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    Thanks Sent from my Pixel 3a using Mac-Forums...

    Thanks

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    Just found out that you can see them on any ios...

    Just found out that you can see them on any ios device through manage iCloud storage.

    No idea what the magazine was on about

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    Using a Mac. I was in the hairdressers this...

    Using a Mac. I was in the hairdressers this morning and an article suggested that using a terminal command would show all files in iCloud including ios device backups

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    Ok, thank you Sent from my Pixel 3a using...

    Ok, thank you

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    Ios backups

    Could someone, please, tell me where in iCloud ios device backups are stored?

    I've used a terminal command to show all files in iCloud but I can't see any backup?

    Thanks

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  6. Hi Thanks for the suggestions. Removing...

    Hi

    Thanks for the suggestions.

    Removing desktop from iCloud has resolved the issues

    Thanks again

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  7. Ok, that explains some of them thanks but there...

    Ok, that explains some of them thanks but there are also icons for my parallels virtual machines plus documents and photos I'd put on my Mini desktop

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  8. Thanks for the reply Both are running Mojave....

    Thanks for the reply

    Both are running Mojave. I hadn't checked that any of the copied icons actually worked... So is it possible, then, that the actual programs are ins?

    Sent from my Pixel 2...
  9. Desktop icons but programs not installed

    I have a Mac Mini and a Macbook Air.

    Just noticed that desktop icons, for applications installed on the Mini have appeared on the desktop of the Air (same Apple account on both machines).

    Is...
  10. Thanks for that - really helpful Sent from my...

    Thanks for that - really helpful

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  11. Airport Time Capsule backup and printer

    Is it possible to setup a capsule so that it can be used as a back up device, for a number of machines (apple and windows) and also to use it to share printers?
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    Thanks- my router doesn’t support that. Looks...

    Thanks- my router doesn’t support that.
    Looks like it’s the wired option then.
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    Thanks

    Thanks
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    Wireless backup

    I have a number of Apple devices and am looking for an alternative to backing up to an external hard drive connected by cable.

    I was considering the Airport Time Capsule and this seems to fit the...
  15. Sorted it. Unmounted the drive then remounted it

    Sorted it. Unmounted the drive then remounted it
  16. External drive wrongly reporting as full.

    I have a USB drive attached to my Mac-Mini (1TB). It's used to store a backup of my photos and music (another drive is used by time machine)

    If I go to About this Mac > Storage it shows the drive...
  17. Yes (and yes)

    Yes (and yes)
  18. Thanks

    Thanks
  19. At last. It's a 1TB SATA disk

    At last.
    It's a 1TB SATA disk
  20. Sorry but I don't know the drive type - I bought...

    Sorry but I don't know the drive type - I bought it from a third party. I contacted Apple support last night and they said this was normal behaviour (which I think is nonsense).
    One good bit of news...
  21. Yes I'm using filevault, I only purchased the...

    Yes I'm using filevault, I only purchased the machine, new, just over a week ago, so I'd be surprised if there are drive errors.
    I have tried to stop the process but just get a message saying wait...
  22. 1TB. No I didn't run first aid - I looked up the...

    1TB. No I didn't run first aid - I looked up the encryption process and there was no mention of the need
  23. When I went to bed last night it said 11 hours to...

    When I went to bed last night it said 11 hours to completion. Now it's saying 7 hours - I've encrypted large disks before, why on earth is it taking so long?
  24. Thanks

    Thanks
  25. No encryption is still ongoing. So it's a matter...

    No encryption is still ongoing. So it's a matter of waiting then?
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