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    Question Startup disk full, can't figure out why
    My mac keeps prompting me that my startup disk is almost full, though I continue to delete large files and applications and do not download anything. I feel like there might be something lurking in the background eating up at my memory without me knowing it. This happen to anyone? Help? Advice?

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    Mac Mini Core i7 2012 | White 2009 MacBook 2 Ghz | 733 Mhz G4 Quicksilver
    Try disk Inventory X - with that you can visually see what is using up hard disk space

    Disk Inventory X
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    Have you emptied the trash after deleting those files?
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