MacBook and OS X maintenance scripts

Discussion in 'MacBook' started by netnothing, Mar 24, 2008.

  1. netnothing macrumors 68040


    Mar 13, 2007
    My mom is going to be getting a MacBook soon. For those with Mac laptops, how do you handle the OS X maintenance scripts since I'm assuming most people sleep/shutdown their machines.

    I have a Mac Pro that's up 24x7, so I know all the scripts run.

    Do people worry about them?
    Do they run when the machine wakes up?

  2. imfrog2002 macrumors 6502

    Oct 20, 2007
    I don't know. I use MainMenu, and just run them every so often. Usually once a day if I'm going to be away from my computer for a little bit, or once a week just to be safe. I almost never turn my laptop off, but when I do, it takes a while, so it could be that it's running the scripts. Not too sure.

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