Restore from Snow Leopard TimeMachine BackUp in Lion without Snow Leopard disk

Discussion in 'macOS' started by crazy$hark, Aug 3, 2011.

  1. crazy$hark macrumors regular

    crazy$hark

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    I have run into load of problems with Lion so i want to go back to snow leopard.
    How can i Restore from a Snow Leopard TimeMachine BackUp in Lion without Snow Leopard disk?
     
  2. JRoDDz macrumors 68000

    JRoDDz

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    Boot your PC up while holding the "option" key. Select the recovery partition. Once the recovery partition boots, select time machine, then restore.
     
  3. crazy$hark thread starter macrumors regular

    crazy$hark

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    Should I connect the external HDD after booting to recovery partition or as i turn in the computer? does it make a difference :p
     
  4. JRoDDz macrumors 68000

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    doesn't make a difference
     

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