Time Machine Error after ~6GB

Discussion in 'MacBook' started by Darkhawk, Sep 22, 2012.

  1. Darkhawk macrumors newbie

    Darkhawk

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    Oct 17, 2009
    #1
    Just got a WD My Passport. I've erased, formatted to Extended (Journaled). Whenever I try to run the Time Machine process it always hits an Error "Unable to Complete Backup" (This one) after about the 6GB mark. Any ideas?
     
  2. Zeke D macrumors 6502a

    Zeke D

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    Nov 18, 2011
    Location:
    Arizona
    #2
    It's not what you expect to hear, but try excluding folders and directories until you are under 6GB, then un-exclude directories so you have more backed up.
     

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