MacVoices #20145: Jeff Carlson Explains macOS Snapshots and How To Use Them (2)

published 11 months ago by Chuck Joiner

Jeff Carlson continues his discussion of the snapshot feature in macOS, explaining why disk Utility takes longer because of snapshots and why it is worth it, how to delete snapshots and why you shouldn’t, and more information to help you understand and use snapshots to your advantage. This edition of MacVoices is supported by Linode, high performance cloud hosting and virtual servers for everyone. To take $20 off your first order, visit Show Notes: Guests: Author and photographer Jeff Carlson (@jeffcarlson, is a columnist for the Seattle Times, a contributing editor at TidBITS (, and writes for publications such as Macworld and Photographic Elements Techniques. He is the author of The Connected Apple Family, The iPad for Photographers, Third Edition, iPad & iPhone Video: Film, Edit, and Share the Apple Way, and Take Control of Your Digital Photos on the Mac, among many other books. He believes there's never enough coffee, and does his best to test that theory.   Links: Take Contol of Your Digital Storage by Jeff Carlson DaisyDisk Grand Perspective Carbon Copy Cloner by Bombich Software SuperDuper by Shirt Pocket Software   Backblaze Support:      Become a MacVoices Patron on Patreon           Enjoy this episode? Make a one-time donation with PayPal Connect:      Web:           Twitter:     

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