[Answer ID: 13897]

How do I use the CloudStation as a backup destination for Time Machine?

Created 01/10/2012 10:57  |   Updated 05/08/2013 15:24

The CloudStation can be used as a backup destination for Time Machine (OS X 10.5 or later).

  1. Open the local Web interface.
    Click hereto learn how to login to the local Web interface.
  2. Click the [Backup] - [Time Machine] under "Device Settings".
  3. Enable Time Machine, select the folder as a backup destination, and click [Apply].

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  4. On your Macintosh PC, select [System Preferences] and click [Time Machine].
    Click [Choose Backup Disk].

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  5. Select your CloudStation, then click [Use for Backup].

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  6. Enter your username and password, then click[Connect].

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  7. Time Machine backup will start in 120 seconds.

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