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I use Daisy Disk to keep tabs on what's using up space on my disks. Like @Hoshts and @Joonas have mentioned in their comments on another answer it's not free, but gorgeous and easy to understand. Money well spent, in my opinion, unless you're just looking for a one-time solution.


Use the program called Disk Inventory X. It has a nice GUI which will show you exactly what files and folders are taking up the most space. Disk Inventory X


My favourite tool for this is http://grandperspectiv.sourceforge.net/ which gives a great graphical representation of files. In your particular case, I have encountered issues with smaller "Solid State Drives" like those used in earlier MacBook Air system, where the system does not completely free up filespace on the SSD when some things have been deleted - ...

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