How To: Fix A Slow Mac

Over time, many Mac computers can become slow. Whether this is due to system or user error, it can slow the performance of your system down to a crawl. In this video I show you a few tips and tricks in OS X that should make your computer run much faster. Specifically, I am using OS X El Capitan 10.11.5 on a 2014 MacBook Pro.

DISCLAIMER: Please perform a Time Machine backup of your system before following this tutorial. I am not responsible if something goes wrong and you lose data etc. I have performed the steps in this video hundreds of times with iMacs, MacBook Pro/Air, and Mac Pro desktops with no issues. Please follow my instructions carefully (or watch the video twice!).

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  1. Doc hami says:

    problem solved dude you are amazing 👍👌

  2. Victor the Poodle says:

    "Please ensure you have performed a time machine backup prior to deleting anything from the /library folder" Nice job buddy. Put that AFTER we delete it.

  3. GamingWithPizza - Gaming Tutorials and More says:

    My Mac was so slow that I struggled to start this video but by the end my Mac didn't show ANY LAG whatsoever.

  4. adriana//mahleya//msp says:

    tysm

  5. Emon Arema says:

    Yes, I done it. Thank you so much. Cheers 😀👍👍👍👍👍

  6. Ctmz XD says:

    my system 31/41 GB so lag 🙁 I want to back normal ( 25 GB system) why I do ?

  7. Lightning486 says:

    Thanks man! My macs better now

  8. Joshua Prescott says:

    I hope he gets paid from malware bytes

  9. DJEK says:

    Please can u answer me?
    i cant even press one thing, if im pressing a app or something then it keeps loading.. Can u help me ?

  10. Isaac Appiah says:

    ive tried all that but its not working still, i runs normally when the charger
    is connected

  11. rodric heming says:

    Fantastic, transformed my Mac, thanks.

  12. Dalapetus says:

    @5:30 why bother locating the CF Bundle Identifier folder if, in the end, all you're doing is selecting all folders and deleting? Seems to be an extraneous step.

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