Answer: Use Mac OS Extended. Mac OS Extended, also known as HFS Plus or HFS+, is the file system that was used on all Macs from 1998 until the last couple of years. APFS is the new file system for OSX and it works well for an SSD drive. But you can’t backup to an APFS drive using Time…
If you’re like me after a year or two you may have outgrown your Time Machine backup and with Hard Drive prices dropping it’s time to get a bigger hard disk to host your Time Machine backup. But starting a new time machine backup on a new hard disk means you lose the continuity with your old backups. Thankfully…
Options for connecting the newer MacBooks (that don’t have ethernet or firewire) to older macbooks (that don’t have thunderbolt).
Is your computer backed up? With 2T hard disks at around $100, there’s no excuse not to have your computer backed up. This is the easiest way.
This article describes how to manually make a bootable backup of your computer using Super Duper. Carbon Copy Cloner and Super Duper are both paid apps. Super Duper has a free version which will do the job.
This article describes how to backup your computer using Time Machine. Appleâ€™s Time Machine is the best backup system available for the Macintosh.
How to backup your computer using Apple’s Time Machine and an external networked hard drive.
This will backup your entire remote server to your local Macintosh computer using rsync. It uses the command line so it’s not for beginners.