migrate time machine again Mac... then re time machine without duplicating the entire hard disk?
It should work, but it is not for me!
My MacBook Pro retina is 3 years old. Running the most recent El Capitan. I time the Machine every day, and everything's fine.
You just bought a new MacBook Pro to replace my old. All the information has migrated to the new machine through Migration.
Everything worked successfully, and my 'new' machine is a 'mirror' of my old. (Finally, especially!)
But now... after a few hours I want to re-time Machine my new Mac to the same backup drive Time Machine I just migrated to. I use about 200 GB on my Mac, and he wants to take about 2 hours and re back up everything! But I've only added a few emails in the last 2 hours. My question - WHY Time Machine wants to fundamentally rewrite all or most of my data again? It's all there and nothing is changed? My current user administrator name is the same on both.
Hmmm... I saw somewhere my old mac was named Larry (2) Mac and I see it now has named Mac Larry (3).
I did that, I guess El Capitan did. Would be - which is why he wants to rewrite all the data?
Thank you very much - I think I'm not the only one out there who has this from happening?
Hello, Larry Cohen,.
I understand the desire to have a time Machine just continue to use the existing backup with the new computer. It takes time to backup everything, and unless you erase the disc, first you'd have muliple backups on it.
This article gives the instances when you can have the new Mac inherit the backup.
Tags: Mac OS & System Software
Sorry if this has been asked several times before, I looked but could not find an answer to my specific questions...
Currently, I keep my iPhoto on two different Macs library by periodically copy the package to the main computer entire iPhoto library to an external hard drive, then loading into iPhoto on the second machine.
The problem is that it takes a lot of time and I find myself doing less, which means that I am often without recent photos I want to join the second Mac. Is there a way to copy only the new pictures/videos added since the last copy was made on the hard drive, which I can then add to the library on the second machine without replacing the entire library?
I was wondering if it was possible to use the software of incremental backup to backup on the external drive that I could then use to update the second mac. In this case would be that I have to replace the entire library on the second mac every time, but at least it would be a faster process that also copy entire library since the first mac in the first place.
Or I can just select the most recent photos and videos in iPhoto and batch export via the external hard drive to the second mac? I think I read that this is not copy all information such as good changes? Or am I wrong?
If none of this is possible in the way that I'm demanding, could someone suggest an alternative photo storage software for Mac that I can have more control on?
Yes, you can use an incremental backup or clone (like Carbon Copy clone or SuperDuper) program for updating the second library - this will not libraries merge in order to not do that is you make changes to the second library on this machine - it only makes library 2 exactly as 1 library each time that you run
Hello community,I recently bought a computer build-yourself.My question is what is the best way to mirror or save files on the two hard disks at the same time?I know there is a way in diskmgmt.msc, but I can't seem to make it work.Spec:Windows 7 Professional 64 bit8 GB ram ddr32 x 1 TB hard drive
On Saturday, 22 September 2012 00:53:18 + 0000, kevin.coe wrote:
As I said, I think it's not only not a good idea, I think it's a very
a poor man. Backup should be stored outside the computer content. Or
use a service like Carbonite Online backup.
Ken Blake, Microsoft MVP
What is raid? A large number of people I know use raids.
RAID 1 (mirroring) is not a backup solution. RAID 1 uses two or
Several readers, each one duplicate of the other, to provide redundancy,
no backup. It is used in situations (almost always inside)
companies, not in homes) where any city cannot be tolerated.
because the way it works is that if a disk fails the other takes
Although some people thing of RAID 1 as a backup technique, it is
what it is, because it is subject to a simultaneous loss of the
original and many of the main dangers facing the mirror
your data - serious power, close to the lightning seeds, virus
attacks, stolen computer, etc. Most companies that use RAID 1
also have a solid plan of external backup in place.
"Why the RAID is (usually) a Terrible idea".
Ken Blake, Microsoft MVP
How come back initially on an editing session without closing the entire program and start again?
There are two answers to this. If you have not saved the image since the opening, you can restore the file Menu-Revert or F12 and that will bring back you at the beginning. A more elegant solution is the historical Panel.
