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  1. Anything Mac
    Cheers folks, A sync question. After having another hurdle during a migration (surprise surprise ), I forgot to ask the genius about a certain q? during another step I wanted to take. Here's the scenario: Old Mac: used sparingly but is the one I use to sync my iPhone and iPad (all my music...
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    So, I just bought friends of mine an external after theirs went south. They had a time capsule who's HD was messy so I don't think they've been backing up for a min. I bought them a 2TB ext which should be plenty fine as they both have Airs. My q? is the following: Would there be a preferred...
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    Sold, via another method. Looks new, sparkling original box, although used for a few years. 500GB N/G/B/ etc. Use for wireless backups, wired backups, as an external drive, as a router, as a wireless router, and/or combinations of those things at the same time. It's a real workhorse, and...
  4. Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod Help & Troubleshooting
    Hi, I have a couple of questions on Time Machine setup and how it works. My current computing config is a mac mini, windows 7 laptop (my wife's), 2 x macbook, and a yet to be purchase macbook pro or air, all connected to the Internet via a pair of airport extremes (long story). Up to now, I...
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    I have a MacBook, an iPad2 and an iPhone 4, my kids have an iphone 4 and an iPod touch, and we also have several other iPods. I use my MacBook as the machine to update my iTunes and iphoto libraries which are (were) on two external hard drives. We also have 3 windows laptops in the house being...
  6. Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod Help & Troubleshooting
    Hello All, I'm starting to panic a bit right now, because my external backup drive wont work anymore for some reason! Ok so...heres the info: I have a white Macbook (bought it summer of 08) Version 10.5.8 the reason I bought the back up is that, other for backing everything up, I dont have...
  7. Anything Mac
    I like the idea of a small HD in my MBP; and MBAir with SSD would be the ultimate. My everyday files do not need much space. My current MBP is connected to TM via FireWire and works wonderfully. I moved photos to an external HD, which is AirPort Extreme connected. (Or actually copied; and now...
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    So, I got this shiny PowerMac G5 from my uncle, and it came with a 250GB HardDrive. I also have two 1TB HDD that I have no clue what to do with. How can I put those HardDrive to good use? I want to put 2 HDD's into this PowerMac and make those 2 harddrives be read as one. This PowerMac will be...
  9. Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod Help & Troubleshooting
    So I just got an external hard drive for my 2009 13" MBP and using Carbon Copy Cloner I've got a bootable clone of my Mac's HD ready to go. Now I was going to backup my Windows XP Bootcamp Partition: but, all I have come up with to do this is Winclone. Winclone doesn't seem to be available...
  10. Anything Mac
    So I just got a new Mac Pro (new to me anyways) and I'm setting up my drives. I have ordered an SSD for a boot drive, and I have 2 x 2TB WD green drives already laying around. I also have a 1TB Hitachi (very fast) and a 400GB WD that came with the mac pro, not sure of its performance. Can you...
  11. Anything Mac
    Hello, I have a serious problem and I'm seeking advice. I DID Google for my issues, but the answers I found weren't anywhere convenient, so maybe you can help me with better advice. I have a MacBook with iPhoto, but it now is my secondary computer, my main PC is a Windows desktop. All my...
  12. Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod Help & Troubleshooting
    Hi All, A few years ago, when my iphoto library started getting big, I put it on an external drive. I'm a student, and all the school computers are PCs, so I formatted the external drive as FAT32. Now, I've run out of room on it, and need to migrate everything on it to a bigger drive. I can't...
  13. Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod Help & Troubleshooting
    I have been looking for advice on how to keep my Tiger applications (relatively) functional when I upgrade to Leopard. I have Carbon Copy Cloner. The question(s) is/are: 1. If I make a selective backup, what folders other than Applications to I choose from my current Tiger HD? 2. Once I know...
  14. Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod Help & Troubleshooting
    I am thinking about improving my backup strategy and am looking for some feedback. Currently all of my data (Aperture photos, iTunes Library and documents) are stored on my 500 Gig internal Hard Drive in my 24" iMac. I use Time Machine to back up to a LaCie 500 Gig FireWire 400 External Hard...
  15. Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod Help & Troubleshooting
    Grrr... it's been almost 3 weeks since I have been able to backup with time capsule. Something isn't right. 1) Please tell us which computer you are using. (ie: 14" G4 iBook 1.33 Ghz) It's a 2.3 C2D MBP 2) Which Operating System are you currently running? Including version. (ie: 10.4.9)...
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