05-18-2010, 03:20 AM #1Post #1 Some Noobalicious Questions
Hello every one. I just bought my first Mac. i7 mac pro 17inch. I am so unfamiliar with how everything works. I was transferring files and found that I filled up the 500gig hardrive (I got about 162 gigs of music). So I have a couple of questions.
1. How do you veiw how big a folder is?
2. Is there a way to view what is taking up hard drive space?
3. If I want to play video games, is boot camp better then Parrallel?
The computer is great, thin, quiet, light, brillant screen. I have an airport router that I take with me when I travel and they work perfectly together not to mention the iphone 3GS 32 rocks. To think that all of this started because I bought my sister an ipod. Thanks guys for any info.
05-18-2010, 03:54 AM #2
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- 27 iMac i5, MBP 13 & iMac 20, 2TB dual TC, AppleTV, iPh4S
Welcome to the Forum. 1/ Right Click on folder and choose select info;
2/ This will give a pictorial of usage or 1 above;
Download GrandPerspective for Mac - Graphically shows disk usage within a file system. MacUpdate Mac Software Downloads
3/ not my scene can't help.
You might like to have a look at this as well.
05-18-2010, 04:12 AM #3
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05-18-2010, 12:35 PM #464GB iPhone 6, 64GB iPad Air 2.
Reminder: Please include your Mac's specs. This will make it much easier for the other members to assist you.
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