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Acronis Backup 12.5 Update 2 has been released

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Dear Acronis Community,

We are extremely happy to inform you that Acronis Backup 12.5 Update 2 has been released!

Build number: 8690

All installers and documentation are available here.

What’s new in Update 2:

New features available in all on-premise deployments


Installation and infrastructure


Scheduling backups

New scheduling options

- Waking up a machine for backup from the sleep or hibernation mode 
- Prevention of the sleep or hibernation mode during a backup
- The option to prohibit running missed backups on a machine startup

New backup start conditions, handy for backing up Windows laptops and tablets:

- Save battery power
Do not start when on metered connection
Do not start when connected to the following Wi-Fi network
Check device IP address

In the Monthly schedule, selection of individual months during which backups will run The capability to start a differential backup manually 

Backup locations


Support for new operating systems and virtualization platforms

  • macOS High Sierra 10.13
  • Debian 9.1 and 9.2
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.4
  • CentOS 7.4
  • ALT Linux 7.0
  • Red Hat Virtualization 4.1

Usability improvements

  • Renaming locations on the Backups tab (except for locations managed by a storage node)
  • The capability to change the vCenter Server or ESXi that is managed by Agent for VMware in Settings > Agents > agent details

New features available with the Advanced licenses only


Installation and infrastructure

Usability improvements

Tape support 

Full release notes with fixed issues are available here: English, Japanese

Thank you!

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