21702: Acronis Backup: Installation of Acronis Agent Fails with "CertificateUri is null"

Start the Windows "Workstation" service


An attempt to do a local or remote installation of an Acronis Agent in Windows fails with the following error message:

CertificateUri is null


The Windows "Workstation" service is not running.

Acronis Agent needs this service to be running, otherwise the installation will fail.


Make sure the Workstation service is started and the Statup Type is set to Automatic:



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