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  1. #1

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    Jul 16, 2010
    Unhappy Time Machine hasn't back up since 28 July

    I have time machine set up to an external hard drive. I opened up time machine this morning, just to see what the back up file looks like & noticed that the last back up was made on 28 July. The machine is put to sleep rather than shut down, and as I have been at work, it has only been used in the evenings.

    I opened up time machine from System Preferences & it said the next back up was due at 12:00, but the little icon didn't move at the designated time and when I checked again it said the next back up is due at 13:00.

    I installed Photoshop Elements 8 this morning, so would have expected Time Machine to do something, as I have installed software.

    Any idea what I have done wrong or why it's decided not to work?

  2. #2

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    Member Since
    Nov 01, 2009
    MacBookPro 11,2 <--DAW!!!
    Maybe your external HD is full. How many gigs is it?
    MBP 11,3 | Logic Pro X | Ableton Live 9 | Traktor Pro 2 | AKAI MPC2000XL, X7000, MPK-49 | Roland MV-8000, SP-808, TR-707, TR-808 & TR-909 | Ensoniq ASR-10 | x0xb0x #911 & Willzyx | Denon DN-MC6000 | (3) Technics SL-1200MK1 | 4000+ vinyl records

  3. #3

    Member Since
    Jul 16, 2010
    The hard drive is 500GB and there is 477 GB free.

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