Archive for March 6th, 2014

by Tom Nelson

Does your Mac’s desktop get a bit cluttered? I don’t mean a few files on the desktop, but lots of files and folders, just hanging around, some of which you probably haven’t accessed since last spring.

Tom's Mac Tips: Speed Up Your Mac's Startup Time by Cleaning Your Desktop

Messy desktop © Coyote Moon, Inc.

Well, that is sometimes a good description of my desktop. It tends to get pretty messy, until I finally decide it’s time to organize the mess into something slightly less, well, messy.

The benefits of a cleanup aren’t limited to how your desktop looks or how quickly you can find a file. Cleaning up your desktop also boosts your Mac’s performance, especially at startup when you first log in.

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