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How Do I Restore From A Time Machine Backup In OS X Lion?


How can I recover a Time Machine backup using OS X Lion?
- Asked by Elnora B. July 24th, 2011 (Updated: December 9th, 2014)


The easiest way to restore from a Time Machine backup in OS X Lion is with Lion Recovery. Hold down Command-R while starting up your computer to launch Lion Recovery. Then under Mac OS X Utilities you can select Restore From Time Machine Backup.