|Apr 1, 2013, 09:13 AM||#1|
How to pull only specifi files from a Time Machine backup?
My MacBook Pro recently got a malware problem from a software my little brother installed (Nielsen NetSight) and ever since then, my MacBook has been very sluggish and been having problems with every plugin interfering with that Nielsen software. So I decided to make a backup like usual and wipe my heard drive to reinstall Mountain Lion. The reinstall is almost done but I'm wondering if there is anyway to pull specific files (music, documents and photos) to my computer and start fresh instead of me entire user and settings back? Please help! Thanks!
|Apr 1, 2013, 10:43 AM||#2|
Open Finder then launch Time Machine from /Applications and navigate to the folder you want to restore. Then right click and pick Restore folder-name to... and select that. You will get a pop up asking where you want to restore to.
|Thread Tools||Search this Thread|
|thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|Help accessing files from a Time Machine backup?||loztheguru||Mac Applications and Mac App Store||4||Mar 23, 2014 02:33 PM|
|Do I need to backup individual files if I use Time Machine?||kat.hayes||Mac OS X 10.7 Lion||2||Nov 25, 2013 09:04 PM|
|Time Machine won't backup all of my files||Thamiks||MacBook Pro||4||Jul 19, 2013 01:55 PM|
|Does Time Machine backup hidden files?||alec6542||OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion||4||Sep 24, 2012 07:40 PM|
|Can I Replace Time Machine files with CCC Files? Help! No Backup will Restore||Smittay||Mac Applications and Mac App Store||4||Sep 4, 2012 03:00 PM|
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:06 PM.