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How to make a solid Mac backup plan

What should you back up, and how? Prioritize your data and keep it safe. by Christopher Breen, Macworld.com   Jan 13, 2011 9:01 am You know you should back up your data. And many of you also know that Apple’s made it easy to do with the Time Machine technology that's built into Leopard and Snow Leopard. Yet the majority of people do not regularly back up their data. While some may fail to do so because they believe it’s a complicated process, and others because of their misplaced faith in the robustness of hard drives, many Mac users simply don’t have a reasonable idea of what to back up and how to best go about it. That’s where we can help. SIMILAR ARTICLES Is Time Machine all you need? Use an old Mac as a backup server Lion: The Complete Macworld Review Essential Mac Maintenance: Rev up your routines Take Control of Mac OS X Backups: Part Two Review: MacBook Air (first-generation) What should you backup? Perhaps the best Read the full article →