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    Maintenance advice please
    Dear members, I need some advice please. I purchased a imac this past june 08 and I need some advice on removing cache files performing repair permissions( if thats needed now ) and ways to prevent a disaster. Articles etc. Members you have done a fine job of helping people here.

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    In a word - Onyx. Free, and it does a very fine job.

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    Way... way too many specs to list.
    There is no need to 'repair permissions' unless you're experiencing problems.


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    Thanx members.

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    I've just discovered that I can't open gmail notifier or look into idisk!

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