"Hide" External Drive for Time Machine use only

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Hi everyone,
I have an AirPort Extreme with 2 External Drives connected to it on wi-fi. One with 500GB I use for "File Server", so all computer in my network can store files on it. The other one, with 1T I use as Time Machine backup ONLY (over wi-fi).
It's all working perfectly. But when using a computer on the network, I was able to see that the Time Machine drive is 'visible' to be used as a 'file server' as well if the user wants to.
Is there any way I can 'hide' this external drive, so it can be seing only by Time Machine?
Maybe it's not possible but it is worth asking.
Regards!
Ricardo
rslora wrote:
Hi everyone,
I have an AirPort Extreme with 2 External Drives connected to it on wi-fi. . . .The other one, with 1T I use as Time Machine backup ONLY (over wi-fi).
It's all working perfectly.
That may not last. Backing-up that way is "iffy" and +*not supported by Apple.+* See Using Time Machine with an Airport Extreme Air Disk (or use the link in *User Tips* at the top of this forum). As it says, if you continue backing-up that way, strongly consider keeping secondary backups, if you don't already.
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