Differential

If there are both ShadowProtect and Acronis Backup & Recovery 10 Agent for Windows installed on the same machine and you back up with VSS enabled, the incremental and differential backups will be of the same size as the full ones

When booted from WinPE-based Acronis Bootable Media Acronis Backup & Recovery 10 always creates full backup archive instead of incremental or differential

Trying to append an incremental or differential backup in Windows/Linux to the one created from Acronis Bootable Media will produce a full backup. The same is true for a vice versa operation

By deleting the ".meta" folder you remove the meta information about the backup

Automatic consolidation creates a new archive with the data from the original ones and deletes the older incremental or differential backups

Acronis True Image Echo has the capability to consolidate backup files (create a consistent copy of archive while deleting selected backups)

How to consolidate backups manually and how to set up automatic consolidation 

Manuelles Konsolidieren von Backups und Einrichten der automatischen Konsolidierung

Dieser Artikel ist gültig für die Produkte:

  • Acronis True Image Home 2011

Einführung

Mit einer Konsolidierung können Sie mehrere Backup-Slices in eine konsistente Kopie des Backups zusammenführen und die nicht mehr erforderlichen Backup-Versionen löschen.

Keep a copy of your backup archive in the virtual machine format ready for instant recovery

Wie unterscheiden sich das Voll-Backup, das differentielle Backup und das inkrementelle Backup voneinander?

In what way full, differential and incremental backups differ from each other

Introduction

If you want to run your backups manually and have the ability to choose what type of backup to create when the task is run, you can select the necessary backup scheme and switch off scheduling.

Solution

Follow the steps below to set up a custom backup scheme, including differential and/or incremental backups: