38255: Acronis vmProtect 8: Activating Full Online Backup Subscription

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This article describes how to activate online backup. Make sure you have an account at the Acronis website, then log into your account through the product.

This article applies to:

  • Acronis vmProtect 8


To activate your subscription, you will need to:

  1. Have an account at the Acronis website;
  2. Download and install Acronis vmProtect 8;
  3. Activate the subscription online;
  4. Log into your account with the activated subscription through the product.


Activating Acronis vmProtect Online subscription:

  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. Register the serial number for the online backup subscription:
  3. Press Accept if you accept the Acronis Terms and Conditions:
  4. You will see this confirmation in your email account:
  5. Launch Acronis vmProtect 8 web console and click on Online Backup Subscription:
  6. Specify credentials to log in to Acronis Online Backup Storage and press OK:
  7. Select available subscription from the list and click on Activate now:
  8. Confirm the activation and click on OK:
  9. Activation may take several minutes:
  10. When activation completes, you will see the selected machine in the list of the activated subscriptions:

Creating a backup to Online storage

  1. Click on Backup and choose the virtual machines to backup. Click on Next to proceed:
  2. Plan the schedule and click Next to proceed:
  3. At Step 3 click on Browse to choose the Online Backup Storage:
  4. At the Browse window, click on Online backup storage, provide the credentials for your Acronis account and click Log in
  5. Set the name of archive and click OK:
  6. To save the backup plan press Next:

More information

See Acronis vmProtect 8.


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