Flash

Try disabling write caching for the USB drive to solve the issue

You can select the Files and folders option of the Acronis True Image Backup Wizard to create an image of data stored on a USB flash drive

If the flash drive is formatted in FAT32, then the size of one file is limited to 4 GB

How to create Acronis Bootable Media with a backup archive on it (all-in-one)

Recreate the scheduled task to solve the issue

How to create Acronis Bootable Media with a backup archive on it (all-in-one)

You need to collect restore operation log and save it to an external/flash drive, a network share or a floppy disk

Create a backup plan to have the backups saved to the root of the USB disk or to a certain folder on the disk

The Acronis Linux Report output can be useful to diagnose an issue when running Acronis software from bootable media

This article applies to:

  • Acronis True Image 11 Home
  • Acronis True Image Home 2009
  • Acronis Snap Deploy 3.0
  • Acronis True Image Echo

(!) For Acronis Disk Director 11 see Acronis Disk Director 11 Home: Collecting System Information.

(!) For Acronis True Image 2014 see Acronis True Image 2014: Generating System Report.

(!) For True Image 2013 by Acronis see True Image 2013 by Acronis: Generating System Report.

(!) For Acronis True Image Home 2012 see Acronis True Image Home 2012: Generating System Report.

(!) For Acronis True Image Home 2011 see Acronis True Image Home 2011: Generating System Report.

(!) For Acronis True Image Home 2010 see Acronis True Image Home 2010: Generating System Report.

(!) For Acronis Backup & Recovery 10 see Acronis Backup & Recovery 10: Generating System Report.

(!) For Acronis Backup & Recovery 11 see Acronis Backup & Recovery 11: Generating System Report.

(!) For Acronis Backup 11.5 see Acronis Backup 11.5: Generating System Report.

This is a known limitation. As a workaround, copy all volumes from the flash drives to one folder. You will then be able to restore

How to create Acronis Bootable Media with a backup archive on it (all-in-one)

Correct configuring of backup to removable devices with regular drive swaps with Acronis Backup (Advanced) 11.5 Software.

What a bootable media of an Acronis backup software is and what features it offers

Symptoms

When trying to create a bootable media on a stick with more than 32 GB capacity you get an error message "Media cannot be formatted" or bootable media is created, but the system does not boot from it.

If you have your product registered, you can download Acronis Bootable Media from the website

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 with Acronis software on it. This way, you can recover from a backup in case your computer does not boot anymore.

How to create a bootable USB

All current versions of Acronis software can create bootable USB flash drives. We recommend creating a bootable media in advance.

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