Seagate make two external USB drives. Â The Seagate Backup Plus and the Seagate Expansion. Â They are both USB 3 compatible. Â They both come with a three-year warranty in Australia, although in the USA the expansion only has a 1 year warranty. Â The Backup Plus model costs $20 more. Â A lot of reviewers say that […]
LastÂ weekÂ I had a hard disk crash. Â If you’ve had a hard disk crash you may know it can take a day or two to get things up and running again, a day or two that I didn’t have. Â I was flat our trying to get away on holidays before Christmas. Thankfully, I have a Promise […]
If you’re like me after a year or two youÂ 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 Â backup. But startingÂ a new time machine backup on a new hard diskÂ means you lose the continuity withÂ 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.