Hard drive full? This may help!

Updated: January 24th, 2017

Author: Ross Madden

Categories: Apple, General CNSIT, General Computing, Knowledge Base, Tips and Tricks, Windows

Is your hard drive in the red and you have no idea where all that space is being consumed?  We often use the following free programs to interpret this mysterious phenomenon.  These utilize a type of graph called a Treemap, which attempts to visualize the files in blocks.  The larger the block, the more space is being eaten up by that file!

Windows
WinDirStat
https://windirstat.net/index.html

Mac
Disk Inventory X
http://www.derlien.com