Drive Genius 4 – Features

Drive Genius 4 for Mac - $99

Speed Up, Clean Up and Optimize Your Mac

Get faster performance from your Mac while also protecting it with Drive Genius 4. The award-winning and improved DrivePulse® feature alerts you to hard drive issues before they become major problems. Optimized for OS X Mavericks, top features like Defrag and DriveSlim® will help keep your Mac running fast. The all-new BootWell™ tool lets you create a special bootable secondary drive to Defrag or Repair your main hard drive. You can also personalize and organize your Mac hard drive icons with IconGenius™..
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Features

BootWell™

BootWell™

Drive Genius's NEW BootWell™ Technology creates a special secondary startup drive that can be used to maintain or repair your main startup drive.

Find Duplicates

Find Duplicates

Locates duplicate files and replaces those duplicates with an alias. Find Duplicates is powered by the award-winning technology of DriveSlim®.

Find Large Files

Find Large Files

Powered by DriveSlim® - Large File Search finds very large files that are taking up space on your hard drive. This could be large video file that came preloaded on your Mac or some funny email attachment someone sent you. It is likely that you are not even aware of these files and Large File Search helps you keep tabs on what files are on your hard drive, allowing you to mark and delete the ones you no longer need.

IconGenius

IconGenius

Set a custom icon for a drive or folder. Personalize and make drive identification easier with fun, useful and cool icons.

Speed

Speed

Measures the optimal raw performance of your drive since it was last connected to your computer. Looking for a fast drive? Check out our special offers.

Instant DrivePulse

Instant DrivePulse

Runs the most common DrivePulse® tests and provides a pass/fail status for the drive.

Active Files

Active Files

Active Files alerts you to files that are in use that may prevent you from shutting down your Mac or ejecting a drive. No more guesswork.

Physical Check

Physical Check

Checks a drive for hardware related problems that may result from a damaged drive, a bad cable, or a bad connection.

Consistency Check

Consistency Check

Checks for possible file and folder corruption. Detecting and repairing any errors can help prevent data loss.

Repair

Repair

Can repair most kinds of logical file and folder errors on a drive to prevent future critical problems and potential data loss.

Rebuild

Rebuild

In circumstances where a file name is lost, the data is still there, but not accessible, Rebuild may be able to list lost file names to the file data again.

Fix Permissions

Fix Permissions

Permission inconsistencies can result from bad application installers and lead to applications failing to open or randomly crashing.

Improvements have been made to the existing Drive Genius features: Defragment, Clone, Secure Erase, Physical & Consistency Check, Repair, Rebuild and Fix Permission