Can't Clone to a Larger Drive

Discussion in 'Acronis True Image Product Line' started by capatt, Dec 13, 2008.

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  1. capatt

    capatt Registered Member

    Jan 23, 2007
    I have a netbook with two SSDs (eee 901). I'd like to clone C: to D:, which is larger and faster, and render the old drive invisible. Anyway Acronis 11 won't let me clone to the larger drive for two reasons:

    1. The disk has errors (it doesn't)

    2. The destination is too small (it isn't).

    Any ideas?

  2. GroverH

    GroverH Registered Member

    May 10, 2006
    Massachusetts, USA
    Have you tried this when booted from the TI Rescue CD? Once you perform the clone, be sure and remove or disconnect one drive before the first boot following the clone.
  3. mojonba

    mojonba Registered Member

    Dec 15, 2008
    im having the same problem with both windows versions and bootable version. my source disk is 500gb and my destination is 1.5tb and i have just did a chkdsk on all partitions and no go. any ideas?
  4. Acronis Support

    Acronis Support Acronis Support Staff

    Apr 28, 2004
    Hello capatt and mojonba,

    Thank you for choosing Acronis Disk Backup Software.

    We are sorry for delayed response.

    Please make sure you use the latest build (8101) of Acronis True Image 11 Home. To get access to updates you should first register your software. Don't forget to recreate Acronis Bootable Rescue Media after updating.

    If the latest build doesn't solve the problem, please try booting with "acpi=off noapic" parameter as it is described in Acronis Help Post.

    If the issue persists, please collect some information to let us investigate it thoroughly:

    Please create Acronis Report, Windows system information and Linux system information (sysinfo.txt) as it is described in Acronis Help Post.

    Then submit a request for technical support or use our Live Chat service. Attach all the collected files and information to your request along with the step-by-step description of the actions taken before the problem appears and the link to this thread. We will do our best to investigate the problem and provide you with a solution.

    Thank you.
    Marat Setdikov
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