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How To Tune Up A Mac?


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#1 mikey11

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Posted 08 June 2015 - 08:26 AM

any advice or links to articles on how to speed up a slow Mac?

 

i get the "spinning wheel" constantly



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Posted 08 June 2015 - 09:11 AM

Hey Mikey,

Give this article a look:
http://lifehacker.com/5252183/clean-up-and-revive-your-bloated-sluggish-mac

I've found the disk utility and startup-cleanup sections helpful. I'm on my phone now but will post more articles later when I'm on my computer.

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Posted 08 June 2015 - 05:28 PM

Tuning Mac OS X Performance

 

Problems from insufficient RAM and free hard disk space



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Posted 08 June 2015 - 05:40 PM

Just done my 2008 Macbook recently using OnyX, it is much faster now.



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Posted 08 June 2015 - 10:01 PM

Mikey,

 

Additional info on re-indexing your files here to speed up finder searches.






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