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HT1175 Will time capsule save all my pictures?

415 Views 1 Reply Latest reply: Aug 13, 2012 2:19 PM by Nachos Libres RSS
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Aug 12, 2012 8:32 PM

I just added an external drive and turned on TIME CAPSULE. The main purpose is to protect my picture files.

Is this good enough or should I take other steps to protect my pics?

iMac G5
  • Nachos Libres Level 4 Level 4 (1,205 points)

    As long as wherever your pictures are located hasn't been excluded from the Time Machine backup (you can check under the Options in Time Machine) you can rest assured your pictures have been backed up - assuming you have done a Time Machine backup.  You say that Time Capsule is turned on but I'm assuming you mean you turned on Time Machine - which is the actual backup option in Mac OS X.

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