48554: Acronis True Image: Rescue Media Creation Fails with "Unable to format media"

Format the target media and recreate the Rescue Media


An attempt to create Rescue Media with Acronis True Image fails with error message:
Unable to format media

and error code:


Acronis True Image failed to format the target media to create Acronis Rescue Media.


  1. Manually format the media (Note: If you use non-optical media, the media must have FAT16 or FAT32 file system).
  2. Reattempt the Acronis Rescue Media creation.


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