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iDefrag 5.3.0 beta

Users who purchased prior to the recent 5.2.0 update will almost certainly be aware that the latest update removed two algorithms, namely “Quick (on-line)” and “Selected Files (on-line)” because of problems with online defragmentation (which we think are caused by kernel bugs in the macOS itself).

First, a ...

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iDefrag 5.2.0

We’ve just released iDefrag 5.2.0. This version fixes a number of cases where reboot-and-defragment wasn’t working, and also tidies up after itself slightly better.

We also took the difficult decision to remove the on-line defragmentation functionality from this version if it finds itself running on macOS ...

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SoftRAID Fix

We’ve just released updates to both iDefrag (version 5.1.10) and iPartition (version 3.6.1) to fix a compatibility problem with the latest version of SoftRAID, whereby iPartition fails to display any disks at all, and iDefrag displays some disks with a blank name if there is ...

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iDefrag 5.1.8

We’re pleased to announce the release of iDefrag 5.1.8 (release notes).

This version resolves the following problems:

  • Reboot-and-defragment mode failed to function on macOS 10.12.4.
  • Graphical corruption on buttons in reboot-and-defragment mode (this wasn’t an iDefrag bug per se, but is resolved by the changes made ...

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iDefrag and macOS 10.12.4

On macOS 10.12.4, changes made to the system mean that iDefrag 5.1.7 and earlier can no longer enter reboot-and-defragment mode. We understand the cause of this problem, and have what we think is a solution for it, which is currently being tested to make sure we ...

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Open letter to orange.fr

Dear orange.fr,

For the second time now, you’ve started throwing our license e-mails on the floor, in spite of them being accepted by your mail servers:

Mar 28 09:21:37 xxxxx postfix/smtp[13068]: 10C9320070: to=, relay=smtp-in.orange.fr[193.252.22.65]:25, delay=1.5 ...

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iPartition 3.6.0

Users running macOS Sierra (10.12) may be interested in the iPartition 3.6.0 update. This is only for users running 10.12 and above; those running 10.10 or 10.11 should stick with version 3.5.1 instead.

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iDefrag 5.1.7

We’re pleased to announce the release of iDefrag 5.1.7 (release notes).

This version resolves a problem with the code signature on the CoriolisSnapshot.kext kernel extension that was affecting customers with macOS Sierra.

There are no other changes in this release.

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iDefrag 5.1.6 Released

We’re pleased to announce the release of iDefrag 5.1.6 (release notes).

This version is intended to resolve a problem whereby machines that updated from an earlier version to 5.1.5 may not have updated the CoriolisSnapshot.kext kernel extension, which may result in macOS Sierra objecting to ...

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iDefrag 5.1.5

We’re pleased to announce the release of iDefrag 5.1.5 (release notes).

Note that this version removes the “Create Boot Disk” feature, as it will not work on machines on which macOS Sierra has been installed (regardless of whether the machine is running Sierra at the time or not ...

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