14750: Acronis True Image Home: Reserve Copies of Backups Are Not Validated Automatically

Only the main archive is validated automatically

This article applies to:

  • Acronis True Image Home 2011
  • Acronis True Image Home 2010
  • Acronis True Image Home 2009


  1. In Backup options for file or disk backup, you select Create a reserve copy of my backups and Validate backup when it is created:

  2. When the operation completes, only the first backup is marked as valid. In program log, only validation of original backup is present:


This is by design. Acronis True Image Home only validates the first backup automatically, and does not validate the reserve copy.


Validate the reserve copy manually: select Operations -> Validate backup:

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