Photoshop has a history panel (Windows Menu-history) that keeps track of everything you do on an image and allows you to go back in the flow of work and in effect then go ahead if you change your mind. The original image is always registered as a snapshot and then subsequent action recording. So you can come back not only the original image, but any previous change after opening. You can even take your own snapshots which is a useful feature.
Hope that helps
Well, I recently built a machine using Windows XP, upgrade to Windows 7 Ultimate with a disc of the full version and a key. The HARD drive is going after only two years. BIOS AND Windows give me warnings, and I'm a moderator paid for a Web site. My work depends on the stability of the machine; He needs a reconstruction and a new HARD drive. I have everything already backed up.My question is, since I already activated my copy of windows, is there a way to activate it again on the next generation? Installation is always on a machine, I just need to be able to reactivate it. I don't have a lot of time. A quick response would be greatly appreciated.
If your computer comes with a qualifying previous license such as Windows Vista or Windows XP and the certificate of authenticity is still attached to the machine in good condition, then the COST is reason enough to represent the compliance to the software license agreement. No previous required software installation, which means you can do a clean install with Windows 7 Upgrade disk.
How to do a clean install with upgrade disc:
Boot from the Windows 7 DVD
Click Install now
Accept the license agreement
When the option is displayed to select a type of installation, click (Custom advanced)
Click on drive Options
Select the disc/s click on Delete
Click on apply
Click Format, and then click next to proceed with the installation
Skip entering your product key Windows 7 and complete the installation.
When you reach the desktop, click Start, right-click on computer
Click on properties
Scroll down to the Windows Activation
Click the link x days before activation.
Click on the link that says: "show me other ways to activate.
Enter the product key
Select the Activation of the phone
Click Next when you enter your key page
Select your country
Click Next, call the number listed
Be sure to explain your situation to the Appeals Officer.
Provide the installation generated when ID requested by the call agent
They give a confirmation ID in return, enter it
Click next to complete the activation.
However, the requirements for the media upgrade is that you have an operating system already eligible such as Windows XP or Vista installed to use it. Since the Windows 7 end user license agreement.
15 UPDATES. To use upgrade software, you must first be licensed for the software that is eligible for the upgrade. After the upgrade, this agreement takes the place of the agreement for the software that you upgraded. After upgrade, you can no longer use the software that you upgraded.
So, if you are always denied, you will just have to reinstall Windows XP or Vista and let it do the verification of eligibility.
How to activate Windows 7 manually (activate by phone)
1) click Start and in the search for box type: slui.exe 4
(2) press the ENTER"" key.
(3) select your "country" in the list.
(4) choose the option "activate phone".
(5) stay on the phone (do not select/press all options) and wait for a person to help you with the activation.
(6) explain your problem clearly to the support person.
For example copy frame1 in box 2. When I change the frame 1/2, they change and I wan't to do not change after you copy on frame 2. Thing is that I have around 10pics on a chassis, converted film of symbol. When comes to this symbol, the images are on the same frame, but can be changed individually
Pls help ASAP... I need to do emergency
"CipiClaudiu" wrote in message
News:[email protected] Macromedia.com...
> I'm trying to copy images and edit those copied without affecting
> E.g. copy frame1 in box 2. When I change the frame 1/2, they
> change and I wan't to do not change after you copy on frame 2. Thing
> is I
> have around 10pics on a chassis, converted film of symbol. When coming
> symbol, images are on the same frame, but can be changed individually
> Pls help ASAP... I need to do emergency
It looks like you copied a symbol from one image to another, then
"gone in ' and edited this symbol... what you need to do is create a copy
the symbol and change this one instead... IOW...
'symbol1_mc' in the library is duplicated to create 'symbol2_mc '...
you copy your picture 1 on frame 2 of the timeline just as you did
Use the properties panel to switch on stage (and the second image)
"symbol1_mc" with "symbol2_mc"... so that you now have 'symbol1_mc '.
frame 1 and 'symbol2_mc' on frame 2
then edit "symbol2_mc".
I'm pretty much a newbie to LavVIEW.
I use LabVIEW complete edition on Windows 7 2012. I copied a project using Save As duplicate in the Project Explorer. He created an excessively long and complex directory structure. He made "too long" (probably from the path being too long).
