Czkawka is a simple, fast and easy to use software to remove unnecessary files from your machine.
Czkawka is a free and open-source software written in memory safe Rust. It works on Linux, Mac, and Windows. Due to advanced algorithms and multi-threading, it is amazingly fast!
With it, you can scan your specified folder directories for:
- Duplicates files based on file name, size, hash, first 1 MB of hash
- Empty folders / empty files.
- Big files.
- Temporary files
- Similar images.
- Zeroed files
- Invalid symbolic links
- Broken files.
And it offers a few select buttons to select and remove your desired files from the output.
How to Get Czkawka in Ubuntu Linux:
The software offers official binary packages available to download at the github releases page:
Download Czkawka (Appimage)
For Linux users, grab the .appimage package. Make it executable from file properties dialog, and finally run it to launch the software.