L.O.A.S.H’s Guide to (nearly) Everything: Restarting Storage on Your Mac (Easy)

We wanted to clear the storage in our Mac Book but deleting all the files in the finder and countlessly searching on the internet didn’t seem to be helping us achieve our goal. If you go to the About this Mac, and select storage, you would see something like the screenshot below:

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My mom kept murmuring about that she couldn’t delete her movies and that it was taking up to much storage space on her computer. I deliberately went to her to stop the fuss. In this blog, you will learn how to make your storage space lessened.

Step 1:

Go to System Preferences.  Screen Shot 2017-06-24 at 09.22.21.png <— Looks like this. If you have a hard time looking for it, you can find it the spotlight at the top right area of your computer screen. It looks like a magnifying glass. Screen Shot 2017-06-24 at 09.24.18.png

Step 2:

When you open up your System Preferences, go to Startup Disk. I circle on the screenshot below.

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Step 3:

When you are already on your Startup Disk, select theScreen Shot 2017-06-24 at 09.31.12.png following to make changes. When you click on this, a verification will pop up asking you to put your password of your computer. Put your password and click Unlock.Screen Shot 2017-06-24 at 09.33.08.png

 

 

 

 

Step 4:

When you are able to make changes, select the system and press Restart.

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First, Select your system.

 

 

 

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Then, select Restart.

 

Step 5:

After your computer restarts, you will be asked to sign in to your apple id. And, Tada!

Yours truly,

L.O.A.S.H

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