Time machine problem. Big

Started Dec 1, 2012 | Discussions thread
Shop cameras & lenses ▾
ForumParentFirstPreviousNextNext unread
Flat view
Veteran MemberPosts: 3,073Gear list
Time machine problem. Big
Dec 1, 2012

I just got this message from Time Machine saying it couldn't perform the task as the new copy was too big for the assigned disk. It was attempting to make a copy of over 800 Gb. I clicked accepted. The Time Machine panel said that the last copy failed.

I proceeded to enter Time Machine and found out all my copies were gone, with the exception of one made 24 hours ago.

My Time Capsule is exactly 1Gb the same as my iMac's HD. Everything was set 2 years ago under factory preferences and backing every hour since then. Now and then, the system would alert me that some (old) copies were deleted, which is normal. but nothing like this.

I just checked under the TM panel and it says Time Capsule is in order and with a Green dot (ok).

I don't know what happened. I don't know what to do. Please help.


 Edymagno's gear list:Edymagno's gear list
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 IV Sony a6000
ForumParentFirstPreviousNextNext unread
Flat view
ForumParentFirstPreviousNextNext unread
Keyboard shortcuts:
FForum PPrevious NNext WNext unread UUpvote SSubscribe RReply QQuote BBookmark post MMy threads
Color scheme? Blue / Yellow