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Macintosh defrag.

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What programs can I use to defrag a Mac? Only 6GBs left in the hard drive (out of 80), Mac OS X, used for music editing often, and with an Intel C2D (I believe iDefrag doesn't work with Intel CPUs).

Thanks.
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http://forums.mactalk.com.au/20/3266...-revealed.html

"So there you have it. Averaged figures before defrag (24.6475) and after (25.0787) seem to suggest that it really is not worth defragmenting your HFS+ volume at all."

 
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Nearly everything was faster, except start up (and windows start up). Besides, this computer is slower than it used to be... and that defrag was interrupted (make a difference?).
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FYI iDefrag is compatible with intel macs. Anyway, use GrandPerspective to know the disk usage within your HDD, there might be some useless cache files.
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Ah, okay thanks. I must have been looking at an old report...
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