16376: Acronis True Image Home: Acronis Nonstop Backup Is Incompatible with Avira AntiVir

Acronis Nonstop Backup will fail to run when Avira starts scanning the sustem

This article applies to:

  • Acronis True Image Home 2011: Acronis Nonstop Backup
  • Acronis True Image Home 2010: Acronis Nonstop Backup


Currently, Acronis Nonstop Backup is incompatible with Avira AntiVir.

When you start a system scan with Avira AntiVir, Acronis Nonstop Backup will stop.

In Acronis True Image Home 2011 operation log you will see the following error message:

Operation has been aborted. The item essence is incorrect. Probably metadata in the file archive is corrupted

With the Acronis Nonstop Backup disabled or paused, the issue does not occur.

More information

There are no issues with Acronis Nonstop Backup and other antivirus software.


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