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The Best Backup System for your computer

If you own a computer, you will no doubt have worried about data backup at one time or another. In fact, if you have never been a victim of a computer crash, you should consider yourself lucky! From physically crashing your computer to electricity outages, you could lose all of your precious data in a […]

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Why should you back up your Mac to a windows (OS based) computer?

Having a backup of your files is a lot better than not having a backup. The odds of recovering your files in case there is a malfunction with your Mac is increased if you use Mac Backup software. However, it is as equally important to backup your files on multiple devices. If your living depends […]

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The easiest way to back up your Mac

The first thing anyone who owns a computer should do is invest in a good backup system.Many people usually know this rule of thumb but they are usually too lazy to take the time to back up their files. In some cases, people are just no aware of how to back up their files safely. […]

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The best solution to back up your Mac.

If you have a Mac computer, you will be fully aware of the limited third party software. Many Mac users are reliant on the back-up system built into the OS X since version 10.5. This automated back-up software can do a full system backup. Although Apple’s Time Machine software is built-in to the system, it […]

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Auckland Power Outage

The electricity black-out in Auckland, New Zealand has been troublesome for so many. The black-out affected many Auckland regions from for almost 3 days without any notice of when it began or when it would stop! On top of not being able to see anything (because the blackout disabled all the lighting), people have resorted […]

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How to Back Up Mac to PC

There are times when a user needs to back up Mac to PC. Reasons can vary, from switching one’s device from Mac to Windows or use the PC as a backup device. A backup is an important thing to have especially if you use your Mac for work. The task might seem daunting at first […]

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Tips for Using Time Machine backup your Mac

Time Machine: Maybe the most crucial built-in application provided by apple.  It certainly there and you’ve probably never used it or forgot to use it. But whatever you decide and not have access to known is you can tweak things around in your Mac to help make the ubiquitous backup application a bit more effective. […]

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How to maintain your MacBook’s Performance?

MacBooks are the most effective and attractive laptops available on the market for many years, however it takes some effort in the user. Lots of customers only will purchase a Mac laptop, but never take whenever to keep it throughout its existence. Due to this, programs develop, you will find random files thrown everywhere, and […]

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What’s the difference between Time Machine and Archive

There are two basic backup applications in windows OS and Mac OS.:  Time Machine and Archive. What’s the difference about these backup methods?   The article will explain and compare the two types.First let us see Archive.These copy specific files and folders, or in some cases, your entire system.   Usually, the first backup is a full […]

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Mavericks using the samba protocol as the Time Machine backup source

There are some solutions to setup a shared network disk for time machine. One of them according to a lot of on the internet guidelines, in a position to open the Time Machine recognition network disk:     defaults create com.apple.systempreferences TMShowUnsupportedNetworkVolumes But right here in my Mavericks, Time Machine and will not recognize the network disk sharing, suspect this setting is invalid in ML. But by no means thoughts,continue, disk image to generate a loose on a neighborhood desktop, for […]

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