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migration assistant doesn't "see" Time Machine disk

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Sep 10, 2012 8:20 AM

Just got a new logic board, and they wiped the hard drive.  My Time Machine disk mounts, and I can see the files.  However, migration assistant doesn't list it as a source.  (Yes it's formatted Mac OS Extended [Journaled]) 

 

Time Machine recognizes it and wants to use it as a new backup disk, but it doesn't want to show me anything from the old back up. I didn't do a new backup of the "new" computer.  I don't back up applications just users.

 

2.2 i7 MbP 8GB 10.7.4

 

thanks

DLS

MacBook Pro, Mac OS X (10.7.1), 2.2GHz quad i7/4GB RAM/1GB VRAM

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