The intention was to obtain a copy of the project can be used to freely modify it without damaging the original.
I searched the Forum and knowledge base, do not see anything definitive. I guess that information is already posted, but just, I have not been able to find. A point in the right direction would be appreciated.
Copy the directory of the whole project to a new location
Delete the files .lvlps, .lvprog and the new .aliases copy
Start LabView and create a new empty project
In the project manager, add a new auto fill directory select the new copy of the project directory
Save the new project in the new project directory
Only caveat is that this does not all dependencies in your user.lib or inst.lib for the first time, you open a vi that you might find some of the dependencies that are not in the default locations.
I trashed by mistake some key of my collection of master CS6 programes.
What should I do to reinstall them, without losing the right to install it on a second machine? see you soon
You should probably disable, uninstall, clean and then reinstall.
To disable open one of the programs which remains and choose Help-> Deactivate.
Then uninstall all you can of what remains as you would normally uninstall programs (it is not normal to screw up or remove).
You can find the cleaning tool through the following...
Adobe Creative Suite cleanup tool
helps resolve installation for CS3 thru CS6 and creative cloud problems
If you must download to reinstall, then you should be able to use the GI of link next = f, you still have your serial number (it is necessary in all cases to help things run)... CS6 - http://helpx.adobe.com/x-productkb/policy-pricing/cs6-product-downloads.html
A bit of background on our installation first. servers ESX 3.5 vcenter 4.0 (just improved 2.5) + 2 + 2 data warehouses configured in 1 box of MSA.
Here is what happened. I've migrated a VM from A to B data store using "Migrate" in vSphere client on vCenter.
On the vSphere client, virtual machine displays now two data warehouses. In the browser data store, the vme even appears in the two data stores. Datastore shows 20 GB to 20 GB provisioned and 0 GB to 20 GB used. B displays 20 of 20 put into service and used 20 20 GB.
Migration seems to have succeeded. I migrated about 10 other vm and they reside only on a data store. All virtual machines are working properly. I tried to migrate the computer back to A virtual. He showed only a data store. But the problem appeared again when I migrated the vm to B. I tried to move the virtual machine back and forth between servers ESX, no difference.
Any ideas? The virtual machine is working well, and it is not necessarily a critical problem. But it's annoying, because I intend to reorganize the data store has and the fear it could cause a problem.
Thank you so much in advance!
anything mounted on the CD/DVD drive, as an ISO which can be on A Datastore?
I have several programs that are not compatible with my 64 bit Windows 7 operating system. I would like to run each different software under another virtual machine of VMWare (5 packs of different software programs and 5 different virtual machines of Windows XP). These would all be installed on your laptop. I can use the same license of Windows XP for each virtual machine, or do I need a separate XP license for each (different XP in case 5 licenses)?
It is lifted directly from my EULA:1. GRANT OF LICENSE.The manufacturer that you grant the following rights, provided thatcomply you with all terms and conditions of this EULA:1.1 installation and use. You may install, use, access,display and run one copy of the SOFTWARE onTHE COMPUTER. The SOFTWARE may not be usedby more than two 2-processor both on theCOMPUTER, unless a greater number isindicated on the certificate of authenticity.Then...This means that as long as you are running two or more instances of XP at the same TIME, you agree? Or does this mean that, after you install once, you have reached your limit?I imagine that most people (including those who are running Microsoft!) will say that the second interpretation is correct.However...If this is the case, anyone their hard drive as a backup to clone strategy would violate the EULA!
I'll put up a laptop and you want to have all the bookmarks from my desktop machine to be moved there from different accounts, but in the end upward in a single file so that I don't have to have loads of separate accounts.
You must export the Favorites to an HTML file and then import this file. For more details on this see bookmarks Firefox export to a HTML for backup or transfer Favorites and bookmarks to an HTML file import.
If this is likely to create duplicate bookmarks, you can check for them and delete them using the add-on CheckPlaces .
If you want to keep the bookmarks in the laptop and desktop in sync, you can use the add-on Firefox Sync . Firefox Sync will be integrated with Firefox 4.
