Trial Online Backup Subscription into Full.

This articles describes how to activate a trial Acronis Backup to Cloud (Acronis Online Backup) subscription.


To activate your subscription, you will need to:

  1. Have an account at the Acronis website;
  2. Download and install an edition of Acronis Cloud Backup (Acronis Backup & Recovery Online). A license key for Acronis Backup is not required if you select «Acronis Backup & Recovery for online backup only» mode;
  3. Activate the subscription online;
  4. Log into your account with the activated subscription through the product.


  1. Log into your Acronis account;

    If you do not have an account, you will need to create one. See Registration at Acronis Website.

  2. Download and install an edition of Acronis Cloud Backup (Acronis Backup & Recovery Online);
  3. Go to the activate a trial subscription page:

    Click Try Now Free for 30 Days;

    Fill all the required fields and click Activate my 30-day trial:

  4. Now that the subscription is registered, start Acronis Backup (Acronis Backup & Recovery) and click Actions -> Activate online backup subscription:

  5. Log into your account:

    The credentials here are the same as the ones you use to log into your account at the Acronis website.

  6. Select a subscription and click Activate now:

  7. The subscription is now activated.

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