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I've tried using an iomega drive to backup my macbook

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Hi. I've tried using an iomega drive to backup my macbook and it stops before completing.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Mac
Expert:  Mike replied 1 year ago.
I suggest you erase it and Zero out data then try again. Turn off Time Machine then restart and open Disk Utility select the drive device and then the Erase tab, select Security and slide it one notch to the right and then Erase. It will take some time