Amnesia for Mac

Amnesia for Mac

Download Editors' Rating:
4
Excellent
Average User Rating:
4.0
out of 5 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    1.0.8
  • Total Downloads:
    25,828
  • Date Added:
    Jul. 10, 2009
  • Price:
    Free to try (15-day trial.); $9.95 to buy (Buy it now)
  • File Size:
    9.18MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    86
  • Platform:
    Mac
  • Product ranking:
    #2 in Uninstallers

Editors' Review

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Amnesia is a shareware utility that can help you completely uninstall applications from your Mac. Amnesia joins the ranks of similar apps that fill a functionality gap in Mac OS--the capability to completely delete software from your machine, not just the app file but also the many support files that apps often install in various places on your computer, including caches and log files.

The main interface of Amnesia lets you both search and browse through all your applications (as well as widgets, preference panes, screen savers, and plug-ins), and you can mark for removal any that you want to delete. Amnesia will then show you all the associated files it can find for the selected apps (your may mileage may vary here, as is common with this type of application) before performing the final uninstall. The app offers a nice extra feature at this point in the process, letting you backup software before you remove it, in case you change your mind later.

Overall, Amnesia is one of your better choices for this kind of app, with solid basic functionality and a lot of thoughtful extras (like Launch Services rebuild and the ability to omit Apple software from scans), all at a reasonable price.

 
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User Reviews
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5 stars

"Programs Completely Removed"

July 13, 2009  |  By JMcDon1007

 |  Version: Amnesia 1.0.8

Pros

Works perfectly, low cost to buy, ease of use

Cons

There are no cons

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Full Specifications

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What's new in version 1.0.8
  • New Feature: Scans the Downloads folder for components of the application as well.
  • New Feature: Scans for ejectable volumes, and can eject them if scheduled for remove.
  • New Feature: Can now exclude untouchables from the scan results list.
  • Bug Fix: Fixed XML parsing/saving errors.
General
Publisher Koingo Software
Publisher web site http://www.koingosw.com/
Release Date July 10, 2009
Date Added July 10, 2009
Version 1.0.8
Category
Category Utilities & Operating Systems
Subcategory Uninstallers
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Mac OS X 10.5 PPC, Mac OS X 10.5 Intel, Mac OS X 10.4 Intel, Mac OS X 10.4 PPC, Macintosh
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 9.18MB
File Name amnesia.dmg
Popularity
Total Downloads 25,828
Downloads Last Week 86
Pricing
License Model Free to try
Limitations 15-day trial.
Price $9.95

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