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Update November 14, 2015
Most of the information below is before version 2015.
For 2015-2016 info, browse the numerous info links at this next link.
Versions 2014 and prior--below:
Section Name below=AGH Links
Newest guides or informational postings__2013 - 2014.
AGH-1. 64640: Do's & Don'ts--Hints to help prevent issues with your TIB backup files creation. New
AGH-3. 64634: Hints to help using 2 different target disks for TrueImage backups. New
AGH-5. 56872: Grover's How to Backup 2014 from within Windows
AGH-7. 28705: Grover's How to Backup 2012-2013 from within Windows
AGH-9. 38691: Grover's How to Create a "Disk Image" or "Disk Mode" Image & more.
AGH-11. 61316: Video by Les: Create Differentials with Full Backup Once a Week with Cleanup
AGH-12. 48911: Video by Les: Create Manual Full Disk Backup in ATIH 2014
AGH-13. 56567: Create Bootable Recovery CD or Flash Drive
*AGH-14. 29618: Grover's new backup and restore guides
AGH-15. 48925: An assortment of "Misc How to's" " images plus much more
AGH-17. 46511: Restoring Single Files or Folder Using a Disk mode or Partition type backup
AGH-19. 40810: A comparison between the Incremental and Differential backups and restoration.
AGH-21. 45927: Custom Incremental Backup Schemes--Delete older than X days.
AGH-23. 31895: Stop TrueImageHome Startup Search for Backups
AGH-25. 39528: Grover's How to Register or Download verson 2013-2014 Files
AGH-27. 54475: The single/mass removal of backup tasks and backup file deletion procedures.
AGH-29. 38609: Grover's Alternate method to shutdown computer after backup.
AGH-31. 57218: How to obtain ReadyShare UNC path
AGH-33. 42887: Desktop Reminder message to attach storage disk before scheduled backup.
AGH-35. 40810: A comparison between the Incremental and Differential backups and restoration.
AGH-49. 32087: Upgrade screen is confusing
Section Name=2014 Option Help
New! Illustrated Examples of Assorted Functions Verson 2014 and Recent Prior versions.
GH0. 56872: New! Grover's How to Backup 2014 from within Windows. Disk Image Backups
GH1. How to change a backup task from scheduled to "Do Not Schedule".
GH2. How to enable a backup task schedule or change a schedule time..
GH3. How to create a non-scheduled backup task on the first try.
GH4. Illustrate Manual Backup Now option or Repeat a backup.
GH5. How to delete backup files using Acronis Backup 'Explorer'
GH57. Assorted task features.
GH6. How to use the MOVE backup option to relocate storage folder.
GH7. How to create a desktop backup shortcut from an existing backup task.
GH8. How to view or set somewhat hidden advanced scheduled backup settings.
GH9. How to view or change error timeout settings frequency.
GH10. Scheme-Single Version Full.
*GH11. Create Custom Full Backup Scheme with Automatic Deletion of old files.
Ex: Keep 4 versions (chains). The 4 is user choice.
*GH12. Create Custom Incremental Backup Scheme with Automatic Deletion of old files.
Ex:/Full + 6 Inc. Keep 4 chains. The 6-4 is user choice.
*GH13. Create Custom Differential Backup Scheme with Automatic Deletion of old files.
Ex: Full +2 Diff. Keep 2 chains. The 2-2 is user choice.
GH14. Custom Differential Backup Scheme . 6 Diff, Keep 4 chains. & folder
GH15. Online partition properties.
GH16. Validation Settings (chains).
GH17. Consolidation Settings-Example 1.
GH18. Consolidation Settings Example 2.
GH41. Stop/Start Control Scan before backup.
GH19. Remove ALL TASKS from Task Menu Listing
GH20. Remove Single Task from Task Menu Listing
GH21. How to add backup files to the listing of backup tasks for assorted uses
such as validation or recovery or add missing files to backup tasks.
GH22. 38609: Grover's Alternate method to shutdown computer after backup.
GH23. 39528: Grover's How to Register or Download version 2013-2014 Files
GH24. Les multiple Backup-Now Listings
GH25. Understanding differences between Inc and Dif for Safety
GH26. Select log file to view. View from many different settings.
GH28. Select validation at time of backup.
GH29. Stop USB caching.
GH30. Main Menu Example
GH31. Save Log File
GH32. How to clone backup task for reuse or duplication. Also, save custom tasks for reuse again.
GH33. View universal restore option.
GH34. Example of saved custom schemes.
