1 Reply Latest reply: Dec 17, 2012 12:32 AM by edex67
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I've been using Macs for years but feel as though I don't really know them well.


I'm upgrading my son's MacBook (white, mid-2009) to Snow Leopard and before I do so I want to back up the computer. I have a 500 gb external hard drive available (it isn't full but I'm not sure w


My questions are:


1) how can you find out how much space you'll need for a backup?

2) what is the easiest and/or fastest way to perform the backup?