ADD - Bootable Media

This article describes how to proceed if you have faced a problem with building WinPE-based bootable media with Acronis Backup and Recovery and Acronis Disk Director.

Description

Acronis Disk Director (any version and edition) is not supported on Mac computers.

This includes:

  1. Installing and using Acronis Disk Director on macOS (any version)
  2. Installing and using Acronis Disk Director on BootCamp Windows
  3. Installing and using Acronis Disk Director on Parallels Windows or any other virtual machine on Mac computer
  4. Running Acronis Disk Director from a bootable media on Mac and any virtual machine on it

In some rare cases there can be some issues with HID devices, e.g. you booted machine from Bootable Media and your USB mouse doesn't move or keyboard doesn't type or types wrong. Follow step-by-step instructions below to troubleshoot the issue.

Troubleshooting Acronis Backup and Recovery NIC detection issues

Introduction

In some rare cases there can be some issues with network cards.

So here is the situation: You booted machine from Linux-based Bootable Media and your NIC doesn't acquire DHCP address or isn't listed as device

Solution

Follow step-by-step instructions below to troubleshoot the issue.