Helping a friend that has an imac with OSX an app and external hard drive? I only see on the apple website) and an external hard drive?.
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It has a scheduler module, exclusions, search inside of packages such as iPhoto Library, it will mount network drives for backup and disconnect on completion. I've heard good things about this one but have never tried it. Synchronize Pro is pretty good too, not free but pretty reasonable cost-wise, it'll sync folders or do one-way backups locally or across a LAN. They offer a free demo to try.
Interesting note on Chronosync.
How to Use a Portable Hard Drive for a Mac Backup
I emailed the company and they are planning on creating a Windows ChronoAgent. Since no one mentioned it I would also point out Crashplan as an option. It is what we switched to here in the office to support both Macs and PCs and I also have used it at home. It is free for non commercial use so might be worth checking out.
Get that and a large USB hard drive and call it a day. Also would second CrashPlan, best and cheapest remote backup option I've ever used, have a dozen or so clients on this. To continue this discussion, please ask a new question. Get answers from your peers along with millions of IT pros who visit Spiceworks.
What is the best backup program for Mac OS X Preferably free, but not a must. Best Answer. B Oct 26, at As you're on Tiger you won't have access to Time Machine.
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I wear a lot of hats LVL Sigurdur Armannsson Designer Commented: SuperDuper is one reliable backup software which latest version still supports However, I don't see the old version made available on their site http: It is possible that the mac can't be upgraded to It's a very good system for the macs from that period.
Experts Exchange Solution brought to you by Your issues matter to us. TimeMachine comes with Generally, the higher you go in OS the slower the machine will run unless it has the horsepower processor speed and memory to run that system. If this is a G4 or G5, This would be a great excuse to get a newer computer.
Any old Intel processor Mac will run Newer machines may require a newer OS which might require new software. But that is generally a small pitfall that can be handle with a little research and preparation. If sticking with If you have a G4 or G5, you can still upgrade to If stay with To copy a folder to another disk.
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