1.    01 Aug 2015 #1
    Join Date : Aug 2015
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    Windows 10

    Restore System with Acronis True Image 2014


    Hi, I just updated to Windows 10 and I am loving it! I want to create a system image using a Acronis True Image 2014 bootable CD. I created a backup using the CD just fine and it includes the MBR the C: drive. When i try to restore the image, Windows 10 will boot but when i get to the desktop, it does not load properly and the screen flashes. I have re-installed since, but i want to create a backup for ease of use. Does anyone know how to restore an image properly? I blame the program, since it was working fine before.

    Cooker
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  2.    01 Aug 2015 #2
    Join Date : Oct 2014
    Mid-Hudson Valley, NYS
    Posts : 273
    Windows 10 Insider Program, Linux Mint 18.2, LinuxLite, Ubuntu 17.10

    Quote Originally Posted by cdcooker View Post
    Hi, I just updated to Windows 10 and I am loving it! I want to create a system image using a Acronis True Image 2014 bootable CD. I created a backup using the CD just fine and it includes the MBR the C: drive. When i try to restore the image, Windows 10 will boot but when i get to the desktop, it does not load properly and the screen flashes. I have re-installed since, but i want to create a backup for ease of use. Does anyone know how to restore an image properly? I blame the program, since it was working fine before.

    Cooker
    You may want to review this (from Acronis Support):

    https://kb.acronis.com/content/56196

    Rich

    Edit: Give Aomei a try: http://www.backup-utility.com/free-backup-software.html
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  3.    01 Aug 2015 #3
    Join Date : Aug 2015
    NYC
    Posts : 134
    Windows 10 Pro x64

    I'm using Paragon Hard Disk Manager 2012 (the previous version) and have had no problems backing up and restoring my Win 10 system image.
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  4.    01 Aug 2015 #4
    Join Date : Aug 2015
    Posts : 3
    Windows 10
    Thread Starter

    Quote Originally Posted by rmonroe36 View Post
    You may want to review this (from Acronis Support):

    https://kb.acronis.com/content/56196

    Rich
    Thanks will give Acronis 2015 a try next week! Still would like to try and find a solution for Acronis 2014.
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  5.    01 Aug 2015 #5
    Join Date : Jul 2015
    Posts : 6
    win 10 pro x64

    The free version of Macrium Reflect is working nicely for me in W10. I was a long time Acronis user but I'm quite happy with Macrium.
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  6.    01 Aug 2015 #6
    Join Date : Apr 2014
    Space coast of Florida
    Posts : 5,382
    Windows 10 Pro X64 16299.19

    I'm sick of having to always buy a new version of Acronis when I change OSes. Time to dump them and move to Macrium or AOMEI or Paragon.

    I have 2014 and it loks like my backup I just created will be useless.

    Thanks all for this info.
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