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System configuration for CPU, GPU, memory, SSD, backup, RAID, optimizing performance, workflow.
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Avoid costly mistakes in throwing money at the problem for less performance and/or buying the wrong machine for your own needs!
Ways to Optimize Your Mac’s Performance
The following pages cover a variety of topics on helping your Mac perform at its best.
Install a clean system PERMALINK
A “clean” system is one without multiple gigabytes of crapware, demo-ware, Garage Band sounds, etc. This is discussed in detail in Setting Up Your Mac. You can install a clean system on another drive, and have Mac OS X pull over all your settings from the previous hard drive—it works great (always make a backup first).
Don’t waste your own time PERMALINK
Don’t get carried away—after all the goal is to save time, not waste it fidgeting with every little detail; you’ll never recoup the time you spend. Focus on the big picture, things that have clear benefits and/or minimal effort required.
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Lloyd recommends 32GB RDIMMS for most users.