Yosemite Disk utility download

How to restore the old Disk Utility in Mac OS X 10.11 – 10.14? Let’s download Yosemite Disk Utility 10.9 in the following share.

Reasons mac users want to get back to the previous Disk Utility in the newer MacOS ?

Except Disk Utility 10.10, Actually Too many users feel unhappy at all with awful the Disk Utility 10.11, 10.12, 10.13, and even 10.14 Mojave due to missing useful functions.

  • Repair permissions no longer exists since Apple pronounces that “System file permissions are automatically protected, and updated, during Software Updates. The Repair Permissions function is no longer necessary”.
  • Missing First Aid: Disk Utility 10.1x is not able to verify a disk before running first aid, so it is impossible to check the disk health.
  • RAID Support gone: How to get Raid Support in DiskUtility?
  • Handling disk images is missing being able to drag disk images from the Finder into Disk Utilities.
  • Missing CD or DVD burning sessions: If you have ever used Disk Utility to burn DVD or CD in Yosemite, you will be disappointed in all newer MacOS versions.

Download Yosemite Disk Utility

It is absolutely doable to bring the familiar Disk Utility in Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite into new MacOS versions.

Step 1: Download Disk Utility 10.10 app

Yosemite Disk Utility.zip
4.87 MB

Step 2: Enter the following command lines through Terminal

1.  Launch Terminal (can be found in /Applications/Utilities/)

Terminal

 

2. Enter the following lines (administrator password may be asked during the process)

sudo chown -R 0:0~/Downloads/Disk\ Utility.app
defaults write com.apple.DiskUtilityDUDebugMenuEnabled1
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