Time Machine and Snow Leopard?

Discussion in 'Mac Basics and Help' started by rekhyt, Sep 3, 2009.

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Upgrade or Clean Install Leopard (Please reply with reason)

  1. Upgrade

    2 vote(s)
    66.7%
  2. Clean Install

    1 vote(s)
    33.3%
  1. rekhyt macrumors 65816

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    I would like to know if the Time Machine does a full image backup of your laptop (Including your settings, wallpapers, etc) or just file backups.

    Also is it better to upgrade to Snow Leopard or clean install? I find clean install very inconvenient since I have all my files, settings etc on my MacBook.

    Please reply back and thanks in advance-Rekhyt
     
  2. surflordca macrumors 6502a

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    #2
    An upgrade so I can keep everything I have...
     
  3. richard.mac macrumors 603

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    by default Time Machine backs up your whole hard drive except a few cache and log files/directories.

    if you think an upgrade will not be as clean and dont want to do a clean install, boot into the install DVD and install from there. it does an Archive & Install and will be just like you left it in Leopard but a Snow Leopard system.
     

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