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Apple Training Series: Mac OS X Support Essentials v10.6 by Kevin M. White

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Chapter 5. Data Management and Backup

It is not unusual for a Mac OS X system volume to contain well over 100,000 folders and 500,000 files just to support the operating system and its applications. As you can imagine, the number of items in a user’s home folder varies widely depending on the user, but even the most frugal of users will ...

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