Restoring an image of Windows XP Embedded with Acronis Universal Restore to dissimilar hardware will most likely result in unbootable system

This article describes how to remove unused drivers that are not shown in Device Manager

Iomega REV drives are detected as CD/DVD drives and are available only for read access

Provides information about the system in Acronis Linux

Lists all PCI devices

The driver does not work with customized Linux kernel, which is used in Acronis products. This is applies to all Promise FastTrak controllers that have Vendor ID 0x105a

When running in Windows Acronis product supports all RAID arrays Windows has drivers for. The standalone version of Acronis products supports most of RAID arrays.

How a Windows XP, NT, 2000 or Server 2003 system can be prepared for cloning to different hardware

Peculiarities and limitations of using Acronis True Image corporate products with tape drives

You need Acronis Universal Deploy to deploy the image of one machine to another one with dissimilar hardware

List of minimum and recommended hardware requirements and supported operating systems for Acronis Backup & Recovery 10 components

Acronis products do not support Itanuim platforms

List of hardware requirements, supported browsers and ports for Acronis vmProtect 6

Acronis True Image does not recognize tape drives when ARCserve is enabled

How to use Acronis Universal Restore without recovery to fix operating system bootability

This article applies to:

  • Acronis Backup 11.5 (Acronis Backup & Recovery 11.5) up to Upgrade 5
  • Acronis Backup & Recovery 11

With Acronis Universal Restore you can recover the image of your system to a machine with dissimilar hardware

You need to use Acronis Universal Restore to recover the system backup of one machine to another one with dissimilar hardware

It recommended to use Acronis Universal Restore to deploy the image of a Windows system to a machine with different hardware


When launching MassTransit Enterprise or Professional, the following error message occurs at startup:

Missing Hardware Key

After dismissing the error dialog, MassTransit fails to open, returning the user to the desktop.

This message only appears where USB hardware keys are implemented.

vSphere capacity requirements for the components of Acronis Backup Advanced for vCloud

Maximum partition/volume size supported by Acronis software

List of system requirements for Acronis Backup & Recovery 11

You need to use Acronis Universal Restore to recover the system backup of one machine to another one with dissimilar hardware

Windows System Information file lets an Acronis Support Representative have a better insight into situation


The following Acronis products support macOS:

  • Acronis True Image 2016 and later
  • Acronis True Image for Mac (2015 version)
  • Acronis Backup 12.5
  • Acronis Backup Cloud
  • Acronis Mobility

(!) Other Acronis products do not support Apple Mac OS X. This means that:

The following versions of Acronis Disk Director support RAID arrays.

  • Acronis Disk Director 12.5
  • Acronis Disk Director 12
  • Acronis Disk Director 11
  • Acronis Disk Director 10

You can perform all available operations with partitions located on RAID volumes without any special precautions.

You need configure the system restored to dissimilar hardware before you can boot it

Acronis Bootable Media does not support Broadcom HT1000 RAID. There are no open source drivers for Linux kernel.

Fujitsu-Siemens Esprimo V6555 is not supported by Linux-based bootable media

Acronis Cyber Backup products do not take into account tape hardware compression while calculating space on tape media.