GH35. Set up e-mail notify
GH36. Set up e-mail notify using Charter.
GH37. Keep 10 inc's. Store X.
GH38. Example files type backup.
GH39. How to custom folder/tib file name.
GH42. USB prevent sleeping.
GH42A. Set WD My Passport Sleep Timer to Never Sleep.
GH43. USB Set caching/quick removal on usb disks.
GH45. How erase files before backup.
GH46. Use "TreeSize Free" to compare 2 partitions sorted by folder size.
Treesize Download link View sample screenshots
GH50. CD Disk option backup.
GH51. CD Disk option restore.
GH52. Use of Categories option in File backups or exclusions.
GH53. Access Universal Restore via Windows.
GH54. Access Universal Restore via the Plus or Premium CD.
GH55. Delete Database History Archives.xml. New
GH56. Easy way to find posting by yourself or others. New
GH57. Assorted task features.
GH58. Difference between Partition Mode & Select Disk Mode backups. New
GH55A. Acronis services
GH59. Set TI Scheduler services flags
GH61. Validate from the TI Recovery CD
Acronis YouTube Video's
55960: Acronis 2014 multiple training video's.
How to create Acronis bootable media
Product registration on the Acronis web-site
How to install Acronis True Image 2014
How to activate Acronis True Image 2014
How to create a backup in Acronis True Image 2014
How to set backup options in Acronis True Image 2014
New or Popular Acronis Knowledge Base Bulletins
44741: Acronis True Image 2014: Cloning Disks
45437: Acronis True Image Does Not Clone Drives with Different Logic Sector Sizes.
2931: Cloning Laptop Hard Disk.
44741: Acronis True Image 2014: Cloning Disks
46690: Acronis Software: Troubleshooting Pre/Post Commands Issues
46430: Acronis Software: Making Acronis Products Compatible with Antivirus Software
47804: Acronis True Image 2014: Universal Restore
NEW 47792: Acronis True Image 2014 Premium Update 3: Restoring to Dissimilar Hardware (updated Sept 2014-Build 6688)
47165: Acronis True Image 2014 Premium: Restoring to Dissimilar Hardware with Acronis Universal Restore (prior to 6688)
47143: Acronis True Image: How To Run Backups from Command Line
Troubleshooting TrueImage 2014
44353: Acronis True Image 2014: Creating Acronis Bootable Media
44351: Acronis True Image 2014 Creating Acronis Bootable Media with a Backup File
34873: True Image 2013: Creating Acronis Bootable Media with a Backup File
1526: Starting Acronis Product from USB Flash Drive
46966: Acronis True Image 2014: Updating to the Latest Build
43896: Acronis True Image 2014: Activation
43955: Acronis True Image 2014: Reactivating Installation
46929: Acronis True Image 2014: Installation Over a Previous Version Fails
46255: Acronis True Image 2014 Premium: Creating WinPE Media with Acronis Plug-In
23882: Acronis True Image Home 2012 Plus Pack: Creating WinPE Media with Acronis Plug-In
1506: Working with Acronis True Image Plug-In for BartPE
46170: Acronis True Image: Troubleshooting WinPE-Based Bootable Media Creation Issues
Web Help on Exclusions
24018: Acronis True Image 2012: GPT & UEFI Support
34863 Acronis True Image 2013: GPT & UEFI Support
44348: Acronis True Image 2014: GPT & UEFI Support
1734: Compatibility of Acronis Backup Software with Windows BitLocker
1649: Compatibility of Acronis Backup Software with Encryption Software
Excluding System Restore points
46930: Acronis True Image 2014: Installaton Fails with Rollback
44376: Acronis True Image 2014: Backup Comments Are Not Saved in Acronis Bootable Media
44375: Acronis True Image 2014: Unchecking "Run at system startup with delay" Does Not Work
46850: Acronis True Image: NAS Is Not Detected
50750: FREE UPGRADE for Windows 8.x users who have True Image 2013
True Image 2013 by Acronis Plus Pack Restoring to Dissimilar Hardware with Acronis Universal Restore
Grovers status = Inactive 1. Grover's New Revised Guides 4. 2014 Cleanup 2015 Cleanup 5. Attachments/How 7. TI 2015 FAQ.
2. Create BKU Tasks > 2011_2012_2013 2A. Using 2014 6. Help 2016 2015 2014 2013 8. Stop Scan for Backups 8A. ATIH Video's
3. Create new disks-Guides. 9. Register/Downloads 10. Mustang's New Guides 11. Les Seiler's Backup Video