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bgtrack
Dec 4, 2011, 07:23 PM
So I have about 40 GB of storage taken up by 'Other' any idea what this is? I was told it was backups...but my time machine back ups are totally up to date so I don't know why this happening...any ideas?



GGJstudios
Dec 4, 2011, 07:25 PM
So I have about 40 GB of storage taken up by 'Other' any idea what this is? I was told it was backups...but my time machine back ups are totally up to date so I don't know why this happening...any ideas?

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