Deleted 20GB but not reflected in Storage inidcator

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  1. komatsu macrumors 6502

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    I deleted 20GB of files off OS X.

    Emptied the trash.

    Rebooted but the storage indicator going to Mac>Storage barely moved?
     
  2. BrianBaughn macrumors 603

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    Do you run Time Machine for your backups? Is the Time Machine disk connected to the Mac?
     
  3. komatsu thread starter macrumors 6502

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    Yes, I do run Time Machine.

    BUT

    No, TM disk was not connected at time.
     
  4. BrianBaughn macrumors 603

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  5. komatsu thread starter macrumors 6502

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    I ran Daisy Disk ...did not mention anything about TM snapshots...does that help?

    Anyway what is solution?
     
  6. BrianBaughn macrumors 603

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