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How can I free up space on my imac-- not sure where to go to see how much space left. But I think it is low --

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To check how much space you have, click on the Hard Drive Icon on your desktop, then at top of screen go to File/Get Info.
This will tell you capacity and how much space is available.
If you decide you need to clear some space and don't know what to get rid of, buy an external drive and copy images and movies off. Also a good thing to do is back up the drive so you don't lose any files.

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