Can use Setup Assistant to migrate files from a Mac to Leopard PPC processor to a whole new MacBook Pro running non-retine El Capitan cause problems? The support article 'Move your content to a new Mac' (https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT204350) said the old Mac should run 10.6.8 Snow Leopard or later, but that has not been my experience on November 24, 2015.
When my new MBP came directly from the China (I paid the extra $15 for express delivery) and I was starting for the first time, I plugged on my old based on the PPC PowerBook G4 10.5.8 Leopard and when I got to the screen "you want to transfer your data", I chose "transfer from a Mac", hit continue and expected to see an error screen. Surprise, surpise, transfer stepped forward, and all my accounts and passwords have been transferred to the MBP. I used a Firewire 400 to 800 cable to connect two computers and started the G4 in target Mode. The only 'problem' I have noticed (if that's the right word) is that my new MBP is found with the same name as my old G4. I expected to wonder on behalf of MBP somewhere along the line, the installation procedure.
Then I came across two problems related to the system with the MBP, but I don't know if they were related to the transfer or were part of a problem with the original, factory system or the 10.11.1 updated, which I fell right after the end MBP of the initialization of the first time. The first problem was the MBP would not print at one of my printers Epson (Stylus CX7400 and Stylus Photo R280), even after downloading what it determined were the correct drivers. I would get an error message "failure of the filter. The second problem was that the MBP would not cCREATE a bootable of El Capitan Installer using the Terminal and the command SUDO appropriate. Both these problems disappeared after I reinstalled completely El Cap 10.11.1, but I still want to know if transfer in my info to the G4 PPC-based using Setup Assistant might have caused or contributed to them.
Very likely that the system software and some of the apps would not be compatible with a mac intel. Music and photos would be. And also movies. But all third party apps will need to be updated to work. If you have used assistant migration there is a screen where you can choose what are the files to be transferred. Ether transfer you the contents of the entire hard disk or your entire home folder. That's how you're done with the same user name. Relocation of El Capitan straightened some of them. You should always go through and remove some things.
need help, there is something that is eating up to 1 GB at a time, about a day on my hard disk space (drive c: to be precise). I don't know what is the cause, but its just embarrassing for me to see my memory space has fallen by nearly 10 GB per week! someone could clarify and tell me how to solve this problem? I am running windows vista 64 bit btw... Thank you.
Original title: help, eating problem of disk space...
We need to know what is the cause before we can tell you how to solve this problem.
If you don't like windirstat there Treesize of Jam software (free to try)
I have 2 esxi host (hp dl 380 G8) and put them in a cluster and other host esxi (dl 380 g7) and I have no shared storage and use local disks just now I must spend my VM G7 server a cluster of the G8 but I want to know I can join my cluster g8 g7 and migrate web vmware machines without any downtime?
I want to know can migrate without downtime with localdisk? I have no shared storage
can I join g7 to my cluster of the g8
You can mix into clusters hosts all desired, even Intel and AMD at least that you enable EVC on the cluster (of course, HA or DRS require shared storage compatible/CPU). However, you need not to have even just cluster hosts to migrate virtual machines through vMotion between them.
migrate web vmware machines without any downtime?
Don't know what this "web vmware' but yes, because ESXi 5.1, you can use"enhanced vMotion"to live migrate virtual machines without service interruption from one host to another, even without shared storage:
The usual vMotion requirements apply. Also you can only live migrate virtual machines from the old host to the new hosts because of different generations of CPU (and back as long as you don't have bike powered virtual machines on new hosts).
Since the upgrade to Fusion 7 (and MAC OS 10.10) I can't select an existing VMDK file to add to a newly created virtual machine: all the VMDK files (any directory they are in) are dimmed in the dialog box.
No idea what is causing this behavior?
Assuming the DescriptorFile hard disk exists s ("Virtual Disk.vmdk" vs binary scopes for example "Virtual Disk - s001.vmdk") with disc type twoGbMaxExtentSparse that only the hard disk DescriptorFile not will be not grayed out when you try to add an existing drive so that the only other thing that comes to mind is permissions. Normal authorization on the hard files by default is 0600 or - rw - from a Terminal. BTW, I have no problem adding an existing drive to a computer virtual with VMware Fusion 7.
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