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FSlint Alternatives for Mac

FSlint is not available for Mac but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on macOS with similar functionality. The best Mac alternative is CCleaner, which is free. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to FSlint and many of them are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to FSlint are dupeGuru, Czkawka, Gemini 2 and Easy Duplicate Finder.

FSlint alternatives are mainly Duplicate File Finders but may also be Duplicate Images Finders or System Cleaners. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of FSlint.
This page was last updated Mar 28, 2022
FSlint
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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Linux

FSlint is a utility to find and clean various forms of lint on a filesystem. I.E. unwanted or problematic cruft in your...

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  1. CCleaner

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Android
    • Android Tablet

    CCleaner is a system optimization/cleaning tool. It removes unused files from your system, allowing Windows to run faster and freeing up valuable hard disk space. It can also clear your internet history and act as a fully featured registry cleaner.

    Bundleware

    The software tries to install Avast too - Spyware, runs in background and collects information to send to Avast. Background mode can be disabled, but gets re-enabled on each run - Shows pop-up system wide ads from time to time

    CCleaner vs FSlint opinions
    This alternative is disputed. CCleaner is still a legitimate alternative to FSlint, but it might have issues that some users think are important.
    thomaszahreddin

    fslint checks the filesystem (fs - lint) and also detects duplicate files and repaces them with e.g. hardlinks - that is not a function fo ccleaner (from the description), i use fslint on linux and search for an alternative for windows boxes.

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    CCleaner is a) spyware at best, crapware at worst and b) has nothing to do with removing duplicate files.

    Negative comment about 1 year ago
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  2. dupeGuru

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    dupeGuru is a free and open source tool to find duplicate files on your computer. It can scan either filenames or contents. The filename scan features a fuzzy matching algorithm that can find duplicate filenames even when they are not exactly the same.

    Most users think dupeGuru is a great alternative to FSlint.


  3. Czkawka is a simple, fast, written in Rust and easy to use app to remove unnecessary files from your computer.

    Czkawka vs FSlint opinions
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    brinerustle

    because FSlint doesn't work anymore

    Positive comment about 1 year ago
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  4. Gemini 2

    • Mac

    Gemini will quickly find and help you remove duplicates from your Mac. Make this routine task easy and fun with Gemini!

  5. Easy Duplicate Finder

    • Mac
    • Windows

    Easy Duplicate File Finder is a powerful tool that helps you to find and remove duplicate files from your PC or Mac.



  6. Speedy Duplicate Finder

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Extremely fast duplicate file finder for Windows, Mac & Linux.

  7. AppleJack

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac

    AppleJack is a user friendly troubleshooting assistant for Mac OS X. With AppleJack you can troubleshoot a computer even if you can't load the GUI, or don't have a startup CD handy. AppleJack runs in Single User Mode and is menu-based for ease of use.

    Discontinued

    This project has not had an updated release since about 2010, and does not work on macOS Catalina

  8. Singlemizer

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac

    The idea to organize data as files appeared simultaneously with the first computers. Those “monsters” were so big, they required dedicated rooms.

    Discontinued

    Latest update back to Nov, 1st 2014. See version history on app store. https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/singlemizer-duplicate-finder/id410263119

  9. Clean Drive for Google Drive

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Windows Mobile
    • iPhone
    • Chrome OS
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • Google Drive
    • Software as a Service (SaaS)

    Keeping you organized and reducing storage costs by helping you remove unwanted files from Google Drive. This app will help you find and remove duplicate files, large files, empty files, files by type and more.

  10. Tidy Up

    • Mac

    Tidy Up is the duplicate finder and disk tidiness utility for expert users. It's the only fully-featured duplicate remover available on the market, and allows you to efficiently clean your computer from the junk it built-up.

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