|Mar 5, 2009, 11:50 AM||#1|
Need help to access Time Machine data from a PC
The video card in my iMac died a while back, so now I'm only left with my Windows XP laptop. 95% of my data was in the iMac, but fortunately I had Time Machine (TM) backing up on an external HDD.
I recently wanted to retrieve some of the MP3s stored in the TM backup, so after installing MacDrive 7 on my PC, I went into the drive to retrieve the music, but I couldn't find it! I see lots of folders with dates on them but no music anywhere. I tried searching the entire backup volume for *.mp3 and nothing. I tried making hidden and protected operating system files visible and nothing.
The TM backup seems fine. I'm sure if I connect it to a Mac I'll be able to access the data. But only having a PC at the moment, how can I retrieve my data backed up by Time Machine and copy it into my PC in a way that Windows can use it?
|Thread Tools||Search this Thread|
|thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|Time Machine access query||Lambourne2||iMac||1||Mar 26, 2014 02:26 PM|
|Cannot access data on HDD with time machine backup||Jamil Mungur||OS X Mavericks (10.9)||0||Mar 25, 2014 10:24 AM|
|Access to Time Machine from another Mac||SergeyLebedev||Mac Basics and Help||2||Sep 11, 2013 11:57 AM|
|Time Machine: How to access from Win7?||MacNoobGuy||OS X||20||Mar 31, 2013 02:36 PM|
|want to access data on Time Machine backup from other macbook||DigitalHerbal||MacBook||4||Feb 4, 2013 10:58 PM|
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:09 PM.