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Desktop Inspector will detect, whether on the Desktop or in any other location, if there are unknown invisible items, i.e. files or folders you created unwillingly or by accident, or were created by a third-party software. Third-party-installed invisible items are usually necessary for a given software to work, although they may also have been planted to act as a malware.

Invisible items (i.e. folders and files) are shown with different icons: 'friendly' (smiley) icons refer to invisible system-files and folders, while 'exclamatory' icons refer to unknown invisible items. In order not to compromise the computer’s

What's New

Version 1.0.9:
  • Explicatory string in the Preferences window would not show: fixed.
  • Other minor spelling corrections.


  • OS X 10.7.5 or later

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Current Version (1.x)


Downloads 2,738
Version Downloads 21
License Commercial
Date 15 Sep 2016
Platform OS X / Intel 32
Price $3.99
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