Get 11 gigabytes back after archive and install

Discussion in 'macOS' started by Ollie N, Feb 18, 2009.

  1. Ollie N macrumors regular

    Ollie N

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    Hi.
    I recently did an archive and install. I noticed that is took up 11 gigabytes on my hard drive. Is there a was to get those 11 gigabytes back? :confused:
     
  2. r.j.s Moderator emeritus

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  3. sidewinder macrumors 68020

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  4. Ollie N thread starter macrumors regular

    Ollie N

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    What kind of delete?

    Should i do and secure empty trah or just a plain empty?
     
  5. Dimwhit macrumors 68000

    Dimwhit

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    Unless your previous system has sensitive data that you're current one doesn't, there's no reason for a secure empty.
     
  6. TuffLuffJimmy macrumors G3

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    Either one. You're not going to get anymore space back using one over another.
     

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