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how do I partition hard drive?

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I am trying to backup my macbook before installing snow leopard 10.6.3 and I get a message that says this hard drive cannot be used because it is being used by time machine.


I read that a hard drive partition is best before installing the upgrade.

MacBook, Mac OS X (10.5.8)


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