42008: Acronis Backup Advanced 11.7/11.5 : No Shortcut Icon on Desktop and only Uninstall Option under Programs after Installation

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Last update: 30-04-2021

After installation of Acronis Backup 11.5 no desktop icon has been created. To fix this, install the Acronis Management Console via installation file.


After successful installation of Acronis Backup no desktop icon has been created and the Uninstall option only is available under All Programs.


The most common reason is the missing component Acronis Management Console. 


To get a desktop icon you need to install the Acronis Management Console component.

  1. Start the installation file from Acronis Backupю
  2. Click on Install Acronis Backup:
  3. Click on Modify and Next:
  4. Check the component Management Console and press Next to follow the steps to install this component:

After the setup has finished, the desktop icon has been created: