how can i create a system image?

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  1. freddy-b macrumors regular

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    #1
    i am getting a new mac.. ( being replaced)

    and i want to make an image so i can restore from that image when i get my new mac..

    can u tell me how i can make the image?

    thanks,
    freddy-b
     
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  3. freddy-b thread starter macrumors regular

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    is there any program that i dont have to format my hdd to the mac format?
     
  4. freddy-b thread starter macrumors regular

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    #5
    How do i restore? from the image iam creating.. when i get my new mac?
     
  5. simsaladimbamba

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    Not if you make a bootable clone.

    You could make a backup to a DMG file using Disk Utility.
    http://www.macinstruct.com/node/91
     

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