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    How long did it take for your Time Machine backup to complete?
    It took mine 16hrs and 30 min through my AEBS to backup 29gb

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    Dec 03, 2006
    Irvine, CA
    I'm assuming you're connected wirelessly? That would explain why it took so long.

    Back when I was using Time Machine, it took maybe a couple of hours to backup almost 100GB to an external drive connected via USB.

    June 2007
    July 2009

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    Jan 12, 2008
    Leicester, England
    Took me 17 or 18 hours to back up 69GB. It's a lot faster via ethernet though.

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    Mar 24, 2008
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    4-5 hours over wired for 27gig.
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