Hi, does the 1TB Time Capsule need to be switched off or unplugged during long periods of disuse, such as 3 or 4 days?

  • Asked by Jonathan B
  • Sep 3, 2010
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2 Answers from the Community

  • Answer

    No. It can remain on indefinitely. In fact, turning it off defeats the purpose of its automatic ongoing backups.

    • Answered by Andrew B from Chicago
    • Dec 4, 2010
  • No, there is no reason for that.

    • Answered by Andrew H from Carmel
    • Oct 24, 2010