Acronis Agent for ESX/ESXi does not support free VMware ESXi. Acronis Agent for ESX/ESXi supports VMware ESX as a component of VMware Infrastructure Foundation, VMware Infrastructure Standard, VMware Infrastructure Enterprise

This article applies to:


  1. Using Acronis Recovery for Microsoft Exchange, you are performing a mailbox backup or recovery;
  2. The operation fails with one of the following error messages:

    Method ATTACH_BY_(2) is not supported
    Method ATTACH_BY_(3) is not supported
    Method ATTACH_BY_(4) is not supported

Acronis Snap Deploy 4 supports UEFI-based systems starting from Update 1

Details of dynamic and GPT disks support in Acronis Snap Deploy 4

Windows Server 2008 Foundation is not supported by the last version

Table of Windows Editions and dynamic disk types they support

List of operating systems supported by Acronis Disk Director 11 Home

If your hard drive does not support S.M.A.R.T., you may still try enabling it

Acronis True Image and Acronis Backup & Recovery cannot access FTP servers that do not confirm transfer completion after the LIST command or do not support MLST and MLSD commands

Table of operating systems supported by older Acronis products

List of virtual machine applications supported by the latest versions of Acronis products

This article applies to:

  • Acronis Backup (Acronis Backup & Recovery) 11.5

List of supported environments. Free ESXi is not supported

Acronis Disk Director only supports disks with 512 bytes logical sector size

The list of operating systems Acronis Recovery for MS SQL Server supports

Acronis Drive Cleanser 6.0 works with most of Windows and Linux file systems

This article applies to:

  • Acronis Backup for VMware 9 (Acronis vmProtect 9)
  • Acronis vmProtect 8


Acronis Backup for VMware supports all guest operating systems supported by VMware.

Acronis Backup for VMware Windows Agent can be installed on the following operating systems:

Currently the Initial Seeding and Large Scale Recovery options are available in:

US2 (Boston) and US1 (St.Louis) datacenters

Acronis Snap Deploy started supporting disks with GUID partition tables (GPT) and dynamic disks in version 4.

Acronis Snap Deploy 5 supports GUID Partition Table (GPT) partitioning scheme. Dynamic volumes (in Windows) can be deployed as basic volumes only.

Acronis Snap Deploy 4 supports GUID Partition Table (GPT) partitioning scheme. Dynamic disks currently are not supported for imaging and deployment. Detailed information here.

Acronis Disk Director 11 Advanced Workstation supports the following operating systems:

  • Windows XP Professional (32/64 bit)
  • Windows Vista Business (32/64 bit)
  • Windows Vista Enterprise (32/64 bit)
  • Windows Vista Ultimate (32/64 bit)
  • Windows 7 Professional (32/64 bit)
  • Windows 7 Enterprise (32/64 bit)
  • Windows 7 Ultimate (32/64 bit)

(!) The following operating systems are not supported:

List of supported environments. Free ESXi is not supported

Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer, and Safari are supported

Acronis PXE Server support for UEFI machines is planned for future

Acronis Backup & Recovery and Acronis True Image Home support Blu-ray Discs

Maximum partition/volume size supported by Acronis software

List of operating systems Acronis Backup & Recovery 11 components support

List of file systems supported by Acronis Backup & Recovery 11