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Sig Software
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For Macintosh
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Cross Platform
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About NameCleaner
NameCleaner is an industrial strength utility for Macintosh to manipulate file names and types. It is specially designed to help move files to and from Windows and Unix, including Boot Camp on Intel Macs.

NameCleaner is very fast, focused on cross platform needs and has been extensively field tested for renaming between Macs and PCs. It has tens of thousands of users in some of the world's biggest companies, universities and government agencies.

NameCleaner's sister product Cross Platform provides information on how files can be used with Windows-based computers. Our online guides to transferring files from Mac to Windows or Windows to Mac explain the steps involved.

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"Between a PC and a Mac, NameCleaner is an indispensable tool." - Carolyn Bickford, MacDownload
  • Perfect for Boot Camp on Intel Macs! Prepare files before copying to Boot Camp partitions (FAT32 or NTFS).
  • Preconfigured settings for MS-DOS, Unix and Windows 95, 98, ME, NT, 2000 and XP.
  • Automatically renames files to ensure compatibility with MS-DOS, Windows or Unix.
  • Built-in mappings for over 100 PC extensions and Mac file types.
  • Find-and-replace including wildcards and regular expressions.
  • Contextual Menu Module for instant desktop cleaning.
  • Preview the results of renaming in advance.
  • Includes comprehensive documentation.

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"I talk about your product at all of my Macworld Expo seminars" - Philippe Goodman, Goodman Consulting
Built-in Mappings
NameCleaner includes mappings between PC extensions and Macintosh types for the following formats:

AIFF Compressed Sound, AIFF Sound, AU Sound, AVI Movie, BinHex Archive, Canvas Drawing, ClarisDraw Drawing, Compact Pro Archive, CorelDraw Drawing, CorelDraw Template, Envoy Document, Excel Chart, Excel Macro, Excel Spreadsheet, Excel Template, Excel Workbook, FileMaker Database, FreeHand Drawing, GIF Image, Gnu Zip Archive, HTML Document, InDesign Document, JPEG Image, LaTeX File, Lotus 1-2-3 File, Mac Picture, MacPaint Image, MIDI Music File, MOD Music File, MP3 Music File, MPEG Movie, PageMaker Document, PageMaker Template, Painter Image, PCX Image, PDF Document, Photoshop Image, Plain Text File, PNG Image, PostScript File, PowerPoint Document, PowerPoint Template, QuickTime Movie, RealPlayer File, Rich Text File, Scitex Image, StuffIt Archive, SYLK Document, TARGA Image, TIFF Image, WAVE Sound, Windows Bitmap, Windows Icon, Word Document, Word Template, WordPerfect Document, Works Spreadsheet, Works WP Document, XPress Document, XPress Template, ZIP Archive.

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Download NameCleaner 2.5.5 for Mac OS X (Universal) or Classic Mac OS.

For users with old license codes not wishing to upgrade, version 2.1.2 is still available for Mac OS X or Classic Mac OS. Some original NameCleaner licenses are eligible for a free upgrade to NameCleaner Network - see upgrades below.

"It has saved me untold hours of work"
NameCleaner costs $35 for a Personal license, $69 for a Network license which allows cleaning of files situated on your network and $139 for an Administrator license which adds scheduling and scriptable cleaning. Once a license is purchased, cleaning more than 20 items is enabled. A bundle of NameCleaner Personal and Cross Platform Personal costs just $45 and a bundle of the Network versions costs $89. Excellent discount pricing is available for multiple-license purchases. NameCleaner license codes work with both Mac OS X and Classic Mac OS versions.

NameCleaner licenses can be purchased securely online or by phone or mailed check.

"NameCleaner excels in... both Mac-to-PC and PC-to-Mac conversions" - MacObserver
The following upgrades between license types or from older versions of NameCleaner are available:
  • $19 for one license of versions of NameCleaner up to 2.1.2 to NameCleaner Personal.
  • $35 for one license of NameCleaner Personal or versions of NameCleaner up to 2.1.2 to NameCleaner Network.
  • $70 for one license of NameCleaner Network to NameCleaner Administrator.

NameCleaner upgrades can be purchased securely online or by phone or mailed check.

Any purchases made between March 22nd, 2001 and February 14th, 2002 for versions of NameCleaner up to 2.1.2 are eligible for a free upgrade to NameCleaner Network. To receive the new license code, please contact us with details of your previous license.

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