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Hi everyone,
Anybody know a good app that will graphically show what is taking up my hdd space?

Thanks in advance for the help!
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Disk Inventory X will do the job for you.

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I moved the thread to a better location. Not just anything goes into Anything Goes.
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Not that there is anything wrong with dtravis7's suggestion, there is also GrandPerspective. It's always nice to have a choice.

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I love DaisyDisk - DaisyDisk - Disk Visualization Tool
DaisyDisk just does it for me. I have tried all of the other ones, but DD just cuts my cake.

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Personally, I find WhatSize to give a much better picture of storage allocation.

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Personally, I find WhatSize to give a much better picture of storage allocation.
That one looks quite interesting. Shows many views. I will give it a try. Been using Disk Inventory for ages. Time to check something new!
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Been using DiskInventoryX though I've had WhatSize for a while.

After trying all of those listed above - went ahead and gave WhatSize my money.

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Been using DiskInventoryX though I've had WhatSize for a while.

After trying all of those listed above - went ahead and gave WhatSize my money.
Me too. I like being able to quickly find the big files and delete them if necessary. It's fast and efficient and I know the exact files and paths they're in.

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