Restoring to dissimilar hardware guide
Created - August 11, 2014; Updated - May 19, 2015;
This article applies to:
Acronis True Image 2015
Restore to dissimilar hardware procedure:
Create an Acronis bootable media and
boot the target computer (connect the media to your computer
and restart the computer).
- Perform recovery of the backed up system.
- Download Acronis Universal Boot media builder and create a
bootable media containing Acronis Universal Boot - a free
tool available for Acronis Customers (see details below),
which allows you to make the restored system bootable on
- Prepare necessary drivers (see details below), boot the
target computer and use Universal Boot (see details below)
to make the
restored system bootable on the new hardware.
- Now you can start the computer and work with your system
restored to the new hardware.
To be able to download Acronis Universal Boot tool from your
account, you need to register your license of Acronis True
your account on Acronis website.
Or you can also use direct download links: