Create portable version of AOMEI Backupper

AOMEI Backupper is a powerful program for Windows data protection and disaster recovery. Normally you can only use it after completing the installation process, but with the “Create Portable Version” tool, you are allowed to copy it to a removable device, and access all the practical features on target computers without installing.

For those who need to maintatinance multiple computers, this is a shortcut to save significant time and effort.

How to create portable version on removable device?

This tool has been integrated in AOMEI Backupper Technician and Technician Plus. With it, you can create a portable version within serveral clicks. 

Here I will introduce the steps based on Technician Plus edition, you can download the trial to have a try:

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Step 1. Launch AOMEI Backupper. Navigate to “Tools” tab and select “Create Portable Version” under “Common Tools”.

create portable version

Step 2. If you've connected the removable device properly, it will be displayed as the target location by default. You can also click on “Browse” to specify a target location manually, then hit "Start Creating".

browse target location

Step 3. During the process, you can "Cancel" creating the portable version anytime you like. Once it’s complete, the installation directory and a registration tool will be copied to the selected removable device. Then you can click "Finish" to exit.

create portable version process

How to use the portable version on target computers?

After creating a portable version, you can connect the removable device to the target computer, and run AOMEI Backupper by double-clicking the "Backupper.exe" in the installation path.

Note if AOMEI Backupper has been installed on this computer before, there may be problems running the portable version (such as expiration). In this case, you can double-click “Register.exe” in the directory of portable version, tap “Register” button to register for the advanced edition correctly.

There’s also a “Anti-registration” button allowing you to clear the registration information and makes the portable version unregistered.

registration tool

☛ Please note:

  • Currently, this tool is only available in AOMEI Backupper Technician and Technician Plus edition.
  • AOMEI Backupper Technician edition is not supported on server systems.
  • Portable version doesn’t support network path or CD-ROM drive as the target location.
  • Portable version cannot run simultaneously with AOMEI Backupper.