can i connect an external drive to the airport express for backup?

I want to do wireless backup to a disk, so i connected it to the airport express. The time machine sees it, but does not allow me to backup

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    According to page 13 of the Airport Extreme manual, you can use an external hard drive for Time Machine backups.

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  • Time Machine backups are not supported to drives attached to the AirPort Extreme. The internal drive in a Time Capsule IS supported for Time Machine backup.

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