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Very new to iMac and trying to set up a time capsule and need to comfirm a few things ... Do i need to have to have the net contected to be able to use my time capsule threw my computer as i've been told so many things and is the time capsule meant to show up in my itunes ... Help!!!!

iMac (27-inch, Late 2012), Mac OS X (10.7.5)
  • mende1 Level 10 Level 10 (89,470 points)
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    Feb 9, 2013 11:49 PM (in response to penpen0)

    Welcome to the Apple Support Communities

     

    To use your Time Capsule from your Mac, you must have Wi-Fi turned on or you have to connect your Mac to the Time Capsule with an Ethernet cable.

     

    Also, the Time Capsule doesn't show up on iTunes. Instead, the Time Capsule show up on the Finder sidebar, under "Shared", to store things, and when you want to turn on Time Machine, because the main Time Capsule feature is that you can use it to back up your computer with Time Machine.

     

    If you want to modify the Time Capsule settings or you have to set up the Time Capsule, open AirPort Utility and follow the steps

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