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Can't Access my TM hardrive through finder or through TM app


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I'm trying to access my files from Time Machine, but the drive says I don't have permission to access it. I copied the files from the original TM hard drive it was on to a new hard drive and I am trying to access it from a fresh install of Snow Leopard... Any ideas??
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TM does seem to track MAC addresses so it will not track files that are shifted around. Try selecting 'Enter Time Machine' from menu bar - it should bring up window similar to this;


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so with luck you can connect from that.
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