Skip navigation

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

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

TS1516 My backups using Time Machine to my Time Capsule worked fine until a week ago. Since then it gets stuck on "Preparing ...". I have left it preparing overnight and it doesn't get past this stage.  What else can I do? Bob

299 Views 0 Replies Latest reply: Mar 28, 2012 7:59 AM by Kingsdene Bob RSS
Kingsdene Bob Level 1 Level 1 (0 points)
Currently Being Moderated
Mar 28, 2012 7:59 AM

My backups using Time Machine to my Time Capsule worked fine until a week ago. Since then it gets stuck on "Preparing ...". I have left it preparing overnight and it doesn't get past this stage.  What else can I do?

iMac, Mac OS X (10.7.3)

Actions

More Like This

  • Retrieving data ...

Bookmarked By (0)

Legend

  • This solved my question - 10 points
  • This helped me - 5 points
This site contains user submitted content, comments and opinions and is for informational purposes only. Apple disclaims any and all liability for the acts, omissions and conduct of any third parties in connection with or related to your use of the site. All postings and use of the content on this site are subject to the Apple Support Communities Terms of Use.