Release notes

Build39216March 30, 2021

Acronis True Image 2021 Update 5 for Windows

What's new in Acronis True Image 2021 Update 5 for Windows?

  • Bug fixes and other improvements.

Fixed issues

  • TI-223654 The cleanup wizard doesn't show versions for the cloud replica.
  • TI-223544 Automatic login to the Web Restore doesn't work and requires manual entry of credentials.

If you want to know more about security updates, visit the Knowledge Base page: https://kb.acronis.com/content/68061.

Known issues and limitations of this version

  • TI-172086 In the "Version chain" backup scheme, a differential backup is created instead of a full one on the second backup launch.
  • TI-173652 No error message is shown for the recovery of a USB drive backup from Acronis Cloud if the USB drive is disconnected in the process.
  • TI-196935 Cannot quarantine a downloaded malware file of a specific size with the error "Failed to add to quarantine."
  • TI-204749 Backup validation fails for a full backup if some previous backups from the chain were deleted via Windows Explorer.
  • TI-206001 Cannot quarantine files found during a full antivirus scan on a mapped network drive.

System requirements

Hardware requirements:

  • Intel CORE 2 Duo (2 GHz) or equivalent processor that supports SSE instructions

Operating systems:

  • Windows 10 (most editions, including October 2020 Update, except for Windows IoT editions) File systems are supported only for backup and recovery of disks or partitions.
  • Windows 8.1 (except for Windows Embedded editions)
  • Windows 8 (except for Windows Embedded editions)
  • Windows 7 SP1 (all editions)
  • Windows Home Server 2011

Beta builds are not supported.

Windows Embedded, IoT editions, Windows 10 LTSB, and Windows 10 LTSC are not supported.

It is possible for the software to work on other Windows operating systems, but it is not guaranteed.

File systems:

  • NTFS
  • Ext2/Ext3/Ext4
  • ReiserFS(3) File systems are supported only for backup and recovery of disks or partitions.
  • Linux SWAP File systems are supported only for backup and recovery of disks or partitions.
  • HFS+/HFSX Disk recovery, partition recovery, and cloning operations are supported without resizing.
  • FAT16/32/exFAT Disk recovery, partition recovery, and cloning operations are supported without resizing.

If a file system is not supported or is corrupted, Acronis True Image can copy data by using a sector-by-sector approach.

Storage media:

  • Hard disk drives (HDD)
  • Solid-state drives (SSD)
  • Networked storage devices
  • FTP servers

    The FTP server must allow file transfers in the passive mode. Acronis True Image 2021 splits a backup into files with a size of 2 GB when backing up directly to an FTP server.

  • CD-R/RW, DVD-R/RW, DVD+R (including double-layer DVD+R), DVD+RW, DVD-RAM, BD-R, BD-RE
  • USB 1.1 / 2.0 / 3.0, USB-C, eSATA, FireWire (IEEE-1394), SCSI, and PC card storage devices

Limitations on operations with dynamic disks:

  • Creation of Acronis Secure Zone on dynamic disks is not supported.
  • Recovery of a dynamic volume as a dynamic volume with manual resizing is not supported.
  • Try&Decide® cannot be used for protecting dynamic disks.
  • The "Clone disk" operation is not supported for dynamic disks.
Build39229March 30, 2021

Acronis True Image 2021 Update 5 for macOS

What's new in Acronis True Image 2021 Update 5 for macOS?

  • Support for Apple silicon processors.
  • Bug fixes and other improvements.

Fixed issues

  • TI-219860 To boot system from Acronis True Image rescue media drive via "Startup Disk" setting, the user had to eject bootable media after creation, and reinsert it before setting it as target.
  • TI-218319 After installation, Acronis True Image asks the user for a constant reboot if outdated third-party drivers are installed on the Mac.
  • TI-222365 The maintenance version of third-party applications was ignored during vulnerability scanning.
  • TI-221442 The access rights for a specific folder were not restored after this folder recovery.

If you want to know more about security updates, visit the Knowledge Base page: https://kb.acronis.com/content/68061.

Known issues and limitations of this version

  • TI-153455 Cloning does not fail when there is not enough space on the destination drive.
  • TI-167808 The macOS mounting tool cannot mount a bootcamp partition after its recovery.
  • TI-196935 Cannot quarantine a downloaded malware file with the error "Failed to add to quarantine."

System requirements

Operating systems:

  • macOS Big Sur 11
  • macOS Catalina 10.15
  • macOS Mojave 10.14
  • macOS High Sierra 10.13
  • macOS Sierra 10.12
  • OS X El Capitan 10.11

File systems:

  • APFS
  • HFS+
  • Core Storage
  • FAT32
  • NTFS (including Boot Camp)

    You cannot back up data to a disk with an NTFS file system. However, you can recover data from a backup located on this type of file system.

Unsupported configurations:

  • RAIDs of any kind
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