APFS has been available on our Macs for a year now, and we’re beginning to see the issues with corruption that can’t be yet be solved by Apple or third party utilities. Wi-Fi is changing names… and getting faster! And folks, Backups are still important! All this and more in this week’s Mac Geek Gab. Press play and enjoy!
MGG 731: APFS Corruption, Wi-Fi Numbering, and Backups
APFS has been available on our Macs for a year now, and we’re beginning to see the issues with corruption that can’t be yet be solved by Apple or third party utilities. Wi-Fi is changing names… and getting faster! And folks, Backups are still important!...
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- 00:15:34 NicevilleSteve-Data usage on Personal Hotspot vs. Mobile Data directly
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- 00:33:24 Ron-APFS pausing on boot
- 00:40:49 Adam-APFS Target Disk Mode killed an SSD
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