Network Backups and AirPrinting

I’m doing some network cleaning up at my home and office and thought others could benefit from a couple of things I did.

Time Machine Backups Over the Network

You can now connect a hard drive to any always on Mac on your network, plug in an external hard drive, and automatically backup all computers directly to it.

Stephen Hackett has a quick setup guide on 512 Pixels.

Use AirPrint with ANY Printer

If you have a printer connected to a computer, you can enable AirPrint (printing from iPhones and iPads) on it using an excellent utility called Printopia. It’s super simple to setup and just works.

Matt Langford @Mtt

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