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Mac Backups

by kunsankorea66 / September 15, 2012 2:47 AM PDT

Can the backup utility be used to schedule full volume backup on the weekend and incremental backups daily.
Can the backup utility backup be utilized to restore file(s)
individually or just for the whole backup image
How can you view what is backed up via the disk utility
Is the "ICO" the correct extension from the backup utility,
what can be used to view contents of that file

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Mac Backups
by kunsankorea66 / September 15, 2012 6:10 AM PDT
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Answered my own questions....found Time Machine to do what I wanted.

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Good,
by mrmacfixit Forum moderator / September 15, 2012 10:31 AM PDT
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one wonders what prompted the original questions

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Mac Backups
by kunsankorea66 / September 16, 2012 2:13 AM PDT
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Original questions were prompted by the disk utility not being able to do what I wanted, and because of a lifetime(career wise) of working on big iron(mainframes) and being responsible for customer data.

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by mrmacfixit Forum moderator / September 16, 2012 9:56 PM PDT
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Glad you found Time Machine.

A very neat piece of software

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