Can I use a 3TB HDD for Time Machine AND external HDD back up?

Discussion in 'iMac' started by deepakvrao, Jan 1, 2012.

  1. deepakvrao macrumors regular

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    #1
    Couple of questions guys.

    I presume all HDD can be formatted and used with Mac OS?

    If I buy a 3TB HDD, can I partition it and use 1TB as a Time Machine back up of my 500gb iMac, and then can I use the remaining 2TB to back up an external 2TB HD that I have?

    Thanks for any help.
     
  2. GGJstudios macrumors Westmere

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    #2
    Yep.
    Of course you can.
     
  3. deepakvrao thread starter macrumors regular

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    Thanks. Now to try and find some decent prices :(
     

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