Results 1 to 3 of 3
  1. #1


    Member Since
    Jun 29, 2010
    Posts
    2
    Backing up Imac & Mac Book pro
    Help please, we have an Imac and just ordered a mac book pro.

    What is the best and cheapest way to back up please ?

    Apple time capsules are so expensive,

    What is the best thing to buy and where ?

    appreciate your help

    Thanks

  2. #2

    pigoo3's Avatar
    Member Since
    May 20, 2008
    Location
    U.S.
    Posts
    34,551
    Specs:
    2011 13" MBP 2.3ghz, 8gig ram, OS 10.8.5
    You just need an external hard drive...and use the "Time Machine" software that comes with OS 10.5 & higher.

    - Nick
    - Too many "beachballs", read this: Beachballs
    - Computer seems slower than it used to? Read this for some slow computer tips: Speedup
    - Almost full hard drive? Some solutions. Out of Space
    - Apple Battery Info. Battery

  3. #3


    Member Since
    Jun 29, 2010
    Posts
    2
    Quote Originally Posted by pigoo3 View Post
    You just need an external hard drive...and use the "Time Machine" software that comes with OS 10.5 & higher.

    - Nick
    Thanks Nick, any advice on what to buy and where to buy it would be greatly appreciated.

    Thanks

    lynne

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Similar Threads

  1. Mac Book Pro & Hotspot
    By Mike R in forum Internet, Networking, and Wireless
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 04-04-2013, 04:22 PM
  2. 15" mac book pro & new model
    By Book_Girl in forum Apple Notebooks
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 04-27-2010, 10:21 PM
  3. Backing up wth a mac book pro
    By kr100 in forum Apple Notebooks
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 04-26-2010, 10:10 AM
  4. Help with Verizon Aircards for Power Book G4 & Mac Book Pro
    By brucie1dog in forum Apple Notebooks
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 11-20-2008, 12:59 AM
  5. Mac Book Pro & cinemia displays
    By pete1606 in forum Other Hardware and Peripherals
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 10-26-2008, 05:46 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •