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SuperDuper 3.8 Agen Schmitz No comments

SuperDuper 3.8

Brings full support for macOS 14 Sonoma, plus several bug fixes. ($27.95 new, free update, 9.7 MB, macOS 10.10+)

Adam Engst 63 comments

The 46 Mac Apps I Actually Use and Why

What third-party apps would you install on a clean Mac to restore your preferred working environment? Adam Engst recently had the opportunity to learn just what apps he really uses—here’s the list.

SuperDuper 3.7.5 Agen Schmitz No comments

SuperDuper 3.7.5

Venerable backup utility resolves crashes and early backup termination. ($27.95 new, free update, 9.2 MB, macOS 10.10+)

SuperDuper 3.7.2 Adam Engst No comments

SuperDuper 3.7.2

Fixed a few bugs in the backup utility. ($27.95 new, free update, 9.2 MB, macOS 10.10+)

SuperDuper 3.7 Agen Schmitz No comments

SuperDuper 3.7

Adds full compatibility for macOS 13 Ventura. ($27.95 new, free update, 9.6 MB, macOS 10.10+)

SuperDuper 3.6.1 Agen Schmitz 5 comments

SuperDuper 3.6.1

Adds compatibility with macOS 12.3 Monterey and works around issues with asr (Apple Software Restore) replication. ($27.95 new, free update, 9.2 MB, macOS 10.10+)

SuperDuper 3.5 Agen Schmitz 2 comments

SuperDuper 3.5

Backup app updated for macOS 12 Monterey. ($27.95 new, free update, 9.5 MB)

Adam Engst 111 comments

The Role of Bootable Duplicates in a Modern Backup Strategy

macOS 11 Big Sur has thrown a cryptographically signed monkey wrench into the inner workings of backup apps that make bootable duplicates. There are now workarounds, and Apple promises to fix the necessary underlying tool, but Adam Engst suggests that we need to rethink the role bootable duplicates play in a modern backup strategy.

Adam Engst 44 comments

Moving to a New Mac: What’s Left to Do After Migration?

When you buy a new Mac and migrate your old Mac’s files to it during setup, Setup Assistant moves over numerous settings and configurations. But don’t assume you’ll just be able to pick up exactly where you left off, since there are quite a few apps and services that require additional post-migration attention.

Adam Engst 71 comments

Six Lessons Learned from Dealing with an iMac’s Dead SSD

After working through the failure of his iMac’s SSD, Adam Engst shares the lessons he learned with regard to backing up, restoring, and eking out the most life from old hardware. Hint: waiting to upgrade hardware and software can make troubleshooting and recovery more difficult.

SuperDuper 3.3 Agen Schmitz No comments

SuperDuper 3.3

Brings full support for backing up and restoring macOS 10.15 Catalina as well as several improvements. ($27.95 new, free update, 7.0 MB)

Adam Engst 38 comments

CrashPlan for Home Ends Today

If you’ve had your head in the sand about the impending discontinuation of CrashPlan for Home, today is the day your backups will stop working and all your CrashPlan Central data will be deleted.

SuperDuper 3.2 Agen Schmitz 4 comments

SuperDuper 3.2

Brings support for macOS 10.14 Mojave, including full disk access and automation prompting. ($27.95 new, free update, 17.1 MB)

SuperDuper 3.1.6 Agen Schmitz 5 comments

SuperDuper 3.1.6

Maintenance release for the drive-cloning and backup app brings improvements and bug fixes. ($27.95 new, free update, 5.8 MB)

SuperDuper 3.0 Agen Schmitz No comments

SuperDuper 3.0

Major new release adds compatibility with macOS 10.13 High Sierra, plus HFS+ and APFS volumes. (Free, $27.95 for additional features, free update, 5.0 MB)