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Old Mar 15th, 2013, 08:06 PM   #1
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Colours for Time Machine dates

When I enter Time Machine and the dates appear on the right hand edge of my screen, some dates are purple in colour and some are grey/white. I have not been able to figure out what the difference is between them. Anyone have an answer for me? I have attached a pic..
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Old Mar 15th, 2013, 09:35 PM   #2
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Originally Posted by Apple Support
Note: Dates in pink indicate the data resides on your Time Machine backup device. Dates in white indicate the data resides on your Mac. In OS X Mountain Lion and Lion, portable Macs have the feature of local snapshots. See this article for details.
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Old Mar 15th, 2013, 11:54 PM   #3
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THat explains it! Thanks.
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