Query failed: connection to localhost:9312 failed (errno=111, msg=Connection refused). Back Up - General Discussion Discussions on AppleInsider Forums Toggle navigation All Forums Recent Posts Sign In Back Up muchisgiven Posted: October 5, 2005 4:09PM in General Discussion edited January 2014 Hey guys I'm new to mac. I'm about to sell my 12" and get a 17", but I wanted to know what's the best way to back all my software up, so that I can transfer it to my new mac? Comments Reply 1 of 4 jwink3101 Posts: 739member October 5, 2005 7:32PM Carbon Copy Cloner to an external drive and then back. If you have both at the same time, then boot the old into target disk mode and CCC directly. Note: CCC works with latest panther and latest 10.4 (10.4.2) but not 10.4.0 and .1 Reply 2 of 4 muchisgiven Posts: 120member October 5, 2005 7:35PM Where do I get this program from...please forgive me I'm a newbie when it comes to macs Reply 3 of 4 jwink3101 Posts: 739member October 5, 2005 7:37PM Sorry. try http://www.bombich.comI would read through their stuff on it. My explanation wasn;t very good; their instructions are much better. Reply 4 of 4 mr. h Posts: 4,797member October 6, 2005 12:48PM Quote:Originally posted by Muchisgiven Where do I get this program from...please forgive me I'm a newbie when it comes to macs Hi, just a general tip,VersionTracker and MacUpdate are good places to search for software. I also check VersionTracker everyday and keep my eye out for updates to software I've already got, and for anything that's new and interesting/helpful. Sign In or Register to comment.