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  1. dave307

    dave307 Active Member

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    I have a MacBook Air
    Model Name: MacBook Air

    Model Identifier: MacBookAir7,2

    Processor Name: Intel Core i5

    Processor Speed: 1.8 GHz

    Number of Processors: 1

    Total Number of Cores: 2

    L2 Cache (per Core): 256 KB

    L3 Cache: 3 MB

    Memory: 8 GB

    Boot ROM Version: MBA71.0171.B00

    SMC Version (system): 2.27f2
    .Version 10.13.5

    Went to have a look at my storage to see how much was taken by the MacBook System is 42.6GB then in about 10min it showed 50gb.
    Can any Please advise me on this system storage figure the internal ssd is a 256gb.
    Don't understand this.
    Hope I did it correct to get a screen shot and upload the file.

    Thanks David.


     

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    zstairlessone Well-Known Member

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    If your Mac uses a dynamic 'swap' file the size your system takes up on the hdd will vary
     
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    Oops in your case that's ssd not hdd
     
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