4828: How to download Acronis bootable media ISO

If your computer does not boot or you have a new computer without any operating system installed on it, you can boot your computer with Acronis bootable media. The bootable media is a USB flash drive or a CD/DVD with Acronis software on it. This way, you can recover from a backup in case your computer does not boot anymore.

If you urgently need to restore your computer and cannot create a bootable media, you can download the media in your account at Acronis website.


You need to have your product registered at the Acronis website to be able to download Acronis Bootable Media. See Registering Acronis Products at the Website.
  1. Log in to your account (if you do not have one, you will need to create it).
  2. Once logged in, click Products.
  3. Scroll down to the registered product and click Downloads:

  4. For Acronis True Image, Acronis Snap Deploy, Acronis Disk Director, Acronis Backup 11.7 or earlier: click Download in Bootable media section:

    Acronis Backup 12.5: download will depend on the type of license that you use

    • Acronis Backup 12.5 - Perpetual license: click on Downloads to open downloads page, then click Bootable Media ISO (for Windows and Linux)

    • Acronis Backup 12.5 - Subscription license: see instructions below, depending on deployment type

      • On-premises: click More download options to open downloads page, then click Bootable Media ISO (for Windows and Linux)

      • Cloud deployment: click Open Cloud console, then click on the "account" icon in the top right corner and select Downloads from the drop-down menu. Download Bootable media from the Tools section.

  5. Acronis Bootable Media will be downloaded as an ISO file. Now you can burn it to a CD or DVD. See Burning an ISO Image.

  6. The ISO file that you download from the website is available in English only. If you want to use a localized bootable media, create it in the installed Acronis product on your machine.