ReStore files with Time Machine Mac OS X Mountain Lion


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Restoring files with Time Machine

Once you've backed up your files using Time Machine, you should know how to recover files if they become deleted accidentally, or overwritten. The restore process for Time Machine couldn't get any easier. Let me show you how this works. Before I show you how to restore these files, I'm actually going to go into my Home folder. So I'm going to go create a new Finder window. I'm going to go into my Pictures folder, and I'm going to delete this Fun Pics folder. So I'm going to simulate the process of me accidentally removing files on my computer.

So, there's that Fun Pics folder, it's in the trash, and now I'm going to empty the trash. (audio playing) There we go, so you can see that my trash can is empty. Now what I'm going to do, is I'm going to go to the folder where those files used to be. So I'm going to go to the File menu, choose New Finder Window, and we'll go to my Pictures folder. And as you can see, those files...

Restoring files with Time Machine
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Restoring files with Time Machine provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by Chad Chelius as part of the Up and Running with Mac OS X Mountain Lion

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