MainMenu

Licence: Shareware ($20)
Version 2.1.2 | Release Date: 2011-04-02 | Download

This update fixes some smaller bugs and is recommended for all users.

The changes in detail:

  • Fixed: Wrong label for invisible files
  • Fixed: Hide invisible files not working
Version 2.1.1 | Release Date: 2010-05-26 | Download
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Version 2.0.6 | Release Date: 2010-05-08 | Download
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Version 2.0.5 | Release Date: 2010-02-28 | Download

What's new in this version

On popular request this update adds an Italian localization.

Important -Please Read

This is a free upgrade for all registered users of MainMenu 2 (that is, if you purchased MainMenu after July 1st 2009).

If you're running an older version of MainMenu then you can try out the new version for 15 days but will need to purchase a license to use it thereafter. If you want to stay with your current version, click Skip This Version.

Version 2.0.4 | Release Date: 2009-11-15 | Download

What's new in this version

On popular request this update adds French, Japanese, Russian, Spanish and Dutch localizations.

Important - Please Read

This is a free upgrade for all registered users of MainMenu 2 (that is, if you purchased MainMenu after July 1st 2009).

If you're running an older version of MainMenu then you can try out the new version for 15 days but will need to purchase a license to use it thereafter. If you want to stay with your current version, click Skip This Version.

Version 2.0 | Release Date: 2009-10-23 | Download

What's new in this version

This update adds a number of popular requested features and fixes some smaller bugs:

  • Added help that explains what each task does and when to use it
  • Batch tasks now shows which tasks require a restart
  • Added German localization
  • Fixed problem with a phantom window appearing in Expose
  • Fixed problem showing hidden files in Snow Leopard
  • Fixed problem flushing the DNS cache in Snow Leopard
  • Fixed problem with clean Dashboard in Snow Leopard

This update is recommended for all users.

Important - Please Read

This is a free upgrade for all registered users of MainMenu 2 (that is, if you purchased MainMenu after July 1st 2009).

If you're running an older version of MainMenu then you can try out the new version for 15 days but will need to purchase a license to use it thereafter. If you want to stay with your current version, click Skip This Version.

Version 2.0.2 | Release Date: 2009-09-04 | Download

Snow Leopard Compatibility

This update brings MainMenu up to speed with Mac OS X Snow Leopard, and is recommended for all users. In particular it fixes issues with the Airport, Update Locate Database and Update Prebindings tasks.

This update also fixes the problem when trying to open files with some of our other applications, notably iArchiver, Sponge and ResizeMe.

MainMenu will continue to work on Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard and 10.4 Tiger.


Important - Please Read

This is a free upgrade for all registered users of MainMenu 2 (that is, if you purchased MainMenu after July 1st 2009).

If you're running an older version of MainMenu then you can try out the new version for 15 days but will need to purchase a license to use it thereafter. If you want to stay with your current version, click Skip This Version.

Version 2.0.0 | Release Date: 2009-07-11 | Download

More convenience at your fingertips

MainMenu is all about convenience, and with the new version you can now force quit and restart applications, as well as restart your Airport. And all that in just one click.


Important: This update is a commercial release of MainMenu and requires Mac OS X 10.4 (Tiger) or later. If you're running 10.3 (Panther) or would rather stick with your current version, click Skip This Version.

Version 1.7.4 | Release Date: 2009-06-15 | Download
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Version 1.7.3 | Release Date: 2008-03-19 | Download

Updated for Leopard, Polish/Italian/Portuguese Brazilian localizations added.

