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os x server on timecapsule

875 Views 1 Reply Latest reply: Jan 22, 2013 10:53 AM by TigerKR RSS
marcphuket Level 1 Level 1 (0 points)
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Jan 22, 2013 4:34 AM

i purchased OS X SERVER with in mind to install on  Timecapsule 3TB so i can use it a sa local server for all my apple stuff .. currently we run 3 macbook pro , 4 ipads , 4 iphone 4 , apple TV

 

can someone tell me if it work and if so how to get it working ..

 

thank you all for info

Time Capsule 802.11n (4th Gen)
  • TigerKR Level 1 Level 1 (25 points)
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    Jan 22, 2013 10:53 AM (in response to marcphuket)

    Hi,

     

    You can't install Mac OS X or Mac OS X Server on a time capsule. A time capsule is not a Mac, it is a standalone piece of hardware with it's own closed operating system and software. You cannot add or remove the software on a time capsule, you can only configure it.

     

    You can use time capsule as a file server without installing Mac OS X and Mac OS X Server:

     

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K_k82eyE9Nw

     

    Good luck!

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