How do I set up 2 TM backups? 1 for my MBP and 1 for iTunes.

Discussion in 'MacBook Pro' started by Star Nuts, Oct 14, 2012.

  1. Star Nuts macrumors member

    Jun 24, 2012
    When I select two disks, it seems there's no way to individually modify each backup. I can exclude certain drives from backing up but it'll exclude it for both, right?
  2. Weaselboy Moderator


    Staff Member

    Jan 23, 2005
    That is correct. With Mountain Lion you can setup multiple backup destinations, but the settings will be the same for both.
  3. dusk007 macrumors 68040


    Dec 5, 2009
    Just use some other software for the Music like Carbon Copy Cloner or something more primitive.
    As you don't need any version but only a copy of each individual file that is the easy way to go. In case of hdd fail you simple copy the entire folder back.

    If the backup is on some network drive you can also access the music without starting up the notebook.

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