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MacPilot
11.1.4

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MacPilot free download for Mac

MacPilot11.1.4

25 May 2020

Enable over 1,200 hidden features in OS X and other apps.

Overview

MacPilot gives you the power of UNIX and the simplicity of Macintosh, which means a phenomenal amount of untapped power in your hands! Use MacPilot to unlock over 1,200 features, and access them all with the easy and familiar Macintosh user interface. No command line tools or complicated file operations!

Display hidden files in the Finder, disable the startup chime, add spacers and stacks to the Dock, change the screenshot file format, run maintenance tools, tweak network settings, force empty the Trash, and tons more. Keep yourself in awe and busy for days as you discover how much Mac OS X has "under the hood".

Get out of the passenger seat and take control of your Mac. Set your login window picture, use the screensaver as your Desktop, modify advanced file permissions (ACL), change the system welcome message, enable simultaneous recordings in QuickTime, view system logs, or enable the Debug menu in numerous apps.

What's new in MacPilot

Version 11.1.4:

Upgrade Notes: This upgrade is free for users owning an active subscription or a non-subscription "lifetime license." No action is required other than downloading the new version from our web site and unlocking as normal with an e-mail address. For all other users, orders for the current version can be purchased on our web site.

Modification:
  • Removed desktop screensaver feature as this is no longer possible in macOS Catalina.
  • Removed Dashboard feature as its no longer in macOS Catalina.
Bug Fix:
  • Fixed crash when querying running programs executable paths.
  • Fixed iTunes to Music app mapping.
  • Fixed Grab to Screen Capture app mapping.

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239 Reviews of MacPilot

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1920 Riverside
31 December 2019
Version: 11.0.5

Most helpful

I have their softwares, use them several time. It’s not that good but also not that bad. Especially MacPilot, it is doing simple things that can be done using Mac it self. By the way, talking about the dev, I am sorry, bad side is they upgrade their apps too quickly. Baseline is, I think, they sell apps through bundle and promotion, then they upgrade everything. User must pay. OK, Pay. No Pay, no working softwares. That’s ain’t good for business.
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Vitalii@macupdate.com
21 April 2020
Version: 11.1.3
The previously listed price was incorrect. Sorry for the inconvenience.
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Aldomiguel
04 January 2020
Version: 11.0.6
They have lost their minds.
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1920 Riverside
31 December 2019
Version: 11.0.5
I have their softwares, use them several time. It’s not that good but also not that bad. Especially MacPilot, it is doing simple things that can be done using Mac it self. By the way, talking about the dev, I am sorry, bad side is they upgrade their apps too quickly. Baseline is, I think, they sell apps through bundle and promotion, then they upgrade everything. User must pay. OK, Pay. No Pay, no working softwares. That’s ain’t good for business.
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iMacWare
23 December 2019
Version: 11.0.5
Wow. This is amazing
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Mac5
23 December 2019
Version: 11.0.5
Ridiculous price.. Greed is killing so many of these developers.. and they don't see it..
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Fariborz
23 November 2019
Version: 11.0.4
Is this price ($99.00) real?!! Could someone please comment on this?!
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BuffaloJohn
06 November 2019
Version: 11.0.4
I will not be using MacPilot any longer... developers have become extremely greedy in general. Apple's free OS has caused many devs to believe they now have a license to steal. I've used MacPilot for over a decade. The product has changed little in all those years. I am not picking on this dev alone. Many are doing this yearly upgrade crap. Those are the apps I am replacing or doing without. I have always believed in a clean install for a new OS. I properly utilize iCloud so doing this is now rather painless. It also makes many utilities unnecessary. There are options for MacPilot. Terminal isn't as daunting as you think... any feature offered by MacPilot can be accomplished with very little effort. Backup properly is the only real way to be protected... Goodbye to all Koingo apps for me. Other people can pay for no upgrade upgrades or subscriptions. I changed my email address to a temporary email address and no longer use a single Koingo app. Upgrade policy is as important as the software itself. I will be held hostage by any software. I loved MacPilot at one time. I now consider it a 2 star app. This low rating is due to the high cost of ownership.
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DragonMaster
03 November 2019
Version: 11.0.4
This is the be all to end all of Mac utilities!!! There's virtually nothing you can't do with it on your Mac! Support without equal. Innovative. You can do things with and to your Mac that Apple never dreamed the user would be able to do!!!
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Flavum
16 October 2019
Version: 11.0.4
Too many shills and fake reviews to take Koingo or their products seriously. Avoiding this out of principle.
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BillyDee203
07 October 2019
Version: 11.0.3
Went to upgrade my version 10.5 to version 11 and only presented with the subscription option. Looks like this will be one piece of software I'll be doing without when I perform my next macOS upgrade! I understand that developers need to earn money but I leaned from Adobe about being nickled and dimed to death! Not into the subscription game and avoid any and all software using that model, especially for a piece of software I rarely used. Looks like I'll have to wait until a more viable option to either upgrade or do another purchase comes along!
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