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BlueHarvest – Disable DS_Store creation and more 8.0.6

Last Updated on November 19, 2020 by admin

BlueHarvest is an exterminator for your Mac’s unnecessary Desktop Service Store (DS_Store) and resource fork (_AppleDouble) files.

Developer: Ross Tulloch
Price: $13.99
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BlueHarvest keeps your disks free of metadata while you work without you needing to lift a finger.

New in version 8: BlueHarvest now includes “Storage Cleaner” which allows you to free up space used by app caches and log files.


Deletion of macOS metadata: .DS_Store, ._ files, .AppleDouble, .Trashes, .Spotlight, .fseventsd, .TemporaryItems and more.

Deletion of Windows metadata: Desktop.ini, .Thumbs.db, $RECYCLE.BIN and System Volume Information.

Custom blacklists (with wildcards) for deletion of any items you wish.

Cleaning of metadata from zip archives.

“Get Info” feature for showing metadata which BlueHarvest can delete.

Scheduled cleaning of disks (useful for regularly cleaning disks shared with non-BlueHarvest users).

Set-and-forget operation with per disk configurations.

What’s New

Version 8.0.6

Menu bar icon now displays correctly under macOS 11 Big Sur.


Seller Ross Tulloch
Size 3 MB
Category Utilities

macOS 10.15 or later, 64-bit processor


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Age Rating 4+
Copyright © Ross Tulloch 2005-2020
Price $21.99

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