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Back-In-Time for Mac

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out of 3 votes

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  • Date Added:
    Nov. 27, 2008
  • Price:
    Free to try (Restore last Time Machine backup only); $29.00 to buy (Buy it now)
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1 stars

"Do Not Bother!"

August 21, 2010  |  By TonioLarabi

 |  Version: Back-In-Time 2.0.0b100816


I haven't used it...


It is not a FREE download. They give you a trial, then you have to buy it.


Unless you are in LOVE with Back in Time, don't bother. I bought it a while ago and never used it. Then, I get this "update" and learn that it is a new version, that costs money to upgrade. I used my original license and that gave me a 30 day free trial.

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5 stars

"This program is a top coat for Time Machine. Must have."

November 28, 2009  |  By sbstrum

 |  Version: Back-In-Time 1.4.1


I want to see all my backups at one time, not one date at a time as with Time Machine (TM). I also want to see my folders and files in a Finder format with a large window, not the small space-ship window view of TM. Back-in Time does this and more.


The user manual has to be rewritten to clearly teach the user how to get the most out of this key app. A step by step manual with appropriate illustrations should be a piece of cake to write. Other than that, I find little to complain about.


For me this application should be picked up by Apple and installed as a default program with every Mac. It elevates Time Machine to an incredibly useful tool.

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4 stars


November 28, 2008  |  By Stephanie Mitchell

 |  Version: Back-In-Time 1.1.0


This review was originally posted on VersionTracker.com.
This is an indispensable complement to Time Machine. It's very feature-rich; it tells me pretty much everything I could possibly want to know about what's backed up and when. It's fast, and intelligent enough to know if Time Machine is messing around behind the scenes. The interface is nicely thought out, to my way of thinking.

The only suggestion I can think of for the next version would be a way to select two versions of a file and put up the meta-info for both (icon, file type, preview, create/open/mod/backup dates etc.) side by side. A diff function to compare two files would be the icing on the cake, but might be rather hard for non-text files.

Nicely done!

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Full Specifications

Publisher TRI-EDRE
Publisher web site http://www.tri-edre.com
Release Date November 27, 2008
Date Added November 27, 2008
Version 1.1.0
Category Utilities & Operating Systems
Subcategory Backup Software
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Mac OS X 10.5 Intel/PPC
Additional Requirements 10.5
Download Information
File Size 8.48MB
File Name backintime4.dmg
Total Downloads 12,039
Downloads Last Week 4
License Model Free to try
Limitations Restore last Time Machine backup only
Price $29

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