Even the fastest Mac computers will come to a point that the disk spaces are accumulated with apps and files and this can slow the Mac performance. It is necessary that Mac should undergo a thorough spring cleaning to remove all the unnecessary files. This is better down with Disk Inventory X. Just heard it right now? It’s about time you get to know this app. Here’s a simple review what this app is all about.

Disk Inventory X: What is this?

Disk Inventory X is a disk cleaning utility for Mac OS X 10.3 and other versions. This app is completely free and offers a visual representation what is taking most of your hard drive space.  This will allow you to delete unneeded apps and documents so easily. The Disk Inventory app will asked you what drive to analyze, either internal drive, USB o even the network drive.

Disk Inventory X: What it can do?

Perform a Scan: This is done by clicking the Open Volume. The Disk Inventory X will then start to analyze the size and location of apps and files stored on that drive. This process will only take a few minutes. Once done, the app will give you a visual representation on every file on your hard drive. It uses color coded style and displays the files according to its sizes on the hard drive. This will give you an exact view which files are taking up the room on your disk. On the right pane, it will give you detailed information regarding the files. This will tell you where the files located are and if you want to delete it.

Change the Preferences: The Disk Inventory X has several preferences that can be customized. You can change the appearance and layout, space taken up by the files and others.

You can try other cleaning apps that can be useful too in cleaning your Mac. Just like the Disk Inventory X, there are also other useful apps that can do this and this include the AppZapper where it removes the unwanted apps, GrandPerspective, it works like the Disk Inventory X, XSlimmer where it reduces the size of universal binary apps and Cocktail that also perform optimization tasks.


Disk Inventory X is one of the recommended tools that will help you clean your Mac. The better thing about this app is that it is offered to you free. You can have a quick view of the files that are stored in your hard drive where it gives you a visual representation for a clearer view. This will tell you what files are taking up most of your hard drive. It uses color coded scheme that will tell you which files are taking most of the hard drive and which of them need some deleting. You can also change some of its preference according to your liking.

You can try other cleaning tools for your Mac, but Disk Inventory X is already a good catch for you. So try and download it now and you will bring back your Mac to its normal and speedy performance.


50 Kimberly Carver

Kimberly Carver is a trained Mac Specialist/Expert. Trained both in school and on the job she continues to educate herself about Macs at every opportunity she gets. Kim’s official training and areas of expertise include: Mac specialist, AOL IT Tech, certified paralegal, research specialist, and licensed private investigator.