Making space on a hard drive can be challenging, especially when you are working with a smaller drive to begin with. What makes matters worse, is sometimes your drive is indexed in correctly.
Go to: Apple Icon -> About this Mac -> Storage
To see how much space you are using and how much space is remaining on your drive.
If you suspect that something you are unaware of is taking up space on your computer, you can download a 3rd party app that will tell you exactly what is on your drive. These apps include Grand Perspective and Disk Inventory X, which provide a visual breakdown by cell block of what is on your hard drive.
Disk Inventory X
If you were able to find the files that were taking up the space, you can either delete them or relocate to an external hard drive.
If you were not able to locate the files taking up space from the Mac report in storage, the next thing to do is reindex the drive, which I will show you how to do HERE.
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