The recommendation is to install Acronis Agent, Acronis Management Console and Acronis Media Builder

It is possible to install components from Advanced and Standalone versions of Acronis Backup & Recovery 10 on the same machine

Connect the Acronis Management Console to the Acronis Agent and change the license from trial to full

Remove the scheduled tasks, zap the scheduled tasks, and recreate the tasks to fix the issue

You can clone basic disks from Acronis Bootable Media, or from your operating system

How to create Linux based Acronis Bootable Media

Download the new build and run the update

Create a custom Windows PE image with deployment script using asdcmd tool

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

How to create Linux based Acronis Bootable Media

This article applies to:

  • Acronis Disk Director 12


You can create a standalone version of Acronis Disk Director 12 that you can use to boot a crashed machine, or a machine without any operating system.

An incremental backup created after a previous backup in the chain has been edited in the read/write mode will not have the changes of the edited backup

How to install Acronis Backup & Recovery 11 Standalone over Acronis Backup & Recovery 10 Build 11639 (U2) or higher

List of local and remote management rights for regular users and standard Acronis users

Current version of Acronis Backup is 12.5. You can find a comparison table here.

There are several differences between Acronis Backup and Acronis Backup Advanced. 

Acronis Backup products:

Acronis Backup for PC
Acronis Backup for Workstation (PC) Subscription
Acronis Backup for Windows Server
Acronis Backup for Linux Server
Acronis Backup for Server Subscription
Acronis Backup for VMware

How to install Acronis Backup and Recovery 11 Standalone