If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it is a great motto. But it doesn’t harm to keep an eye on your Mac’s general health. Here are 4 techniques to guide you.
If you have a Mac that seems to have suddenly slowed down here are some Tips that may speed it up again. Activity Monitor shows you just what your Mac is doing, so you can diagnose why it’s slowed down.
System Profiler gives you detailed information about your Mac, its software and hardware.
RAM is the working space for your computer. The applications all share it, but more RAM might make your computer work better.
Use the Real Memory column in Activity Monitor to show which applications are using up all the RAM.
RAM is memory for your Mac. As a rule of thumb: the more the better.