disk cleanup application (was is there a program that...)

Discussion in 'OS X and OS X Apps' started by anthalas, Sep 14, 2006.

  1. anthalas

    anthalas Guest

    For my first noob post...

    is there a program that helps with the removal of unused files in your hard drive, sort of like a disk cleanup utility? I've been looking all over the net but can't seem to find any.

    ps. I'm a new mac user, recently switched, and loving it.
  2. suavecito

    suavecito PhilMUG Addict Member

    Apr 13, 2005
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    Re: is there a program that...

    Try Onyx. Nifty maintenance app. And the best thing is its free!
  3. Fidel

    Fidel Member

    Oct 13, 2005
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    Re: is there a program that...

    Yup, onyx works for me too. :)
  4. anthalas

    anthalas Guest

    I tried it, I like it :)
  5. PatrickGaerlan

    PatrickGaerlan Super Moderator
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    Apr 8, 2004
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    Cocktail is really nice too. I especially like the "Rebuild Launch Services database" feature. Solves the problem of having duplicates listed when you ctrl-click (or right-click) on a file and choose "Open With..."

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