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Finder: maybe the best free duplicate file finder program (via: Mac-Forums Discussions)

Posted by jpluimers on 2014/09/29

Every once in a while you’re looking for a solution to a problem, and slap yourself to the head that you’ve been overlooking a real obvious solution.

This case: finding duplicate files on Mac OS X.

pendlewitch had this great tip: use the Finder!

You can do this in Finder for free, it’s a bit time consuming but if you’ll get them all eventually.

  1. Open a new Finder window
  2. In the search field, enter the wild card asterisk symbol *
  3. Arrange by Size

I find it best in List view.

Prepare to be gobsmacked at how much duplication you do have.

I totally agree with his last sentence (:

–jeroen

via: Best Free Duplicate File Finder Program – Mac-Forums Discussions for Apple Products & Services.

4 Responses to “Finder: maybe the best free duplicate file finder program (via: Mac-Forums Discussions)”

  1. kamila rodrigo said

    i will suggest you can use “duplicatefilesdeleter”

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