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Australia says

... and then it stopped :(

HD on my mac has just committed suicide. The doctor at Apple Mac center, said [ FAILED ] ...

Prognosis, new 1tb hd for $327.00

Kicking myself I didnt back anything up :( that will bloody teach me

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joshhunsaker says

That’s a pretty ridiculous amount for a 1tb hard drive!!! :O

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Australia says

That’s a pretty ridiculous amount for a 1tb hard drive!!! :O

Welcome to Australia ! lol Everything costs twice as much. Plus APPLE AU have a policy you cannot have your old HD back, they flatly refuse.

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quickandeasy Volunteer moderator says

Sign up to this immediately: http://www.backblaze.com/

You’ll never need worry about backups again.

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Bedros says

Sign up to this immediately: http://www.backblaze.com/ You’ll never need worry about backups again.

Thanks a lot for the link :)

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Australia says

thanks QuickandEasy

I missed your comment, just back from Apple ( $700 ) lighter !

Bought a Time Machine Lacie 3tb ext hd too

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omarabid says

what do you mean you backed up nothing? I’m not using backups too, but I upload my code to Github in each commit and do work on DropBox.

Do you mean you lost work?

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Australia says

Lost everything on my harddrive

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Bedros says

Lost everything on my harddrive

Sorry for your loss.

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Australia says


Lost everything on my harddrive
Sorry for your loss.

Appreciate that, I was nearly in tears. Now doing things properly, but so much to try and claw back :( will get there tho. As the Aussies say, HTFU :)

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