Description of the VMware vCenter intergration implemented in Acronis Backup & Recovery 10 Advanced Editions

Back up and restore directly from your vSphere client

You attempt to run a backup from virtual guest and get this error. Change location of virtual guest or change block size of used datastore, so that the datastore blocksize and blocksize of virtual guest matches.

Deploying the Agent for ESX(i) if it hasn't been deployed automatically during vCenter Server integration

Automatic and manual distribution of virtual machines among Agents

This article describes, how to install the Agent for ESX(i) as Virtual Appliance or Agent in Windows.

The issue is caused by the corruption in the registry key that contains information on VMware vCenter Integration

If you need to change the account used by Acronis to log in to vCenter or ESX(i) host in version 5 and 6:

Step-by-step description of what happens when you choose to back up a virtual machine using the Acronis Virtual Appliance or Agent for ESX(i) on Windows

This article provides instruction for troubleshooting virtual machine backup failures in Acronis Backup virtualization solutions.


Follow these steps to troubleshoot virtual machine backup failures:

After AMS service restart you get the error "The specified entry does not exist: 'ID'."

Backup and recovery of vCenter Server Virtual Appliance (vCSA) versions 5.0-6.7 are fully supported in agent-less mode by Acronis Agent for VMware of Acronis Backup 12 (starting with Update 3), Acronis Backup 12.5 and Acronis Backup Cloud.