A typical treemap produced by SpaceSniffer
|Initial release||April 18, 2009|
220.127.116.11 / October 2, 2016
|Operating system||Microsoft Windows|
|Type||Disc space analyser|
Notable features include:
The application has been reviewed favourably by editors and users. PCWorld concluded its review by pronouncing it a “recommended download” and Freewaregenius.com called it “a very well made program that is simple, intuitive, elegant, and very useful”.
- For Windows WinDirStat
- For KDE: KDirStat, which inspired WinDirStat
- For GTK: GdMap
- For Mac OS X: Disk Inventory X
- Lee Matthews (2009-04-23). "Space Sniffer is a drive space analyzer with a dash of eye candy". Download Squad. Retrieved 2011-09-16.
- Ian Harac (2011-01-31). "SpaceSniffer (editorial review)". PCWorld. Retrieved 2011-09-16.
- "SpaceSniffer (CNET editors' review)". CNET/Download.com. 2010-01-04. Retrieved 2011-09-16.
- "SpaceSniffer: explore a "treemap" representation of your file and folder sizes". freewaregenius.com. 2009-04-24. Retrieved 2011-09-16.
- "SpaceSniffer — analyze disk space usage". SnapFiles. 2011. Retrieved 2011-09-16.
- Bernhard. "Background and history". WinDirStat website. Retrieved 1 Apr 2015.
- "KDirStat". Retrieved 1 Apr 2015.
- "Disk Inventory X". Retrieved 1 Apr 2015.
The layout algorithm is based on KDirStat. The idea to develop this program came to me when a fellow of mine showed me his creation WinDirStat.
- Product page on the publisher's web site