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    time machine question?

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    Question time machine question?
    Hi
    I just got a new mbp and transfered my stuff back from time machine
    Drag and drop, not restore.
    I decided to delete my back up cus I want to start again.
    When I deleted the time machine folder it removed over 1.5 million files!!!
    It has been backing up for just over a year.
    Does this sound right? And if so where have all these files come from.
    I thought it just added new stuff, not duplicate every time.
    No problem, just curiouse.
    Thanks

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    time machine question?

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    Well depending how big your HDD is, that 1.5 million is probably many backups and all the files together, remember that it keeps back ups from a previous weeks depending on the size of the HDD.

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