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Awesome CCleaner Alternatives For Ubuntu 20.04 LTS

Awesome CCleaner Alternatives For Ubuntu 20.04 LTS
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Insight: Awesome CCleaner Alternatives For Ubuntu 20.04 LTS

Ccleaner is one of the popular system optimizers and cleaning software for Windows operating system. There are many useful system cleaning software available for Linux based operating systems. In this post, we will have a look into the list of best CCleaner alternatives for the Ubuntu-based operating system.

Awesome CCleaner Alternatives For Ubuntu 20.04 LTS

1. Stacer

Stacer is one of the popular system optimizing tool for Ubuntu.

Run the following command to install Stacer on Ubuntu:

sudo apt install software-properties-common
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:oguzhaninan/stacer 
sudo apt update 
sudo apt install stacer

Download Stacer For Other Linux Distros

2. Sweeper

Sweeper is an another Linux system optimizer. Sweeper is a default system optimizer for KDE based system.

Run the following command to install Sweeper in Linux based operating systems:

For Ubuntu and Debian based operating system
sudo apt install sweeper  

For CentOS and RHEL
yum install sweeper     

For Fedora
dnf install sweeper

3. BleachBit

Belachbit is another popular system optimizer and cleaning tool for Linux. It is easy to use and feature-rich cross-platform system cleaning software. You can free cache, delete cookies, clear Internet history, shred temporary files, delete logs, and discard junk.

Run the following command to install BleachBit in Ubuntu 20.04 LTS:

sudo apt install bleachbit

Download BleachBit for other Linux distros from here.

4. FSlint

FSlint is a simple utility to clean junk and unwanted files in Linux. It basically removes lint which is large volume of unnecessary and unwanted files.
Run the following command to install FSlint in Ubuntu:
sudo apt-get install fslint
For CentOS and RedHat
yum install fslint
For Fedora   
dnf install fslint

5. GCleaner

GCleaner is written in Vala, GTK+, Granite and GLib/GIO. Its a port of CCleaner. Run the following command to install GCleaner in Ubuntu:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:libredeb/gcleaner
sudo apt update
sudo apt install gcleaner

6. Ubuntu Cleaner

How can we miss Ubuntu Cleaner from our list of system optimizer. Ubuntu Cleaner is a free and opensource system optimizer. It remove browser cache, APT cache, thumbnail cache, unneeded packages, old kernels and old installers.

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:gerardpuig/ppa
sudo apt update
sudo apt install ubuntu-cleaner

 

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