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Snow Leopard 10.6.8 and Trash Emptying takes too long

497 Views 1 Reply Latest reply: Nov 25, 2012 5:01 AM by noondaywitch RSS
makey Level 1 Level 1 (0 points)
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Nov 25, 2012 3:44 AM

I'm frustrated that the only option to empty the trash in Snow Leopard seems to be 'Empty Securely' and I don't need or want this.  Before I upgraded from Leopard 10.5.8 I could just empty without the secure empty option.

 

I want to change the emptying method but I can't find any reference to it in Preferences.  Can anyone please tell me if it can be done and how?

iMac (20-inch Early 2008), Mac OS X (10.6.8)

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