Time Machine

Discussion in 'Mac Basics and Help' started by SeVeN, Dec 15, 2007.

  1. SeVeN macrumors 6502a

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    #1
    what would happen if i used one external to back up two different Macs? would the first backup be overwritten by the second Mac?
     
  2. tyr2 macrumors 6502a

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    #2
    No, that works fine. They get stored in 2 separate directories, which are based on the hostname of the box. What happens when you start to run out of space, I'm less sure.
     

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