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HT1175 My full back up reads 250gb but my time machine has only backed up 149gb what do I need to do to fully back up?

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Mar 25, 2012 11:18 AM

I am using my time machine for the first time. I have bought an external backup mobile drive 1TB.

I have turned time machine on and it has save only 149gb of 250gb. How do I get it to save 250gb?

How do I see what it has actually saved and once stored how do I view and restore certain files back to my laptop?

Many thanks Christine

MacBook, Mac OS X (10.7.3)

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