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WatchX is a system utily which permits you to see what changed in your home directory, and more generally on your hard disk. It lets you see what was modified in /Applications, ~/Library (and all its subfolders, like ~/Library/Preferences, etc...) and /Users/Shared.

To store the state of your system at a given instant, just click "Record system state".Later, when you want to see which files were added and where, just click "Watch changes" and WatchX will display a list of the new files for you.You can easily delete some of them by selecting them and hitting the delete key on your keyboard.

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Mac OS X 10.1 or later

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Uninstaller does the same thing for $30 less.

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Excellent program, does exactly what it says. However, watching the changes does take quite a while to analyze, particularly because of my Applications folder (analyzing 72,000 files). It would be nice to be able to manually select what folders you would like watched.

Other than that, it's extremely easy to use, and the interface reflects that (though the caption text probably shouldn't be red, and the window doesn't need to be resizable). It's a program I've been needing for a while. And thus far, I have not seen it crash, though I did force-quit it when I accidentally clicked the "Watch changes" button and couldn't stop the analyzing.

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Downloads 3,640
Version Downloads 2,691
License Shareware
Date 24 Nov 2002
Platform OS X / PPC 32
Price Free
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