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robbchadwick 08-30-2009 01:50 PM

Using SuperDuper to clone multiple drives
 
I've used SuperDuper for several years to clone my Macintosh HD; and I love it.

I've recently bought several external drives to store old files that I have on DVD since I've read that DVDs may not last as long as originally thought. Since I am a compulsive back-up kind of guy, I have two external drives and a backup for each of those -- 4 altogether -- 2 pairs. I want to keep two exact copies of each set of backups on these drives.

I've looked over the documentation ... probably not in depth ... but my question is: Is SuperDuper meant to clone only one drive or can you keep three drives with their separate clones going all the time? If so, how is the best way to do that?

dnanian 08-30-2009 01:53 PM

You can copy as many drives to as many destinations as you like, one at a time (or schedule all of them). Just make sure you have partitions on the destination to copy to.

robbchadwick 08-30-2009 04:08 PM

Thanks for the response.
 
Quote:

Originally Posted by dnanian (Post 26386)
You can copy as many drives to as many destinations as you like, one at a time (or schedule all of them). Just make sure you have partitions on the destination to copy to.

THANKS. That will make my life so easy!

David Purnell 10-11-2009 10:36 AM

Thanks for this info! I'm a new SuperDuper! user.


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