Don't-Miss Storage Stories
If you have two routers on the same network, they may be confusing all the Macs that connect to them; here's how to straight it out. Plus: Best tape backup system for Macs?
While the advent of digital media has made it easier for photographers to protect and back up their images, it's still important to know your options and craft a plan. Macworld senior contributor Glenn Fleishman has put together a list of backup services you can enlist to help safeguard your precious images.
We’ve covered the basics of how to keep your Mac backed up, and Macworld senior editor Dan Frakes has written about his own setup for backing up. Here’s the setup for Macworld contributor Lex Friedman.
How to read old DVD-RAM discs with a new Mac. (Hint: It'll cost you something.)
Here's how to create a simple Automator workflow that backs up a folder full of data at regular intervals.
We preach the virtues of good backup plans, but readers often ask how we, personally, back up. Here's how Dan Frakes keeps his data safe.
We store much of our lives on our Macs and therefore we must back up those Macs. But what and how? Here are some answers.
So, how do you install disc-based software on a Mac with a dead media drive? I have three solutions for those with another Mac.
It's simple enough to password protect certain kinds of documents, but what about folders full of documents? Turn to Disk Utility.
OWC took apart a new 27-inch iMac to see what the SSD bracket is all about.
Heading out of town? Take care of a few critical tasks--from backing up your data to setting up remote access--and you can leave your desk behind without a second glance.
If you've run out of room on your current Time Machine backup, it's not difficult to transfer that backup to a more expansive drive.
Dropbox, the free file-syncing service, is a great way to make sure that the copies of your to-do list and resume are the same on all your Macs. But that's just the beginning of what Dropbox can do. Dan Miller explains.
You've got Macs and Windows PCs on the same network, and you'd like them to share a hard drive for backup or file-storage: John Rizzo shows you three ways to do it.
Do you back up files on CD or DVD? Adam Berenstain gives you some tips on how to label your discs.