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PowerBook - actual formatted capacity 80gb


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what's the actual capacity of a powerbook with 80gb hard drive, after installing Tiger?
is it around 60gb?
also, is there a good thread to clear out any unnecesary junk, like languages, ichat icons...etc?
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before, it's something like 74.x gigs after formatting. Cant remember what the tiger install takes. but when you go to install it, you can choose not to install Printer drivers (2+ gigs of wasted files), along with a few other options.

That would be my suggestion. I do fresh installs at work all the time, without those files, for 2.5 gigs on the HD after install.
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there are many programs that can get rid off junk or rubbish - that r free!
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