Time Machine - Frequently Asked Questions

16. How can I restore a file/folder to an alternate location?

Previous      Frequently Asked Questions        Home      Troubleshooting       Contact     Next     


Enter Time Machine, locate and select the desired
item in the Finder window as in question #15  and control-click (right-click) it, then select the Restore <item selected> to ... option.

Then you'll see a prompt where you can select a location, and TM will place it there.

To use the backups from a different Mac, see question #17.


Previous         Frequently Asked Questions        Home        Troubleshooting       Contact        Next