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Pawel Gardynik
how to keep in sync two external hard drives - backup - mac os x
on Dec 29, 2011 at 12:46:10 am

Dear all,

I'd like to backup an external drive the way Time Machine does with the computer's internal drive yet I couldn't find any unambiguous information on this. I have 2 external hard drives - 1TB one - sort of internal drive extension - containing data I work on everyday and thus keep changing its structure. The other one is 2TB drive which I bought for backup purposes and so I would like to keep the two in sync somehow. Is there any software I could use?

Thank You in advance
Pawel


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Andrew Richards
Re: how to keep in sync two external hard drives - backup - mac os x
on Dec 30, 2011 at 7:21:03 pm

ChronoSync = $40 and simple

rsync & Automator = free but a little fiddly

Best,
Andy


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Pawel Gardynik
Re: how to keep in sync two external hard drives - backup - mac os x
on Dec 30, 2011 at 7:23:04 pm

Thanks a lot!

Best
Pawel


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