FontNuke for Mac

FontNuke for Mac

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    1.0.2
  • Total Downloads:
    6,500
  • Date Added:
    May 05, 2006
  • File Size:
    2.41MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    13
  • Operating Systems:
    Mac/OS X 10.4 PPC

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1 stars

"Fail to Nuke Fonts"

January 09, 2009  |  By Robert1234Tech

 |  Version: FontNuke 1.1.5

Summary

This review was originally posted on VersionTracker.com.
Okay the final outcome!!!
The number count on Jan-8-2009 was
1.0750685e+6 (way over a million)
and after 16 DAYS it crashed, bummer.

This second run started back on Dec-25-08 (see other posted messages), and really u can't use the computer while the font caches is doing it update thing, very sluggish. And u can NOT Nuke the Fonts unless you hit the updates button. If you happen to crash, then you're back to zero.

I tried both the Admin-free and normal Font Nuke updates list.
This time I did not want to take the chance of it crashing again, so I left the computer alone.
I have screen save on, but the hard drive set on never sleep.
I would check status once in awhile to see if it was still going.

I used this iMac for graphic design, since 2003, I ran OS9 classic and switched over to Tiger in 2005 when I had new software, may be that is why it won't work?

I will do a re-install Tiger today. Whether it that gets rid of font caches I don't now?

With all the great reviews on Font Nukes I was really hoping it get the job done.
And I'm also disappointed not hear from my postings and alert message to this site manager.
FYI: I do not recommend this program with my kind of situation, I have wasted almost a month on this.



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5 stars

"This is just so great"

October 08, 2008  |  By s_gans

 |  Version: FontNuke 1.1.5

Summary

This review was originally posted on VersionTracker.com.
This program resolves so many problems, especially with deeply embedded multitudes of Adobe font caches. To take a job that, at best, is ridiculously tedious, and automate it, and make it all so easy! Thank you!

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5 stars

"fontNuke saved me!"

June 29, 2007  |  By lafemmemikita

 |  Version: FontNuke 1.1.1

Summary

This review was originally posted on VersionTracker.com.
I'm on an INTEL Mac, op system 10.4.9 running CS3 suite

Yesterday out of the clear blue ALL of my Adobe CS3 products refused
to see an active non-corrupt postscript font file that I've been
using for weeks without issue.

I tried manually clearing all Adobefnt07.lst and Adobefnt11.lst
files, trashed all my prefs for Suitcase fusion and Adobe apps. I ran
permissions and repaired them. Nothing. Then Illustrator and
Photoshop would technically see the font but call it something
different. The font is called Nat Vignette One and it would call it
ITC American Typewriter-Bold. InDesign wouldn't see it at all. They
all would see Nat Vignette Two however. I even re-downloaded the font
from myfonts.com and reinstalled. no dice. Then a friend told me
about FontNuke. Wow, just wow! Thank you for creating this app. My
next step without it was to trash Suitcase and start over from
scratch, if that didnt' work I was going to uninstall all my Adobe
CS3 apps and reinstall.

Font Nuke found 1743 caches on my computer to clear - all is well
now. So obviously one or more were corrupt.

I can't thank you enough for FontNuke and for making it FREE.

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5 stars

"Five Stars"

April 02, 2007  |  By sdutton

 |  Version: FontNuke 1.1.0

Summary

This review was originally posted on VersionTracker.com.
A great program to eliminate font cache issues!

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3 stars

"What does this delete?"

May 05, 2006  |  By Bob Wiley

 |  Version: FontNuke 1.0.2

Summary

This review was originally posted on VersionTracker.com.
Ran it on my 10.4.6 G4, listed the caches, selected Nuke, restarted. None of the caches it listed (incl. Adobe) were deleted.

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Full Specifications

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What's new in version 1.0.2
  • Added the removal of Microsoft Office font cache files.
  • Added the removal of Adobe font cache (*.lst) files.
  • Minor GUI improvements/fixes.
General
Publisher Jake Pietrykowski
Publisher web site http://www.jamapi.com/
Release Date May 05, 2006
Date Added May 05, 2006
Version 1.0.2
Category
Category Utilities & Operating Systems
Subcategory Maintenance & Optimization
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Mac OS X 10.4 PPC, Macintosh
Additional Requirements Mac OS X 10.4 or later
Download Information
File Size 2.41MB
File Name fontnuke-1.2.3.tar.gz
Popularity
Total Downloads 6,500
Downloads Last Week 13
Pricing
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

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