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Time Machine Preferences - Mac OS X Leopard

Bestselling Learn Guitar on Android! In this video, Mahalo technology expert Justin Zagri shows you how to edit the preferences for your Time Machine in Leopard. Time Machine Preferences --------------------------------------------------------------------- After you've set up your Time Machine, you can customize its settings so that it only backs up certain files or folders on the computer.1. Plug in your external hard drive.2. Once the hard drive appears on your desktop, click on the Time Machine icon (a clock going backwards) in the top bar on the right. Select Open Time Machine Preferences.?3. The Time Machine window will open. Click on the Options button.?4. A new window will allow you to select which items on the computer to exclude from your backups. To exclude a new item, click on the "+" button in the left corner.?5. A dialogue box will open and you can browse your computer's folders and files. Select an item and click Exclude. This will add it to the excluded items list.?6. When you return to the Time Machine window, it will tell you information about the next scheduled backup. Read more by visiting our page at:
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