Accessing home networked images

Discussion in 'Acronis True Image Product Line' started by BoyesR, Aug 29, 2005.

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  1. BoyesR

    BoyesR Registered Member

    Aug 29, 2005
    I am trying to recover an image saved on my home network. I have had to replace my primary disk so I have to recover it using the Acronis utility. The wizard only shows local drives, though there is some kind of network adapter configurator under options.

    There doesn't seem to be any help as how to use this but clearly there has to be some way to access the saved image. I've tried putting in the IP address of my other networked PC, but still no sign of the drive. (though I'm just using peer to peer).

    How can I get the application to see the drive? I am still with version 7 (Build 63:cool:.
  2. jmk94903

    jmk94903 Registered Member

    Jul 10, 2004
    San Rafael, CA
    Did you ever test the Version 7 recovery CD to see if you could see the shared folders on network drives? If not, then it sounds like the drivers for your system's network adapter are not in Version 7.

    You can download the trial version 8 and see if that can see the networked drives. If so, upgrade and restore the image.
  3. Acronis Support

    Acronis Support Acronis Support Staff

    Apr 28, 2004
    Hello BoyesR,

    Thank you for choosing Acronis Disk Backup Software.

    Please do as jmk94903 suggested and inform us about the results.

    The trial version of Acronis True Image 8.0 is available here.

    You can find Acronis True Image 8.0 User's Guide here.

    Thank you.
    Alexey Popov
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