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Migration Assistant Won't Migrate User Account from Time Machine

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Timothy Stringer Calculating status...
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Jul 20, 2012 10:52 AM

I am trying to move my wife's user account from a Time Machine backup using Migration Assistant.  Migration assistant chugs along for 2 1/2 hours and says everything was transfered hunkie-dorie.  However, when I try to log her on, I can't.  When I log on as me, I went to System Prefs --> Accounts, her username is there.  However, when I look inside the Users folder, none of her information is there.

 

thanks in advance,

tim

PowerMac, Mac OS X (10.5.8), MDD: G4 single, 2 GB Ram, 160 GB HD

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