Version 1.7.2 | Release Date: 2007-03-19 | Download
  • Fixed issue that appeared in 1.7.1 which prevented MainMenu from launching in Mac OS X 10.3.9.
  • Added support for Mac OS X 10.4.9.
  • German, French, Japanese, Korean, and Traditional Chinese localizations added. Thanks to all who helped. (Portuguese coming soon)
  • Improved eject feature. Single partitions can now be ejected/unmounted.
  • Maintenance scripts now work when path to MainMenu contains spaces, parentheses, and other characters.
  • Rebuild LaunchServices command is more reliable now.
  • "Eraser" menu icon from previous versions of MainMenu added.
  • Added option in General Preferences to deauthorize when quitting MainMenu.
  • The log window is now brought to the front when MainMenu's icon is clicked.
  • Clear Dashboard Processes command added, under "Other Tasks" submenu.
  • System font settings are now preserved when cleaning system cache.
  • Menu bar icon's locked position can now be disabled through Preferences window.
Version 1.7.1 | Release Date: 2007-03-15 | Download
  • Added support for Mac OS X 10.4.9.
  • French, Japanese, Korean, and Traditional Chinese localizations added. Thanks to all who helped. (Portuguese and German coming soon)
  • Improved eject feature. Single partitions can now be ejected/unmounted.
  • Maintenance scripts now work when path to MainMenu contains spaces, parentheses, and other characters.
  • Rebuild LaunchServices command is more reliable now.
  • "Eraser" menu icon from previous versions of MainMenu added.
  • Added option in General Preferences to deauthorize when quitting MainMenu.
  • The log window is now brought to the front when MainMenu's icon is clicked.
  • Clear Dashboard Processes command added, under "Other Tasks" submenu.
  • System font settings are now preserved when cleaning system cache.
  • Menu bar icon's locked position can now be disabled through Preferences window.
  • Version 1.7 | Release Date: 2006-10-26 | Download

    - Authorization procedure rewritten - password is no longer needed at every launch. More secure than previous versions.
    - Preferences window can now be shown when not authorized.
    - Menu bar icon is now compatible with third-party themes (e.g. ShapeShifter).
    - Added support for Growl, the popular Mac OS X notification system. Growl can be found at http://www.growl.info
    - Password prompt appears only when needed. "Authorize" menu item removed.
    - Log window can now be toggled (displayed and hidden) with a customizable global keyboard shortcut. 
    - Log is no longer automatically cleared when starting new tasks. New clear log button added to log window.
    - The OS X dock can now be restarted by selecting "Restart Dock", located in the "Finder" submenu.
    - Tiger's Dashboard cache can be cleaned, located in "Other Tasks".
    - Safari history was not cleaned through Batch Tasks or when cleaning all browsers history, fixed.
    - Rebuild Spotlight command now uses the log window.
    - Interface changes to log window (experimental), menu, and preferences window. Image in log window reflecting task running temporarily removed.
    - Fixed bug where minimizing the log window would cause the toggle log menu item to switch to "Show Log Window", when it was already shown.

    Version 1.7 | Release Date: 2006-10-26 | Download

    <ul>
    <li><strong>Confirmed support</strong> for Mac OS X 10.4.8.</li>
    <li><strong>Authorization procedure rewritten</strong> - password is no longer needed at every launch. More secure than previous versions.</li>
    <li><strong>Preferences window</strong> can now be shown when not authorized.</li>
    <li><strong>Menu bar icon</strong> is now compatible with third-party themes (e.g. ShapeShifter).</li>
    <li><strong>Added support for Growl</strong>, the popular Mac OS X notification system. http://www.growl.info</li>
    <li><strong>Password prompt</strong> appears only when needed. "Authorize" menu item removed.</li>
    <li><strong>Log window</strong> can now be toggled (displayed and hidden) with a customizable global keyboard shortcut. </li>
    <li><strong>Log field</strong> is no longer automatically cleared when starting new tasks. New clear log button added to log window.</li>
    <li><strong>The Dock</strong> can now be restarted by selecting "Restart Dock", located in the "Finder" submenu.</li>
    <li><strong>Tiger's Dashboard cache</strong> can be cleaned, located in "Other Tasks".</li>
    <li><strong>Safari history</strong> was not cleaned through Batch Tasks or when cleaning all browsers history, fixed.</li>
    <li><strong>Rebuild Spotlight command</strong> now uses the log window.</li>
    <li><strong>Interface changes</strong> to log window (experimental), menu, and preferences window. Image in log window reflecting task running temporarily removed.</li>
    <li><strong>Fixed bug</strong> where minimizing the log window would cause the toggle log menu item to switch to "Show Log Window", when it was already shown.</li>
    </ul>

    Version 1.5.5 | Release Date: 2006-07-10 | Download
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