How to have Acronis Startup Recovery Manager and GRUB or LILO at the same time

Increase Windows System Reserved partition to resolve the issue

What is Acronis Startup Recovery Manager and what features it offers

An Update is available for True Image 2013 and Acronis Backup & Recovery 11.5

Do the following to troubleshoot an issue with activating Acronis Startup Recovery Manager:

This article describes how to change the delay time and key for starting Acronis Startup Recovery Manager.


Error "Video mode setup error: Error 0x1400006: Invalid video framebuffer parameters" occurs at computer boot time when you try one of the following:

  • Boot the computer from Acronis bootable media (Linux-based)
  • Use F11 feature (Acronis Startup Recovery Manager)
  • Perform a recovery, disk cloning or other operation, and a computer reboot was requested

Example error messages:

Example 1: