How to install Acronis Backup Agent on Windows Servers

Overview

In this article, you will learn how to install Acronis Backup Agent on Windows Servers. To back up your data, you need to install a Backup Agent on your machine.

Install agents on machines

You can install agents on machines running any of the operating systems listed in Supported operating systems and environments

Install Acronis Backup Agent on Windows

  1. Log in to the Acronis Cyber Cloud Backup Console.
  2. On the main dashboard click on Add Devices.
  3. Add device section will appear under the servers make sure to click on Windows.
  4. Now The Acronis agent executable file (Cyber_Protection_Agent_for_Windows_web.exe) will be downloaded
  5. Run the executable file by double-clicking on it. The Agent installation wizard will open up.
  6. Click on the Install button. The installation files will be automatically downloaded.
  7. Once the installation files are downloaded, the agent installation will start automatically.
  8. Once the agent installation has been completed, click on the Register the machine button in order to register the machine
Activate Acronis account

Login information will be sent to your registered email from noreply-abc@cloud.acronis.com with the subject “Activate account” after purchasing the Acronis service.

Registering information after the installation

  1. You will be automatically prompted to log in to the Acronis Cyber Protect Console once again and the registration information will be displayed.
  2. Click on Confirm Registration.
  3. A prompt for successful registration will be shown once the machine has been registered.
  4. The server in which the agent has been installed will now show up inside the Acronis portal under All devices.
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Updated on April 18, 2021

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