I usually check the Hard Drive capacity in the Activity Monitor. But when I checked it, it literally looked different. I selected each tabs, trying to find the information about my disk but to no avail. How can I find the disk occupied in my hard drive?


You can check it via Finder. Just select the Hard Drive and press CMD + I.


  1. Click on the Apple icon on the menu bar
  2. Select About This Mac, then click on More Info.
  3. Select Storage
  • I hate that this was removed from activity monitor. It actually makes me want to switch operating systems, I loved being able to see it right there. One user warns that this info may no longer be live-updated. forums.macrumors.com/showthread.php?t=1661957 – AnneTheAgile Jul 31 '14 at 16:28

Sometimes a picture is worth many words:

Notice that the top words are TABS and then click on Storage. enter image description here

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