Build40107August 30, 2022

Acronis Cyber Protect Home Office for Windows

What's new

  • With the Acronis Cloud Backup Download tool, you can download previously created cloud backups and recover data from them locally, regardless of the quality of the internet connection.
  • With modular component installation, you can now save space on your machine and decide which protection components to install.
  • Bug fixes and other improvements.

For more information about security updates, see List of fixed security vulnerabilities of Acronis Cyber Protect Home Office.

Fixed issues

  • [TI-196935] Cannot quarantine a downloaded malware file of a specific size with the error "Failed to add to quarantine."

Known issues and limitations

  • [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 displayed for the recovery of a USB drive backup from Acronis Cloud if the USB drive is disconnected in the process.
  • [TI-206001] Cannot quarantine malware files detected and blocked 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 11
  • Windows 10
  • Windows 8.1
  • Windows 8
  • 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 Cyber Protect Home Office 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 Cyber Protect Home Office 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.
  • The Try&Decide tool cannot be used for protecting dynamic disks.
  • The "Clone disk" operation is not supported for dynamic disks.
Build40106August 30, 2022

Acronis Cyber Protect Home Office for macOS

What's new

  • With the Acronis Cloud Backup Download tool, you can download previously created cloud backups and recover data from them locally, regardless of the quality of the internet connection.
  • Bug fixes and other improvements.

For more information about security updates, refer to List of fixed security vulnerabilities of Acronis Cyber Protect Home Office.

Fixed issues

  • [TI-196856] Cannot quarantine a downloaded malware file of a specific size with the error "Failed to add to quarantine."

Known issues and limitations

  • [TI-167808] The macOS mounting tool cannot mount a bootcamp partition after its recovery.

System requirements

Operating systems

  • macOS Monterey 12
  • macOS Big Sur 11
  • macOS Catalina 10.15
  • macOS Mojave 10.14

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.

Supported storage media

  • Internal drives (HDD, SSD)
  • SoftRAID® (supported for backup and recovery of files and folders)

  • USB drives
  • FireWire drives
  • Thunderbolt drives
  • Network share, NAS
  • Acronis Cloud

Unsupported configurations

  • Apple RAID and other RAIDs (except those listed in Supported storage media)