What are these?

Discussion in 'MacBook' started by Kingofclouds, Oct 28, 2016.

  1. Kingofclouds macrumors member

    Kingofclouds

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    #1
    Any idea what these files are? They are labeled as iOS files?
     

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  2. fisherking macrumors 603

    fisherking

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    using an iphone or ipad? probably backups of those files...
     
  3. Kingofclouds thread starter macrumors member

    Kingofclouds

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    Yes, but 180Gb of backups?!
     
  4. fisherking macrumors 603

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    ha, right. thought it said "MB"... i dunno, os files incorrectly labeled in that window? try running disk first aid perhaps, or reboot. also... does it look right when you consider the files you actually have on your mac?
     
  5. Weaselboy Moderator

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    Click that Manage button there and what does it show you?

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  6. Kingofclouds thread starter macrumors member

    Kingofclouds

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    Thanks, didn't actually notice that you could take further actions there. Turns out to be backups right enough...bizarrely there are about 10 different backups all 18gb in size Anyway thanks guys
     

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