Hard disk drive management software, partitioning manager and partition recovery utility

By: Acronis  06-Dec-2011
Keywords: Operating Systems, Hard Drive, Hard Disk


Your most complete Disk Management Toolbox

Acronis Disk Director 11 Home is an all-new version of the most feature-rich disk management product available. If you're serious about maximizing disk use and data safety, it's never been easier to create hard disk partitions or resize, move or merge partitions without data loss. Acronis Disk Director 11 Home includes powerful new features like Windows® 7 support, Dynamic Disk and GPT disk support, spanning a volume across multiple disks and much more.

Acronis Disk Director Tools

Acronis Disk Director 11 Home brings together the most valuable disk management functions and partition recovery tools in a single powerful package.

Partition Management
A comprehensive array of expert-level features gives users the control they need to maximize disk use. You can merge, split, resize, copy, and move partitions without losing data. It also lets you quickly reorganize a hard drive's structure.
Acronis Recovery Expert
Acronis Recovery Expert is a highly reliable data partition and disk recovery tool that prepares you to tackle and repair the results of a personal error, hardware or software failure, virus attack or hacker's intrusive destruction, fast.
Acronis OS Selector
Acronis OS Selector allows you to install multiple operating systems on one computer. You can boot an operating system from any partition on any hard disk or have several multiboot systems on the same partition. It's easy to use and fast.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

What is Acronis® Disk Director® 11 Home?

This all-in-one solution for disk management and partitioning combines a number of previous Acronis® disk and partition management tools, such as Partition Manager for creating partitions of any type; plus, resizing, moving, copying, splitting and merging your volumes, while leaving your data intact.

Who needs Acronis Disk Director 11 Home?

With its superior power, flexibility and ease of use, Acronis Disk Director 11 Home is the right choice for anyone who needs to perform advanced operations over disk layouts in order to get the most out of their PC

  • Home and Small Offices
  • Advanced users
  • Users looking for disk management and partition

What are the main benefits of Acronis Disk Director 11 Home?

Efficiency: Reorganize your PC for better performance and data safety

Flexibility: Resize, copy, move, split and merge partitions without losing your data

Powerful: Optimized to offer the best Windows® 7 performance

Ease of Use: User friendly interface and wizards guide you to a new way of data management

What is new in Acronis Disk Director 11 Home?

  • Full Windows 7 Support
  • Dynamic Disk support (*): Dynamic Disks provide greater functionality - volumes can be spread over several disks
  • GPT disk support: GPT disk allow you to create volumes over 2TB and get additional disk reliability against possible data damage
  • Add or break mirrored volumes (*): Make your basic or simple volume fault-tolerant in just one action by adding a mirror. If you need extra unallocated space on a disk containing one of the mirrors, remove the mirror
  • Span volume across multiple physical disks: Optimize your system by combining free space on different hard disk drives and get larger volumes
  • Convert basic disk to dynamic and vice versa: Convert the existing basic disks to dynamic to achieve additional disk reliability for data storage
  • Convert MBR disk to GPT and vice versa: Why you would need to convert MBR to GPT basic disk:
    • If you need to make a volume whose size is over 2 TB
    • If you need more than four primary volumes on one disk
  • Clone disk to a replacement HDD: The Disk Cloning wizard lets you replace the old basic MBR disk with a new one without reinstalling operating systems and applications

* For supported operating systems

What are the main features?

Manage all your disks and volumes with extreme flexibility

Carry out a vast array of disk and volume management operations:

  • Resize, move, copy, split and merge volumes without data loss or destruction
  • Format and label volumes, assign volumes letters and set volumes active

Install Multiple operating systems on a PC

Try new operating systems without impacting your current system with Acronis OS Selector

Ease-of-use

User friendly interface and wizards guide you in order to get the most out of your PC

Recover lost or deleted partitions

Acronis® Recovery Expert helps you to recover accidentally lost or deleted volumes on basic MBR disks

Boot from CD/DVD or USB stick

Boot your PC from CD or USB stick and manage all your volumes

What are the differences between Acronis Disk Director 11 Home and Acronis Disk Director Suites?

What languages is Acronis Disk Director 11 Home available in?

The following languages will be available in an upcoming release:

  • Czech
  • Dutch
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Polish
  • Russian

What operating systems does Acronis Disk Director 11 Home support?

  • Windows 7 (all editions)
  • Windows Vista (all editions)
  • Windows XP (all editions)

What are the minimum system requirements?

Boot firmware - Bios-based**

Computer processor - Modern processor, 800Mhz or faster

System memory - 256MB

Screen resolution - 800x600 pixels

Installation disk space - 150MB

Other Hardware – Mouse

** Machines that are based on Extensible Firmware Interface (EFI) are not supported

How many PC's can benefit from one Acronis Disk Director 11 Home license?

You are allowed to install and use Acronis Disk Director 11 Home on one PC

Why should I register my new Acronis Disk Director 11 Home license?

Register your Acronis Disk Director 11 Home is fast and simple. Once your copy is registered you can take advantage of the following benefits:

  • A secure place to archive your serial number
  • Legal certainty about the software you have bought and are entitled to use
  • Free product updates
  • Information about the latest product updates and special offers

Can I try Acronis Disk Director 11 Home before I purchase it?

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A CD can be lost or broken, but buying online keeps you safe. When buying online you receive an activation key which can be restored, if forgotten or lost.
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Keywords: Disk Management, Hard Disk, Hard Drive, Operating Systems,

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