|Nov 26, 2012, 04:22 PM||#1|
PC to iMac using a Timecapsule.
I am going to be getting the new iMac when it comes out in the next few weeks. I'm currently using a PC and have just acquired a Timecapsule. Is it possible to back up my PC to the TC and then when I get the iMac do a restore from TC backup? If so could somebody explain how to do this? I will be using an Ethernet cable initially so it's just help with the backup side on the PC. Also will there be any conflict from PC to Mac that I need to worry about?
iMac 21.5 2013, iPhone 6 Plus, iPad 2/4/Air Nikon D750/D7100 70-200 2.8/24-70 2.8/14-24 2.8/105 Macro 2.8/10.5 Fish eye 2.8
|Nov 26, 2012, 04:52 PM||#2|
Well, you can't do a "Time Machine" backup from the Windows box. You could make a folder on a Time Capsule and write files to it from the PC you want to keep. You won't be able to run Windows apps on the Mac directly, so you probably only need to worry about documents you want to keep.
|backups, imac, timecapsule, windows|
|Thread Tools||Search this Thread|
|thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|TimeCapsule... dead?!?! Help please :(||rexone||Mac Peripherals||4||Apr 16, 2014 02:23 PM|
|Fusion Drive/Timecapsule or 512GB SSD? late 2013 iMac.||gizmo84||iMac||12||Dec 31, 2013 10:16 AM|
|Serious problem with a TimeCapsule HD||mortenjensen||MacBook Pro||3||Nov 30, 2012 01:52 PM|
|Timecapsule Question||JamesOK||Mac Peripherals||3||Jul 10, 2012 09:55 AM|
|TimeCapsule Refresh||LFCYNWA||Mac Peripherals||2||Jun 14, 2012 09:59 AM|
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:52 PM.