Hi Reviewer,

This guide will tell you everything you need to know, to get started with CleanMyMac X.

Hopefully, you already know a thing or two about our product – a comprehensive app for clean-up, optimization, protection, and management of your Mac.

In our newest update, we’re introducing a new Menu app that features robust health monitors to make sure you can rely on your Mac at any given time.

1. About CleanMyMac X

CleanMyMac X is an advanced clean-up app, designed to power-up and protect your Mac. Developed by software powerhouse MacPaw in Kyiv, Ukraine, the app has been downloaded more than 20 million times, helping users keep their machines in optimum condition for the past 13 years. The latest award-winning version, CleanMyMac X, is available on the Mac App Store and not only declutters, but protects your device from malware, adware, and more, making it a comprehensive tool for keeping your Mac running safely and smoothly for years to come.

2. Getting started with CleanMyMac X

It’s as easy as one, two, three ...


  1. Download CleanMyMac X from here
  2. Launch the app
  3. Use the personal license key provided by a PR specialist to unlock the full version of the app. If you don’t have a CleanMyMac license, please drop us a line at [email protected] and we’ll be happy to share one!

3. The all-new Menu App

When CleanMyMac X has done its job, you quit it. But, if you wish, you can keep its Menu active in the status bar. It’ll both inform you of critical changes in your Mac and provide useful features.

The Menu icon appears in the Apple menu bar when you start CleanMyMac for the first time. Click the CleanMyMac Menu icon to access it.

The new Menu App functionality aims to increase the longevity of your Mac by adding five detailed monitors. These updates provide information about Mac’s storage, state of protection, CPU performance, RAM, and battery.

Click on each monitor to get a detailed view of your system.

Protection monitoring