Time Machine first backup smaller than Used Space in MBP.

Discussion in 'Mac Basics and Help' started by HarryPot, Dec 4, 2011.

  1. HarryPot macrumors 6502a

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    #1
    Hi, I'm making a backup in a new hard drive.

    I have 140Gb used currently in my current MBP. But the first backup is of only 97GB.

    I would understand if it were a little smaller than the used space, but 43GB?
     
  2. qCzar macrumors regular

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    SFBA, CA
    #2
    Time Capsule does not back-up system files, only user files.
     

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