timemachine and external drives

Discussion in 'macOS' started by zoran, Aug 4, 2009.

  1. zoran macrumors 68030

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    #1
    how can TM take backups of external drives that are connected?
     
  2. farmermac macrumors 6502a

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    are you trying to add the backup drive to your regular time machine backup?

    You can make sure its not in your exclusion list in the time machine preferences
     
  3. zoran thread starter macrumors 68030

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    Its ok i just realized that the external HD was FAT formatted!
     

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