Duplicate Files Searcher for Mac

Duplicate Files Searcher for Mac

Average User Rating:
3.2
out of 10 votes
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Quick Specs

Version:
2.2
File Size:
375.13KB
Date Added:
May 04, 2009
Price:
Free
Operating Systems:
Mac OS Classic/X 10.0/X 10.1/X 10.2/X 10.3/X 10.3.9/X 10.4 Intel/X 10.4 PPC/X 10.5 Intel/X 10.5 PPC
Total Downloads:
54,157
Downloads Last Week:
46
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Additional Requirements:
Java Runtime Environment Standard Edition (JRE SE)

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  • All Versions:

    3.2

    out of 10 votes

    • 5 star: 3
    • 4 star: 2
    • 3 star: 1
    • 2 star: 2
    • 1 star: 2
  • Current Version:

    3.2

    out of 10 votes

    • 5 star: 3
    • 4 star: 2
    • 3 star: 1
    • 2 star: 2
    • 1 star: 2
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  • 5 stars

    "Easy to use, Works Perfect with a little patience!!!"

    August 14, 2013   |   By jtoneilljr

    Version: Duplicate Files Searcher 2.2

    Pros

    Finds duplicates and searches sub folders. Can click automatic selection of files and invert selection. Very simple to use.

    Cons

    Wouldn't want to search your entire computer at once. Would take forever, but this is understandable.

    Summary

    Easy to use, free, works excellent and helped clear thousand of duplicates off my MAC. Cannot believe anyone would give this a bad review.

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  • 5 stars

    "Works wonderfully"

    September 30, 2012   |   By aaronthenanny

    Version: Duplicate Files Searcher 2.2

    Pros

    Does what it says
    Will limit itself to your parameters

    Cons

    runs in java not Os

    Summary

    I have had no problems with this program and use it verify that backups on external drives aren't cluttered with multiples (of which I have found many). It does exactly what it says it will and I have had no trouble running it on my MacBook Pro.

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  • 1 stars

    "Worst Software I've Ever Used"

    February 23, 2012   |   By PrettyCharlie

    Version: Duplicate Files Searcher 2.2

    Pros

    The creator offers a button asking for feedback. I honestly like that idea and wish more ppl would think like him/her. I suspect this developer is a nice person who just needs to learn the fine art of beta-testing.

    Cons

    * I have a state-of-the-art MAC, and I use it pretty hard, so it has a huge amount of RAM. This program must pull everything it looks at into RAM, because I it devoured it like a teenage boy at a hot dog eating contest. I run Memory Freer on my old MacBook and installed it on my big beast just for interest. It never complains. But with this program it literally popped up about once a minute saying that yet another 12-16G of RAM was left inactive. I was really impressed, but not in a good way.

    * I have no graphics card issues either, but every time I touched the results panel the whole thing would freeze for at least a minute (or 6). Being a curious person, I shut down every non-essential program, but nothing changed. Each time it froze it went partially or wholly blank, only to return with fewer results. Finally it locked up completely showing no results at all.

    Summary

    I'm a nice person, and I do not like to bash people or things, but I have to say that I could not have designed a worse program if I'd tried. I really wanted to like it, but it was spectacularly useless and an utter waste of time. I realize we are not suppose to post adds, but for this function I'll take M*CKeep*r anyday.

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  • 2 stars

    "If you use it be carefull"

    June 18, 2011   |   By JohntheDragonSlayer

    Version: Duplicate Files Searcher 2.2

    Pros

    It is like giving an enema gets all of the stuff out.

    Cons

    You can not trust this thing without constant supervision

    Summary

    I am glad that I got rid of it.

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  • 4 stars

    "Fast download. Pretty simple to use."

    January 18, 2011   |   By hvcriq

    Version: Duplicate Files Searcher 2.2

    Pros

    Works pretty fast. Seems to be pretty efficient.

    Cons

    Not as intuitive a s would have liked.

    Summary

    The download was quick and easy. It doesn't make sense to have two different versions at the same time. Once I figured out how to select directiories for scanning, it worked quite well

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  • 3 stars

    "Impressive power and simplicity.Not too much guidance."

    December 14, 2010   |   By louis.de.merode

    Version: Duplicate Files Searcher 2.2

    Pros

    Powerful program. does what it says.

    Cons

    At times a bit too powerful for my my machine, and I spent a fair amount of time waiting, not knowing whether it was progressing. Also leaves the user a bit naked in terms of deciding how to maximize value, minimize risk.

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  • 1 stars

    "Do not need."

    November 30, 2010   |   By Roland Rouxel

    Version: Duplicate Files Searcher 2.2

    Pros

    Very efficient software.

    Cons

    I deleted the downloaded application and used it once only: I was scared to delete two files with same title and different text. Also I have enough memory to keep duplicates.

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  • 5 stars

    "Confusing and buggy, but IT WORKS!!!"

    November 05, 2010   |   By aliris19

    Version: Duplicate Files Searcher 2.2

    Pros

    IT WORKS!!!

    Cons

    It's really hard to get ti to work

    Summary

    Read the notes at the bottom of the download page. Without others' BTDT experience, I would never have figured this out. But once figured out, wow!

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  • 2 stars

    "did not remove duplicate songs"

    April 07, 2010   |   By tidyaire

    Version: Duplicate Files Searcher 2.2

    Pros

    removed many photo duplicates

    Cons

    did not remove song duplicates

    Summary

    it's good if you don't need to delete songs

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  • 4 stars

    "Fast functionality, confusing UI"

    December 26, 2009   |   By mstelly

    Version: Duplicate Files Searcher 2.2

    Pros

    quickly identifies duplicates and provides a means to select them all while leaving one copy to keep.

    Cons

    UI needs help. Although I could select directories, I was never sure if I picked the correct one. This should be immediately obvious to the user. Also, I never did get the filter to work correctly.

    Summary

    Clearly document each feature and this would be a 5-star product. Get someone else to document the app. What may be obvious to the developer may be confusing to the consumer.

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