Can I cancel a Time Machine back up?

Discussion in 'macOS' started by Boesky, Aug 19, 2009.

  1. Boesky macrumors 6502

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    #1
    I realized this is going to take too long and wont be able to finish. Can i cancel
     
  2. r.j.s Moderator emeritus

    r.j.s

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    #2
    Yes, but it will have to start over at the next backup.
     
  3. Nermal Moderator

    Nermal

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    New Zealand
    #3
    Click the TM icon in the menu bar, and there will be an option to cancel. It takes a few seconds to finish up when you do so.
     

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