Install "Components for Remote Installation"
Modify a registry key to resolve the issue
Prepare machines for remote installation of Acronis Backup Advanced components
Install the necessary Acronis Agents
Start the installation, enter the serial number and follow the wizard. The product will automatically activated and tied to your machine
Update and repair Windows Installer to fix the issue
To install Acronis True Image on your computer, download the installation file from your account or from the purchase confirmation e-mail.
If there is an issue with correct installation of Acronis software, then it can be useful to send an installation log along with the request for support
This article explains how to temporarily turn off Windows Defender Antivirus in case it conflicts with Acronis software on Windows 10, e.g. prevents successful software installation or update/upgrade.
- An attempt to install or update Acronis True Image fails with the following error message:
Installation has failed
The older version of this product cannot be removed because it seems to be corrupted
- See Solution 1.
This article illustrates how to install software using an MSI package post-deployment in Acronis Snap Deploy 5. Here we will transfer an MSI package to the target machine and install it by calling msiexec.exe
If the MSI package is already included in the master image, you only need to specify Applications to run parameters.
Place the MSI file on a network share that is accessible to the deployed machines.
How to check if the installation file has been downloaded correctly
Windows 10, starting with version 1803, includes Windows Defender Exploit Guard, a new security layer in addition to the standard Windows Defender Antivirus.
We recommend keeping your Acronis True Image up to date. Having a full or an upgrade license of Acronis True Image 2019 Standard you are eligible to download and install any new build (an update) of Acronis True Image 2019 for free. You are eligible to download and install any new build of Acronis True Image Advanced or Premium as long as your subscription is valid.
Downloading the update
Acronis Backup Cloud and Acronis Backup Service are web-based applications. To back up your data, you only need to install a Backup Agent on your machine. You can manage and monitor system protection with a web-based console.
Acronis True Image Beta is available in English and all the communication is performed in English language only. Other languages will become available in the release version of Acronis True Image 2020, when the Beta campaign finishes.
This article provides information on how to find, identify and resolve typical errors in MSI logs of Acronis software
Use this article to troubleshoot issues with remote installation of Acronis Backup components.
Check the following to make sure that the remote connection is correct:
Acronis True Image 2019 is currently installed on a Mac.
You launch the program and it detects that a newer version of the software is available.
When you try to download and install it, an error occurs: "For security reasons, updates that downgrade versions of the application are not allowed".
Known issue with the live update.
Based on the Acronis products already installed in the system and your licensing preference, there are several installation scenarios for Acronis Backup and Security 2011
This article describes ugrade procedure from Acronis True Image OEM versions.
1. Installation of Acronis True Image over an earlier version/build fails with "Fatal error during installation"
The system cannot find the file specified
Example of installation log:
Installation of Acronis True Image on Mac fails with the error message "Acronis software for business is installed on your Mac".
Acronis True Image is incompatible with other Acronis software on Mac. Any other Acronis programs must be uninstalled before installing Acronis True Image.
An attempt to install or update Acronis True Image fails with the following error message:
Installation has failed. Another installation is already in progress. Complete that installation before proceeding with this install.
There is already a different installation in progress - this could be any product, not necessarily Acronis.
Windows does not support multiple simultaneous installations.
This is a Windows issue
This article explains how to update, repair the install of Acronis True Image 2018/2019 and do a clean installation to resolve a problem with the software if need be.
1. You installed Management Server and Agent of Acronis Backup 12.5 on the same machine,
2. When you try to add machine using Add button in Devices tab, error message appears:
You cannot remotely install the agent on the same machine that performs the remote installation. Please install the agent on this machine locally