Unnecessary files not only take up space on your Mac, but also consume resources and make it run slower.
When you drag an application to the Trash, you only remove parts and pieces of the app. CleanMyMac Classic removes the application and all of its associated files. CleanMyMac Classic is on the mission to remove gigabytes of months-old junk and breathe life into your Mac, no matter how old it is.
Try it out and see how every deleted gig puts a smile on your face. Unless I get out of this mess, I need to find something that will solve everything efficiently. In this case, I should do some major researching on the Internet and find ways on how to clean my Mac instantly. Open iPhoto and delete photos you no longer need. Once you have done everything on the list, you should have a nice, clean hard drive, with plenty of free space.
However, it is a time-consuming job and hard to operate by yourself. But sometimes there may be hidden files like web caches and system resources that steal space on your drive and can slow down your machine, taking up space that you could be using for other things. Macs are easy to use. Mac cleaners should be too. CleanMyMac 3 is a very smart utility that will make your Mac as good as new. The software takes care of everything for you and shows you what needs to be cleaned up.
Suppose developers will offer fixes that are not fixes Macinman 12 October I had a clean upgrade to Catalina, and while everything seems to be working fine, I've had a few apps with minor issues, which seem to point to the app itself.
Anyway, with that said, Onyx hasn't been updated for Catalina yet, so I wanted to run a cleaner to give my mac that clean sense without just doing a full up clean install. So far, i haven't seen anything suspicious, and everything seems to run clean and fast. I was hesitant to install this, but I think people confuse it with MacKeeper, which is known to be a problem. Typically I don't use cleaning utilities, however, at least in recent years MacPaw seems to have a good reputation, and whenever i Google for mac maintenance help, they usually are at the top of the list, providing the Clean My Mac solution, and the manual solution.
With this said i figured I would give their software a try and see how it is. The worst customer care in the history of computer programs. I have used CleanMyMac for many years and other than the slow speed, I have been pleased with the program.
I decided to "upgrade" to X a few days ago. Constantly throughout the day, I received a pop up menu from the program announcing that "Something has gone wrong. As an aside, their Malware module is useless and fails to find many issues with Malware. Find a program supported by a company that gives a crap - unlike these derelicts!
I'll admit, it had its up's and its downs, and the company had a bunch of learning to be done from that point until now MacPaw makes a mean and lean Mac tuning kit.
It's the premier uninstaller and hidden files finder I have tested the top alternatives and they miss what CleanMyMac automatically finds with its "Health Checker", which allows you to get rid of rubbish that other apps leave behind.
I wouldn't dream of putting other dangerous and possibly maliciously built "Tweakers" on my computer. Mac Paw has your back. Download the software directly from Mac Paw's website or you risk getting a tampered installer. I don't understand all the negative, comments. When ONYX came out they warned Clean my mac can be used as a memory cache and functionality cleaner.
Just un-box and every week or so just scan and clean. Then watch your Mac run faster. Which it will! It can also be used as a maintenance tool for those who, "read the instruction", for those who don't and try things that they don't understand it will make bad things happen, just as ONYX did.
Some of the horror stories from ONYX reviewers were really bad and some completely destroyed their macs. I have been using clean my mac since the beginning. I had two mac book pros in the past and now have two mac minis. I have clean my mac 3 on one and clean my mac x on another. Disable the large file feature, unless you know exactly how it works, Don't do maintenance. Web Developer for over 15 years, used Clean My Mac since it came out. SamHoss48 27 August Great app! After cruising youtube or any google site it finds GBs of tracking cookies, cache file, etc.
The more hours you cruise the web the more you need CleanMyMac X! Bordwehr 26 August Bloated and expensive. But worst of all: even though you disable the background "monitoring" function in the preferences, it's still running, and you can't turn it off; when you use force quit, it's launched immediately again.
Even when you disable the "Health Monitor" in the preferences, it runs in the background regardless, and it's now impossible to shut it down manually — it no longer responds to force quit. I've just about had enough of this bloated piece of junk. Somnus 06 August Not quite useful, and real funny customer service. I found that this app will try to connect to shared drives at startup, even if you're not in the same network. Instead it keeps popping up cannot connect to xxxx server warning.
I reported this issue, the reply is I should disable firewall or any security app like little snitch Excuse me? After I pointed out that this had nothing to with their server. They just went to silence, and stop replying my emails. Real funny. Mac PowerSuite was created to help you optimize the performance of your system. User profile for user: tracie30 tracie Jun 29, PM in response to ani12 In response to ani12 My Macbook is running slow too, any help would be really appreciated.
EtreCheck version: 1. IR Receiver Kernel Extensions: [loaded] com. Completely remove this. Plus, these type of apps aren't really necessary. They really aren't. The risk to your system and data is too great a risk! Once you have completely uninstalled all of this, restart your Mac. CleanMyMac 4. After that click the Check For Updates Now option and install the provided files.