I did a clean install of my Mac and want to restore some files now. With Migration Assistent you can select different types that you want to restore (Apps, Account (like documents e.d.), Other files and folders and

Now I want to restore only my documents, music and images. But if I select these options, Library will also be check automatically and can't be checked off.

Is the only way to restore specific folders after installing MacOs or can I also uncheck the box in Migration Assistent?

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    The library folder is required to copy over your account. If you want to only restore files, I recommend manual copying.
    – Ezekiel
    Dec 20, 2021 at 18:30


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