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    Time machine size

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    Time machine size
    Hi,

    My MacBook pro has a 500GB HDD, is this the size I need for a time machine
    Backup on an external HDD?

    Thanks in advance.

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    Time machine size
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    Specs:
    15in i7 MacBook Pro, 8GB RAM, 120GB SSD, 500GB HD
    You'll want at least a 500GB drive for Time Machine, but you'd be better off getting a larger one.
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    Time machine size

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    Thanks.

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