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Old Jan 14, 2013, 06:45 AM   #1
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Best app for cleaning and keep Mac healthy

hello
just got my very first mac this weekend and imac 27"
and was wondering what is the best app for cleaning the mac and optimizing OSX and HDD space


thank you
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Old Jan 14, 2013, 06:47 AM   #2
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You really don't need to optimize or keep the mac the "clean" Use it and enjoy the computer
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Old Jan 14, 2013, 07:25 AM   #3
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With OS X there are no registry files, such as in Windows, to get trashed. When i had Windows, I ran Norton every time I installed a new program to find all the new problems the installation caused in registry files. Even a brand new Win7 installation had registry problems.
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Old Jan 14, 2013, 07:32 AM   #5
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The first thing you should forget when using Mac OS X is something like registry or regedit. Of course there are config files but decentralized in different locations. Since you are new to Mac OS X don't worry right now. Explore the system first before try to "optimize" it. It pretty good the way it comes.

See also here: http://forums.macrumors.com/showthread.php?t=1524652 post #7
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