System Preference for Mac OS X 10.4 or later that allows you to automatically compact and securely delete your Trash. With Trash Compactor you configure a System Preference and then use your Trash normally, the automatic compaction and secure deletion happens in the background using the intervals that you set. With Trash Compactor it is also possible, at any time, to manually: compact your Trash; Extract compacted Trash items; quickly Delete compacted Trash items that are not private; or securely delete compacted Trash items that are private. Trash Compactor provides 3 levels of secure delete so you can choose how secure you want your Trash to be. Automatic features * Enable manual or automatic Trash compacting * Configure the time interval at which Trash Compactor looks for new Trash to compact * Enable or disable the automatic deletion of old compacted Trash * Configure the time interval after which Trash Compactor will delete old compacted Trash * Configure the compacted archive format as .zip for maximum compatibility or .7z for maximum compression * Enable or disable Secure Delete * Choose the secure delete method Manual features * Compact Trash at any time * Extract compacted trash items at any time * Quickly delete trash items that are not private at any time * Securely delete trash items that are private at any time With Trash Compactor you never need to look at your Trash again.
What is new in this release:
Adds 64 bit preferences panel so that system preferences do not need to launch in 32 bit mode on 64 bit systems. Verified compatibility with Mac OS X 10.7.
Mac OS X 10.4
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