My 2007 Mac was getting slower and slower. Although I regularly perform routine maintenance to remove cruft, things were getting so … very … slow. My first thought was to blame the internet carrier, but that was not the problem. Piece by piece, here’s how I checked my system.
Saw this great graphic on Ragan’s Health Care Communications the day after I posted about my slow Mac. Thanks, Crucial, for justifying a new Mac!
A new operating system update makes it a good time to clean off any cruft on your desktop. Here’s a quick list for cleaning old files, unused apps, caches and trashes.