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WinDirStat Alternatives for Mac

WinDirStat is not available for Mac but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on macOS with similar functionality. The best Mac alternative is ncdu, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to WinDirStat and many of them are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to WinDirStat are DaisyDisk, GrandPerspective, JDiskReport and Space Radar.

WinDirStat alternatives are mainly Disk Usage Analyzers but may also be System Cleaners. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of WinDirStat.
This page was last updated Jan 20, 2022
WinDirStat
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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Windows

WinDirStat is a disk usage statistics viewer and cleanup tool, inspired by KDirStat .

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  1. A disk usage analyzer with an ncurses interface, aimed to be run on a remote server where you don't have an entire gaphical setup, but have to do with a simple SSH connection.

    ncdu vs WinDirStat opinions
    Almost everyone thinks ncdu is a great alternative to WinDirStat.
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    Many servers are command-line only over ssh, so graphical tools are useless for those. This is a good tool to be able to see what is going on quickly and using only a ssh shell session.

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  2. DaisyDisk

    • Mac

    With DaisyDisk you can free up disk space by quickly finding and deleting big, useless files. The program scans any mounted disk and displays it on the sunburst map, where segments mean files and folders, proportionally to their sizes. The map is easy to read and navigate.



  3. GrandPerspective

    • Free PersonalOpen Source
    • Mac

    GrandPerspective is a small utility application for Mac that graphically shows the disk usage within a file system. It can help you to manage your disk, as you can easily spot which files and folders take up the most space.

  4. JDiskReport

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD

    JDiskReport enables you to understand how much space the files and directories consume on your disk drives, and it helps you find obsolete files and folders.

    Most users think JDiskReport is a great alternative to WinDirStat.
  5. Space Radar

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Electron / Atom Shell

    Space Radar is a disk and memory space visualization app built with Electron and D3.js. It currently supports Sunburst, Treemap, and Flamegraph charts and is available for Mac and Windows.



  6. Shorui

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac

    Shorui helps understand, control and organize your mac.

  7. OmniDiskSweeper

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac

    OmniDiskSweeper is a Mac OS X utility for quickly finding and deleting big, useless files and making space on your hard disks. OmniDiskSweeper scans your disks and highlights the biggest files, so you can determine what's using up your disk space.

  8. Disk Usage Reports

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Disk Usage Reports is a web-based way to view disk usage on remote computers or servers, or to provide usage reports to users who store files on your server. Reports are stored as static files which are retrieved via AJAX. No database is required.

    Discontinued

    Latest version 2.0.1 is back to April, 5 2013

  9. DiskWave

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac

    DiskWave is a free utility to help you determine where most of your hard drive space is consumed.

    Discontinued

    The program seems to be dead, as announced in a tweet of the author: https://twitter.com/bartheph/status/742596462807265280 . The website and the changelog look abandoned. Last version, 0.4.3, released by the end of 2015, can be still downloaded from the official website.

  10. crossdirstat

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Free open-source cross-platform file & directory statistics as found on Github

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