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Chapter 3. File Management > Mac OS X Disk Organization

Mac OS X Disk Organization

Like previous versions of Mac OS and most other computer operating systems, Mac OS X uses a hierarchical filing system (HFS) to organize and store files, including system files, applications, and documents.

The top level of the filing system is the computer level. You can view the computer level window (Figure 1) by clicking the Computer icon in the toolbar of any Finder window. This level shows the computer’s internal hard disk, any other disks the computer has access to, and the Network icon.


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