How to Find and Delete Similar Images on MacBook

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Images take up a lot of space on our laptops and most of the time we got tons of copy for each picture and save them into different file name and sizes. Today, we will find similar images and learn how to delete them easily.

Part 1. How to Find and Delete Similar Images on MacBook?

Sometimes we edit and save the same exact photos into so many versions. Later on, these photos may also clog up your system, Good thing, FoneDog - Mac Cleaner, is here to save the headaches and find similar images for you.

FoneDog - Mac Cleaner features an all-in-one solution that scans Mac quickly and deletes junk files efficiently; find similar images and duplicate files and even analyses system status of the disk, CPU, and memory usage.

This software has powerful tools, such as:

  • Similar Image Finder
  • Duplicate Files Finder
  • System Status
  • iTunes Junk Cleaner
  • Browser Privacy Cleanup
  • File Shredder
  • Mac App Uninstaller
  • And Extensions Manager

  To better understand how FoneDog - Mac Cleaner works, check out these steps:

  1. First, you need to download and install FoneDog - Mac Cleaner on your MacBook

FoneDog - Mac Cleaner has a free download version where you can test and experience the features of this software.

After you have successfully installed the software, you can check the system status on the main screen.


  1. Click on Similar Image Finder

Next, click on the Similar Photo function in Cleaner. Click on the Scan button to allow the program to search all the similar images in the system.

  1. Review and Erase

When the scanning stops, you will see the result listed and displayed on your screen by clicking View. From here, you can review which photos you plan to keep and which ones you wish to delete.

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  1. Cleaning Complete

After you have clicked on the ‘Clean’ button, all the similar images inside your MacBook will be deleted. The only ones left are those you have chosen not to remove from the device.

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The steps are almost similar when using other features of FoneDog - Mac Cleaner. You can also use the Duplicate Finder tool on the left side panel for more options. This works like Similar Photos but it searches and scans all types of files.

In many cases, you are trapped again in finding for similar images; all you need is to run FoneDog - Mac Cleaner to save you from hassles and headaches in searching manually that could take forever.

Apart from images and duplicates, FoneDog - Mac Cleaner is also best for optimizing the device by maintaining its health status and removing all the unwanted and no longer needed items. You can use the other featured tools such as browser cleanup, uninstaller, shredder and more.
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Why Do We need to Delete Them?

Photos are memories, however, if you got many versions of each photo then probably you need to remove those less used and unimportant versions. This is because they consume a lot of space in the MacBook and later on can affect the performance.

We know for a fact the photos are space-huggers and they tend to clog up over time. To avoid experiencing slowness, make it a habit to thoroughly clean your system using FoneDog - Mac Cleaner.

Part 2. How to Find Similar Images on the Web

Finding similar images on the internet is so easy now. Thanks to the advanced technology provided by top search engines like Google, you can get results in no time.

Find Similar Images via Google:

  1. Open Google Images from your Safari browser
  2. Click the camera icon on the search bar. There are currently three search methods available on Google, by images, by voice, and the most common, typing.
  3. On the Search by Image Window, click Upload an Image
  4. Click on Choose File and then select the photo/s you wish to find and upload
  5. Google will then feed you results of similar images

Via TinEye:

TinEye is an online tool that finds similar and reverses images on the internet. It lets you search or upload images and in a matter of seconds, you will get results.

  1. Open TinEye on your browser
  2. Upload an image you wish to
  3. Wait for the results and find similar images

There are more online tools that can easily find similar images in a few seconds. If you are searching for more photos or using them for your blogs, work or anything publicly related, you can use the similar image finder online to check who the main owner of the photos are and credit them if necessary.
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Part 3. Best Practices

Space is very much important for our devices such as MacBook to run efficiently. If there is not enough space this is the time when we get to experience a lot of hassles like slowness, turtle-like bootup and more.

No one wants their system to be clogged up with so many files especially photos and later on suffer from extreme slowness. For best practices, you can create folders for your edited images where you can easily find them and delete whenever necessary.

By doing this method you don’t have to waste more time accessing and opening all folders in your system just to erase pictures. You may also do this to all file types, organizing is the key. When you have an organized MacBook, you will also have a well-performing device.

Part 4. Conclusions

We have just learned how to find similar images by using FoneDog - Mac Cleaner in an easy and efficient manner. There is no need to mess around your MacBook; FoneDog - Mac Cleaner has all the essential tools needed to keep your device at its top performance. You can take advantage of its 8 features in many cases you need to speed up and boost your Mac.

Aside from that we also discovered great ways on how to find similar images on the internet including that of Google and other online platforms. I hope you have successfully cleaned and removed all duplicates on your device. Share us your experience in the comments below!

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