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 HOW TO: "Access and recover a file from mobile backup"

You can access your mobile backups either from any mobile device registered under your account or...

 HOW TO: "Back Up - the basics"

Backing up entire machine, disks, files or system state In Backup Management Console click...

 HOW TO: "Back Up MySQL"

Follow this article to back up MySQL databases on a machine in consistent state: Download and...

 HOW TO: "Back up a NAS"

igloo BACKUP allows backing up network shares, including shared folders created on a NAS. Best...

 HOW TO: "Back up a mobile device"

A mobile backup is your guarantee that your data on your mobile device is safe and can be...

 HOW TO: "Back up files or folders to the igloodata cloud"

To back up files or folders to cloud, do the following: In backup console, select the computer...

 HOW TO: "Backing Up Azure File Shares"

On your Microsoft Azure virtual machine, create a symbolic link to the Azure share: Open...

 HOW TO: "Backup Replication"

Replication is creating backups in two locations with a single backup plan. This feature is...

 HOW TO: "Change a Backup Account"

Version 4 and newer Windows agents (Agent build 12.0.1078 or newer) In Backup management...

 HOW TO: "Change vCenter/ESXi User"

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

 HOW TO: "Changing Hostname in Archive Name"

Starting with version 5, archive names in igloo BACKUP are generated automatically based on...

 HOW TO: "Collecting a System Report"

When opening a case with igloo BACKUP please collect and provide System Report from the affected...

 HOW TO: "Copy Backup Plans"

Depending on your scenario you can use one of these methods to "copy" a backup plan to another...

 HOW TO: "Create a WinPE-based bootable media"

The article describes how to build a WinPE-based bootable media. You might need to use a...

 HOW TO: "Disable Backup Agent monitor on Mac machine"

You would like to disable Backup Agent monitor in system tray on your Mac. Solution 1. Download...

 HOW TO: "Disable or delete a group or an account"

Follow this article, if you want do disable or delete an account/group in igloo BACKUP (version...

 HOW TO: "Install Agents"

igloo BACKUP is a web-based application. To back up your data, you only need to install a Backup...

 HOW TO: "Making Acronis Products Compatible with Antivirus Software"

Acronis software needs exclusive access to your machine's disk to operate. This means that...

 HOW TO: "Making Acronis Products Compatible with Third-Party Firewall Software"

This article provides information on how to set up permissions for Acronis software in...

 HOW TO: "Manual Installation on Mac"

By default, Acronis Agent is installed and registered in the account specified during...

 HOW TO: "Manual Uninstallation of Backup Client for Linux"

You can uninstall Acronis Backup Client by starting the installation package and selecting...

 HOW TO: "Manually Uninstall Agents"

Windows Generally, you can uninstall Agents for Windows using Programs and Features of the...

 HOW TO: "Migrate Machines to Amazon EC2 and Microsoft Azure"

Do the following to migrate a physical or a virtual machine into Amazon EC2 instance or Microsoft...

 HOW TO: "Preserve original machine ID when re-adding deleted machine"

Every time an Agent is installed, a new entity is created in Acronis software and the machine is...

 HOW TO: "Remotely Install Agents"

You can remotely install Backup Agents. Create .mst and .msi installation files Download the...

 HOW TO: "Restore Disks"

To the original machine Log in to Backup Management Console and click Recover: Click Recover...

 HOW TO: "Restore Files"

Do the following to recover files from a backup: Log in to Backup Management Console and click...

 HOW TO: "Set up backup schedule"

For each backup plan, you can define how often it should run. To adjust scheduling, click...

 HOW TO: "Turn Business Notifications On and Off"

Business notifications are separate from backup status emails and are designed to be helpful for...

 HOW TO: "Update SnapAPI Module in Linux"

Introduction The SnapAPI module is in charge of all I/O operations on the hard disk of Acronis...

 HOW TO: "Updating to the Latest Build"

Starting with version 4 (Backup management server 12.0.1078, Backup management console 12.0.2079)...

 HOW TO: "Use Initial Seeding and Large Scale Recovery services"

What is initial seeding and large scale recovery and when are they needed (!) Check service...

 HOW TO: "Validate an archive using acrocmd"

Sometimes it is necessary to determine whether an archive stored in the cloud is consistent, i.e....

 HOW TO: "View Build Number"

Start Backup Management Console. Click on About: Check server version and console version:...