Start up disk almost full

Discussion in 'Mac Pro' started by johughes72, Jan 8, 2013.

  1. johughes72 macrumors newbie

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    Cheshire, UK
    #1
    Hi
    What is my Start Up Disk, what makes it full, and how do I sort it out?? I have a Macbook Pro. Running 10.7.5

    Many thanks!!!
    JO
     
  2. GGJstudios macrumors Westmere

    GGJstudios

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    #2
    Your start up disk is your internal hard drive. Begin by restarting your Mac, as that can free up some space immediately.

    Freeing up drive space in Mac OS X

    If you're wondering what "Other" category in the Lion/ML storage tab is about, this may help explain:
    For space issues not explained by the above, there are a few things you can try, some of which may or may not apply:
    Here are a few resolutions found by others with the same question:
    Freeing up space in Mac OS X

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  3. flatfoot macrumors 65816

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    Aug 11, 2009
    #3
    @OP: Empty your trash first. It might be just that.
     

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