How to Clone a Time Machine Drive

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bmxholmes

Dolly Drive has a free hard drive clone service. Dolly Clone enables you to create a bootable mirror image of your hard drive. Go to dollydrive website and click on Dolly Clone to download.

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ilikeimac

Disk Utility has the ability to RAID multiple drives, even external ones. Apparently I like my Time Machine volume to be even less reliable than a normal drive, because I use a pair of external USB drives in RAID 0.

But you could also use a pair of drives in RAID 1 (mirrored). In theory that's as good as cloning the backup drive constantly. Maybe even better.

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