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HT1427 how do I know if my entire laptop backed up correctly?

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Nov 24, 2012 1:20 PM

Used Time Machine today.  Seems the memory used up in the Seagate Backup Plus devise doesn't equal the space used on my Macbook Pro.  I tried to launch IPhoto from the Seagate device but it says "You can't open the application IPhoto because it is in a Time Machine backup."  If that's the case, how can I tell if my backup was successful?

 

Thanks,
Ken

MacBook Pro, Mac OS X (10.7.5), Seagate Backup Plus & Time Machine

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