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After a long hiatus, Two Canoes' popular Winclone utility for backing up Boot Camp partitions has returned.
Many Mac users have installed Windows to secondary partitions using Bootcamp, and in doing so can have important files on both their Mac and Windows partitions. This can make backing up rather cumbersome, especially if you are interested in being able
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We answer questions about upgrading to Mountain Lion and setting up backups on an internal hard drive.
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Staff Pick: Winclone When you perform major modifications to your system, such as OS updates, we recommend you clone or otherwise make a full and restorable copy of your OS X installation. For bootcamp users, this recommendation is also true for your w
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When discussing backup options, frequently we will mention cloning. There are two basic types of clones, block-level and file-level, and here are the differences between them.