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Posted by Bhavesh On March - 31 - 2011

Here are 3 Best Free Alternatives to AppZapper for Mac.

AppZapper is an uninstall utility software for Apple’s Mac OS X. Working with AppZapper is quite convenient as the user just has to drag and drop the unwanted software into the AppZapper interface and the rest is handled by it. AppZapper gathers all the files related to that software so that you can get rid of the same from your hard drive in a very simple procedure. The developer of this app calls it the “uninstaller Apple forgot” and it stands very true because Mac OS X doesn’t comes preloaded with a similar utility tool.Here are free alternatives to AppZapper for Mac that provide some of the similar features.


AppCleaner is the best free alternative to AppZapper for Mac. AppCleaner is a free to use application devloped for Mac OS X which enables you to uninstall an unwanted application very easily. AppCleaner works in the very same fashion as AppZapper works and is quite effective in uninstalling applications in Mac OS X. As we know that Mac OS X doesn’t comes with a Uninstalling application (like the one we have in Microsoft Windows environment under control panel) so removing an unwanted software sometimes proves to be a hectic job and many times all the files associated with it doesn’t gets deleted ¬†from your PC. Here AppCleaner becomes handy and performs the complete set of task required to uninstall a app.

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Works With:        Mac OS X


DesInstaller is another good free alternative to AppZapper for Mac. DesInstaller is a application which is a good alternative to AppZapper and is free to use uninstaller for Mac OS X. Apart from being just a uninstaller, DesInstaller has some advanced features as well. DesInstaller can generate a reinstaller for the files as well which is quite an advanced tool something which you can’t do in Microsoft Windows environment using its inbuilt add/remove program tool. The new version of DesInstaller is quite convenient to use as various bugs are fixed and it now comes with a queue management.

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Works With:        Mac OS X


TrashMe is a good replacement for AppZapper for Mac. TrashMe is a free to use uninstalling application for Mac OS X. TrashMe works on the drag and drop mechanism of Mac OS X and you just have to drag and drop the software to the TrashMe console and rest is  very well taken care of an uninstalling of applicattion is executed. TrashMe locates all the files associated with the software you want to uninstall and then deletes them all without any hassel. This is task which is not so easy to perform in Mac OS X. Few other useful features of TrashMe are Smart mode, History log, Quick look, Automatic updates, etc.


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Works With:        Mac OS X

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