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Please choose the Trash It! version that corresponds to your operating system:

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Trash It! 7.5 (10.7 or higher)

On your Mac, drag the item to the Trash in the Dock or select the item, then press Command-Delete. If an item is locked, click Continue to confirm you want to move the locked item to the Trash. If an item is locked, you need to confirm you want to move it to the Trash, or unlock the item before putting it in the Trash. Secure Empty Trash mac Sierra. The option of securing deleted files via command mode was removed for macOS Sierra users. If you are someone who needs it then we’d recommend you to encrypt the entire disk with FileVault. Also, there are certain third-party tools with which deleting your files securely is possible. For this, TuneupMyMac is the.

Trash It! 5.2 (10.6.x and below) Some people may need this version if v7 crashes on start-up using 10.6.x on older computers.

Please use the contact form if you are having issues with either version of Trash It!. Be sure to include your Mac OS X operating version number and Trash It!’s version number.

Close apps that might block you emptying the Trash. You can’t empty the Trash on your Mac if one.

Hack to the Past v3 Reverses the Finder’s New Folder & New Finder Window hotkeys. 10.6 and above. English operating systems only.
Hack to the Past v210.6 and above.German operating systems only.
Hack to the Past v210.5 and below.English operating systems only.

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Sneak A Peek v1.1a Shows all those invisible files on your computer that you probably didn’t know were there, including old word docs and other misc junk left behind. 10.6 and above

Please visit TriLateral Systems for ALL versions of Cache Out X. Thank you.

  1. Is a straightforward and easy to use AppleScript-based macOS application designed to help you force empty the Trash when everything else fails. Quickly and effortlessly empty your Mac's Trash. Can be successfully used when the Trash contains files and folders with broken.
  2. Be sure to include your Mac OS X operating version number and Trash It!’s version number. Hack to the Past v3 Reverses the Finder’s New Folder & New Finder Window hotkeys. English operating systems only. Hack to the Past v2 10.6 and above. German operating systems only.

Have a suggestion for an existing script/app or would like to see something completely different? Use our Contact form. We value user comments and we’ll do our best to make it happen. If we can’t, we’ll let you know and even try to find you one that does.

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If your Mac says that the file is in use

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  1. Quit any app that you were using with the file, then empty the Trash.
  2. If that doesn't work, the app might have one or more background processes that are using the file. Restart your Mac, then empty the Trash.
  3. If that doesn't work, you might have a startup item or login item that is using the file. To temporarily prevent such items from opening automatically, start up in safe mode by holding down the Shift key while your Mac starts up. Then empty the Trash and restart your Mac normally.
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If you can't delete the file for other reasons

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  1. Start up from macOS Recovery by holding down Command-R while your Mac starts up.
  2. When the macOS Utilities window appears, select Disk Utility and click Continue.
  3. In Disk Utility, select the disk that contains the file that you want to delete. Then use the First Aid feature of Disk Utility to repair that disk.
  4. Quit Disk Utility, then restart your Mac and empty the Trash.