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Backups taking up storage space

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Sep 16, 2012 11:09 AM

Hi

 

I have an 20-inch Intel (Mid 2007) iMac with an external drive - I recently checked the storage in the About This Mac section and found that there is 663.48GB being used as "backup" (see screen grab below) despite not ever having used TimeMachine! Can anyone please let me know how to reclaim this disk space? I have read a lot of posts on this subject but none seem to bear any relation to my specific issue. Hope you can help!

 

Regards

 

Alan

 

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iMac, Mac OS X (10.7.4)

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