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Hello Sir/Madam. Thank you very much for giving us an opportunity to help you. I am Jins here to assist you. I think you are saying about VM folder on your Mac. If you are NOT running out of disk space, and you are not experiencing performance issues, then do nothing. Mac OS X is just doing its job. VM is the location of Virtual Memory aka Swap Files. Read this article to know more about VM.

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