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bcleve23
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2011-07-05, 15:18

When you do a backup to a Carbonite or similar service, do you actually backup your entire MAC HD or do you select a subset of it? Also since I'm using Comcast Broadband to do this it seems like if I backup the entire hd it will take several days to do so. Would I be better off using an external disc drive for storage?

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LudwigVan
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2011-07-08, 02:13

I use Carbonite, and I back up everything but the applications. I'd consider it a back-up for my back-up--having a local external drive is terribly convenient.

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