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Downgrading from Lion to Snow Leopard - can I restore from TC?

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Have had a disaster putting Lion on my original MBA and due to massive over heating issues and general instability want to downgrade to Snow Leopard, (as advised by the Genius Bar in London).

 

I think that Lion stores files in a fundamentally different way to earlier OS, (from what I've gathered); will my backups be retrievable?  The backup is on a WD 500Gb disk which I'm happy to erase and reformat, but I need to restore software as well as files from the backup. 

 

Can this be done?

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