How to Remove Duplicate Programs on Mac
Mac OS X operating system is the world’s most advanced, reliable and the most sophisticated OS. With the help of this operating system, you can complete your many personal or professional jobs easily. It has many features in which “Open with” menu is one of them. The open with menu assists you to open any applications on just a right click on the computer screen. With the help of this feature, you can any program without going to a particular source. But sometimes when you right click to access the open with menu, you may see many duplicate programs in it. So, it is very important to remove duplicate programs on Mac to access them properly. You can do it manually or you can also download MacKeeper Tool for automatic troubleshooting of this error issue.
You need to remove duplicate programs on Mac for many purposes. You can identify the depth of the effects due to duplicate files on the Mac with some symptoms like slow performance of the Mac, unusual behavior of the application installed, automatic shutdown, unable to access any programs, unable to load, install or uninstall any apps, unable to use Mac app store, etc.
How to remove duplicate programs on Mac –
Go through the following manual steps to delete duplicate programs on Mac –
- First of all open the Finder.
- Hold down the Option key on keyboard clicking on Go in the menu bar.
- Now choose Library.
- Open the Preferences folder in the Library.
- Find the apple.LaunchServices.plist file and trash it.
With the help of the above manual method, you can easily remove duplicate programs on Mac. But if the programs are not deleted or removed then it will be a very critical issue again. You may lose most of your important data from the system. Therefore, you should install MacKeeper Tool to fix the issue automatically.
MacKeeper Tool is a very important tool that can fix the entire problems of the Mac OS X automatically after the launching. The tool will first scan the whole computer and find the duplicate files to remove. It will also repair the Mac file system and other problems in the computer. The tool will also enhance the performance of the computer incredibly.