Trash takes forever to empty

sunsetblow

macrumors regular
Original poster
Jul 6, 2013
168
23
The status bar will just sit at full for about 30 seconds, if not more, even if it's just one small word document.

Sometimes I'll even forget about it and half an hour later it'll make the empty sound.

Anyone else?
 

Alimar

macrumors 6502a
Sep 17, 2014
510
8
New York State
The status bar will just sit at full for about 30 seconds, if not more, even if it's just one small word document.

Sometimes I'll even forget about it and half an hour later it'll make the empty sound.

Anyone else?
Make sure 'Empty Trash Securely' is not checked in Finder>Prefs>Advanced?
 
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