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TS1516: Mac OS X 10.5: Time Machine may display "Preparing" for a longer time

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TS1516 message indicates back up disc not large enough

493 Views 1 Reply Latest reply: Oct 30, 2012 11:39 AM by Neville Hillyer RSS
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Oct 30, 2012 11:25 AM

Time machine back up fails because of lack of space. Isn't it supposed to automatically eliminate the oldest backups to make room?

MacBook Pro, Mac OS X (10.7.5)

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