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Can I choose how many Time Machine backups I want?

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Anon M Level 1 Level 1 (0 points)
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Jun 20, 2013 10:12 AM

I have ~ 500 GB dedicated to Time Machine, but now it's telling me that there's not enough space.

 

I figured out it was doing several backups so I can go back in time when I did my first backup. The thing is, I do not want that. Is there a way to only keep one single backup? (which would be the latest)

 

If I put something to the trash, then there's a reason why I do. So one backup is really enough, which is also just in case my hard drive fails.

 

I hope there's a way to set this

iMac, OS X Mountain Lion (10.8.3)
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