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    firesidedog's Avatar
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    Dec 31, 2009
    Macbook pro,2009,Yosemite, 2.66 ghz, 4gb ram 320gb. Ipad2Air 64gb wifi+4g Ipod touch 3rd. gen.
    macbook pro backups question
    Okay, as far as backups go, I have time machine, 1 tb external hard drive, Icloud, and carbonite. Is this an overkill? I was think of letting Carbonite expire and use the others. What do you think?
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    Jan 23, 2008
    Fort Worth, Texas
    27" iMac i5, 3.2 GHz, iPad 3, iPhone 5c, iPhone 6+, 3 iPods, El Capitan
    More backups than you need is better than no backups. It's up to you whether or not to let Carbonite expire. You do have plenty of redundancy.

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    Jan 22, 2010
    Victoria, BC
    Mid-2012 MBP (16GB, 1TB HD), Monoprice 24-inch second monitor, iPhone 5s 32GB, iPad Air 2 64GB
    You don't have iCloud. That doesn't arrive until the fall.

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