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How to Use Umate Mac Cleaner

If your Mac has become frustratingly slow, don't worry! Umate Mac Cleaner offers some efficient ways to optimize your Mac and make it run faster like a new one. It has four powerful functions: Clean Up Junk, Erase Private Data, Speed Up Your Mac and Manage Application & Extensions. Here is the step-by-step guide on how to use the app.

Part 1: Clean Up Junk

Umate Mac Cleaner allows you to clean unneeded junk files safely and free up more space efficiently with two modes - Quick Clean and Deep Clean.

Step 1: Launch Umate Mac Cleaner

Launch Umate Mac Cleaner after installation, then click "Scan" on the "Clean Up Junk" part for scanning your Mac system to know how much junks can be deleted.

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Step 2: Start Scanning

Start to scan your Mac, and the software will show you what are safe to be cleared in quick clean feature. You can click the “Clean” button to clean up all the selected junk files.

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Step 3: Deep Clean

After quick cleaning, you will see how much space can be deep cleaned. If you want to free up more space with deeper cleaning, click “View Details” in the "Deep Clean" part to continue. Then select the items you want to delete and click "Clean" button to remove them in a flash.

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Part 2: Erase Private Data

Umate Mac Cleaner helps to wipe your Mac's usage traces and personal private data completely to protect your privacy. No more fear of leaking privacy from your Mac.

Step 1: Choose “Erase Private Data” Tab And Scan

Choose “Erase Private Data” tab and click “Scan” for locating the private stuff. After scanning, you will see how many erasable privacy files in the next window, including online traces, usage traces, chat data and photo junk, etc.

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Step 2: Select Unwanted Private Data And Start to Erase

Select specific types of privacy data that you want to delete, and click "Erase" to wipe them out of your Mac.

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If you can't preview the items, that means there is no root access for all disks. In order to access all disks on your Mac, you need to authorize Umate Mac Cleaner then try again.

Part 3: Speed Up Your Mac

Startup items, heavy consumers and launch agents run secretly in the background, which may slow down your mac. You can optimize the Mac and imporve its speed by disabling these items.

Step 1: Choose “Speed Up Your Mac” Tab And Scan

Choose the "Speed Up Your Mac" tab, click" Start Now" and then Umate Mac Cleaner will start to scan the device and lists all the startup items, heavy consumers and launch agents that you can disable.

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Step 2: Select Unwanted Items And Disable

You can select the items which you want to disable. Then click" Disable" to deactivate the selected items with seconds. In terms of "Launch Agents" part, it will classify the disabled and enabled launch agents.If you wrongly disable one of the launch agents, you can enable it again from Disabled list.

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Part 4: Manage Application & Extensions

This feature helps you to uninstall unused applications and remove extensions with simple clicks to release more space on your Mac.

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4.1 Uninstall Apps

Step 1: Load Apps on Your Mac

Choose “Manage the Applications & Extentions” tab, and click "View Items" on "Uninstall Applications" Part to load all the apps on your Mac, then the software will show the Install Date, Size and Use Frequency of apps to help you decide which one to be uninstalled.

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Step 2: Uninstall Unused Apps

Click "Uninstall" button to remove those infrequently used or large applications occupying memory on your Mac.

umate uninstall apps

4.2 Remove Extensions

Step 1: Load Extensions on Your Mac

Click "View Items" on "Remove Extensions" part to load all the extensions on your Mac. Then the software will show you how many extensions in total are on your Mac.

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Step 2: Remove Undesired Extensions

You can click on the extensions one by one to preview and select the items which you want to remove. Then click" Remove" to delete the selected items.

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