Can I back up the contents of the Time Capsule to an external hard drive for further data security?
I like to back up my back up drive on an external HD and store offsite. Will Time Capsule backup to an external HD. It doesnt have to be a Time Machine type backup just the files on the Time Capsule including the .macbackup file that Time Machine creates.
- Asked by Jonathan L from Princeton
- Sep 4, 2010
QA Apple Time Capsule
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1 Answer from the Community
Yes, you can copy (clone) the Time Machine contents of the Time Capsule to an external hard drive.
Just be aware that cloning any backup is not as reliable (error-free) as cloning the original data.
- Answered by Andrew H from Carmel
- Sep 14, 2010