Using the Cleanup Utility

Kevin Herrholtz -

The Mac Cleanup Utility is used to resolve installation-related issues.

  1. Download the ZIP file. The file is placed in your Downloads folder (unless you specified an alternative download location).
  2. Copy the file to the Desktop and double-click to unzip.
  3. Open Terminal (Applications > Utilities).
  4. Enter the following command: cd ./desktop
  5. Press Enter.
  6. Enter the following command: sudo ./CleanupUtility_Mac
  7. Press Enter.
  8. You will be prompted for the root password (this may be different from the user's password). Enter the password and press Enter.
  9. When the Cleanup Utility window appears, click OK.
  10. Click OK on the Completed window after the utility has finished.
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