Time MachineOne of Leopard's most important new features may be Time Machine. The new backup utility is designed to make creating multiple backup copies of the Mac's data very simple.
Simply attach an external hard disk to a Leopard-powered Mac, and this window appears. To begin using the external disk for creating Time Machine backups, just click the Use As Backup Disk button.
Erik Eckel owns and operates two technology companies. As a managing partner with Louisville Geek, he works daily as an IT consultant to assist small businesses in overcoming technology challenges and maximizing IT investments. He is also president of Eckel Media Corp., a communications company specializing in public relations and technical authoring projects.