Mac time machine questions for external hard drives (nerds GTFIH!!!!) (srs)

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  1. Satori Brah

    Satori Brah Well-Known Member

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    I bought a 2 TB external to back up my iMac hard drive plus another 1 TB external. When I use time machine, it only backs up the mac hard drive even though the other external is connected to the iMac. How do I get it to back up the other external as well?

    Both externals are WD passports and mac compatible.

    TIA :hat:
     
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    You must have a lot of gay porn.
     
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    Fuckin nerd.
     
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    Mac Hine.
     
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    Why do you need a backup for your back up.

    I'm retarded and I got time machine to work. :dontknow:
     
  11. Brian

    Brian No Chwizas Girl VIP

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    What type of files on external - data? applications? (sws)
     
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    You need 1.21 jigawatts for the time machine to work you dummy.
     
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    Jpeg it.
     
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    You need to ask Dark Friday, he knows all about this stuff. He's King Of All External Hard Drives.
     
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    Bwah took a bweak - he must be rifting his external dwives
     
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    Put everything you want to backup in one file, right click and send to that external harddrive.
     
  19. TripTo My Taint

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    The only true question here is whether it's the 2 TB drive or the 1 TB drive that's dedicated to pron?
     
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    TripTo My Taint Well-Known Member

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    In preferences, there's got to be some way to select what gets backed-up...dig around.