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Forum: General 11-10-2009, 09:06 PM
Replies: 7
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Posted By mykmelez
Yes, I think it was idle at the time (I hadn't...

Yes, I think it was idle at the time (I hadn't started a backup beforehand). It wasn't clear how to send details to support, but I submitted a bug report, attaching the problem report and my system...
Forum: General 11-10-2009, 04:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 7,521
Posted By mykmelez
SD crashed on me a little while ago. I'd left it...

SD crashed on me a little while ago. I'd left it open after looking at the log for the scheduled backup, and a few minutes ago I noticed it was still running, so I used Command-Tab to return to it,...
Forum: General 11-10-2009, 03:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 7,521
Posted By mykmelez
Aha! It was a scheduled copy (scheduled to run...

Aha! It was a scheduled copy (scheduled to run automatically when I connect the drive). And I see the log now that I know where to look for it. But it looks like it only shows me the last backup, and...
Forum: General 11-10-2009, 02:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 7,521
Posted By mykmelez
I re-ran the backup, although I forgot to restart...

I re-ran the backup, although I forgot to restart my Mac beforehand. I was away from my computer when it completed, although I did get a Growl notification that it had (it's possible I got one last...
Forum: General 11-09-2009, 08:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 7,521
Posted By mykmelez
SuperDuper! process disappears and leaves no log

Today I initiated a backup by plugging my external drive into my computer, whereupon SuperDuper! started up automatically, as it is configured to do. The backup started successfully, but at some...
Forum: General 09-14-2009, 03:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 5,149
Posted By mykmelez
I think so, yes, although it happened quickly,...

I think so, yes, although it happened quickly, and I can't quite remember whether it was one sheet after another or whether it was one sheet whose text got updated.
Forum: General 09-14-2009, 02:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 5,149
Posted By mykmelez
Erm, actually it was a sheet! I just called it a...

Erm, actually it was a sheet! I just called it a modal dialog because I think of sheets as the Mac equivalent of them.
Forum: General 09-14-2009, 01:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 5,149
Posted By mykmelez
"this is the alert panel text" modal dialog on autostart

After I plugged in my hard drive a moment ago, and SuperDuper! autostarted to do a backup, a modal dialog appeared that said "this is the alert panel text". A second later, the dialog was replaced by...
Forum: General 09-09-2009, 05:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 12,027
Posted By mykmelez
I tried that, and it worked! I have...

I tried that, and it worked!



I have Growl, but I didn't know I can make notifications persistent. I've now checked "Leave notifications on screen after 30 seconds of inactivity".

Thanks for...
Forum: General 09-08-2009, 05:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 12,027
Posted By mykmelez
persistent "can't find target volume" message after getting new drive

I recently switched from a malfunctioning Maxtor One Touch III FireWire backup drive to a new Seagate FreeAgent Go USB drive. The new drive's volume's name is Backup, and I think the old one was...
Forum: General 02-12-2008, 09:34 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 9,979
Posted By mykmelez
Ok, I'll try another cable. I can't try another...

Ok, I'll try another cable. I can't try another port because although the drive has two Firewire 800 ports, the laptop only has a single Firewire 400 port, so I have to plug it into the single...
Forum: General 02-12-2008, 09:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 9,979
Posted By mykmelez
Ok, thanks for the warning, I'll keep an eye on...

Ok, thanks for the warning, I'll keep an eye on it. Any recommendations for tests/diagnostics I can run at this point? It's a relatively (but not brand) new Maxtor OneTouch III, so it's not at a...
Forum: General 02-12-2008, 08:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 9,979
Posted By mykmelez
I waited a while, then restarting Firefox froze...

I waited a while, then restarting Firefox froze it, and other apps froze when I started them, too, so I decided to restart, which ended up being a hard restart, as various frozen apps refused to...
Forum: General 02-12-2008, 07:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 9,979
Posted By mykmelez
Disk Utility, SD, Activity Monitor freeze while enabling journaling

Today my backup failed with the following error, which I haven't seen before:

| 03:57:06 PM | Error | SDCopy: Attempt to create hard link on /Volumes/Backup but file system format does not support...
Forum: General 02-11-2008, 03:06 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 15,191
Posted By mykmelez
Aha! My copy was purchased for me by the IT head...

Aha! My copy was purchased for me by the IT head at my company, so his name appears there, which I initially thought was strange, but then I just assumed that he must have helped Dave figure out...
Forum: General 02-11-2008, 03:46 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 15,191
Posted By mykmelez
I'm a registered user. I see a...

I'm a registered user.



I see a paragraph starting "Special thanks" and then another starting "Extra special thanks" before the logo. Is that what you were referring to?

In any case, I...
Forum: General 02-11-2008, 01:03 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 15,191
Posted By mykmelez
Hmm, I'm a registered user and don't see anything...

Hmm, I'm a registered user and don't see anything unusual at that point in the About popup for 2.5.
Forum: General 02-06-2008, 01:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 7,597
Posted By mykmelez
Thanks for the pointer. I read through the...

Thanks for the pointer. I read through the Troubleshooting section, and it sounds like I ran into the "copy new files before deleting old ones" problem. I'll use the suggested one-time "Erase, then...
Forum: General 02-06-2008, 01:27 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 16,837
Posted By mykmelez
Hmm, perhaps this is a Mac OS X bug, then. In...

Hmm, perhaps this is a Mac OS X bug, then. In any case, things seem to be fine now, I only posted because I thought you'd want to know about the problem.
Forum: General 02-06-2008, 09:46 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 7,597
Posted By mykmelez
SD Smart Backup can run out of space on dense destination

I used SD 2.5 yesterday to back up a loaner laptop to an external drive and then restore the backup from the external drive to my normal laptop, using Smart Update for both transfers.

The normal...
Forum: General 02-06-2008, 09:28 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 16,837
Posted By mykmelez
SD stuck, other apps frozen, external HD wouldn't mount afterwards on 2.5 first run

I updated to 2.5 yesterday, and the first time I ran it and told it to do a backup from my MacBook Pro's internal hard drive to an external Maxtor firewire drive, it got stuck repairing permissions...
Forum: General 10-23-2007, 09:26 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 22,846
Posted By mykmelez
I took your advice, emptied my dock of icons, and...

I took your advice, emptied my dock of icons, and replaced them one by one. Afterwards, things worked fine again.

I now have to send my MacBook Pro back for repair again (they broke some things...
Forum: General 10-18-2007, 02:49 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 22,846
Posted By mykmelez
Yes, my drive is named "Macintosh HD", and that's...

Yes, my drive is named "Macintosh HD", and that's what it has always been called. In case it helps, here are the details:

My computer (32bit 2.16GHz MacBook Pro) started shutting off...
Forum: General 10-18-2007, 12:22 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 22,846
Posted By mykmelez
The finder one is right, and there's a WMV Player...

The finder one is right, and there's a WMV Player icon that works. I can't remember if it worked before I rebuilt LaunchServices. All the rest are wrong, though.

However, the link to Software...
Forum: General 10-18-2007, 02:25 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 22,846
Posted By mykmelez
I'm using 10.4.10 with SuperDuper 2.1.4, and I'm...

I'm using 10.4.10 with SuperDuper 2.1.4, and I'm experiencing this problem after restoring from backup. Unfortunately, rebuilding LaunchServices doesn't fix it for me. I tried the command-line...
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