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Old 02-04-2011, 02:22 PM
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A stupid and basic question

I've read a few disaster stories in the forums, particularly in regards to how Smart Updates handle erasing files. I know SD differs from CCC, but I just want to be 100% sure that I'm understanding this:

Is it true that during a smart update, nothing will EVER be erased from the SOURCE drive?

If I understand correctly, there may be files erased from the target drive in order to match the state of the source drive, but I just want to be 100% clear that the SOURCE drive is "safe" during a smart copy.
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Old 02-04-2011, 02:32 PM
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That's correct. Smart Update operates on the destination drive. It does not delete files from the source.
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