Time Machine backups

26.07.2016, 18:42

Does the MAXQDA program need to be completely closed for Apple Time Machine to make a proper backup of the database underlying the data?

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Re: Time Machine backups

28.07.2016, 10:44

Hello bheardave,

we cannot give a 100% guarantee for this, because we don't know the insides of Time Machine, but usually it should not be necessary to close the file in MAXQDA. For example: after MAXQDA has written new coding information in the project file it can be copied to another folder without a problem.

Hope this helps,
Dr Stefan Rädiker
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