?
Solved

Acronis 2016 Cloud bootable media

Posted on 2016-07-14
3
Medium Priority
?
88 Views
Last Modified: 2016-10-27
As bootable media is required to restore Mac OS X system (not just individual files) from Acronis 2016 Cloud, I assume a separate media instance is required for each MAC backup. That is, a single backup media cannot be used with multiple machines, thus requiring careful identification of media backup to MAC system.

This is so?
0
Comment
Question by:MARSPATH
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 2
3 Comments
 
LVL 15

Accepted Solution

by:
LockDown32 earned 2000 total points
ID: 41711437
If it is like the bootable media for Windows you just need one media. Not one per backup. It is really nothing more then a boot CD that then fires off the internet to get you to your account and the backups stored under your account. Once you get to that account you should be able to browse several backup and choose which one you want to restore.

You could use the same media for several Macs. You just need the right login credentials to get to the right backups.
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:MARSPATH
ID: 41711441
Thanks, makes keeping track of boot media much easier.
0
 
LVL 15

Expert Comment

by:LockDown32
ID: 41711468
Yes. Wow would that be a pain.
0

Featured Post

What Is Blockchain Technology?

Blockchain is a technology that underpins the success of Bitcoin and other digital currencies, but it has uses far beyond finance. Learn how blockchain works and why it is proving disruptive to other areas of IT.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Microsoft will be releasing the Windows 10 Creators Update in just a matter of weeks. Are you prepared? Follow these steps to ensure everything goes smoothly and you don't lose valuable data on your PC.
I was prompted to write this article after the recent World-Wide Ransomware outbreak. For years now, System Administrators around the world have used the excuse of "Waiting a Bit" before applying Security Patch Updates. This type of reasoning to me …
In this Micro Tutorial viewers will learn how to use Boot Corrector from Paragon Rescue Kit Free to identify and fix the boot problems of Windows 7/8/2012R2 etc. As an example is used Windows 2012R2 which lost its active partition flag (often happen…
This tutorial will walk an individual through setting the global and backup job media overwrite and protection periods in Backup Exec 2012. Log onto the Backup Exec Central Administration Server. Examine the services. If all or most of them are stop…

771 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question