SimpleumCheck – Support2018-02-02T11:48:17+01:00

SimpleumCheck – Frequently asked questions (FAQ)

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Usage of SimpleumCheck

How to deactivate a check?2018-02-04T08:40:20+01:00

If you decide to ignore a check, you can disable it. A disabled check will be checked, but not shown as failed (high, medium, low).

To disable a check:

  1. go to the “Check result list”,
  2. click on “…” button auf the result you want to disable
  3. Check the “disable this check” field
Installation/Update of SimpleumCheck Helper2018-02-03T15:27:55+01:00

The SimpleumCheck Helper is a Helper program which is used to execute checks. This Helper is needed to run SimpleumCheck.

macOS asks you to enter your password. This is needed, to authorize the installation of the Helper.

When you update SimpleumCheck it is possible, that a new version of the Helper is included, than you have to allow the installation again.

Uninstall SimpleumCheck2018-04-13T07:25:16+02:00

SimpleumCheck 1.0 don’t has an uninstaller included.

To uninstall SimpleumCheck:

  1. Drag the app “” into the Trash
  2. To uninstall the SimpleumCheck Helper you need to open the and enter the following commands. This commands requires administration rights, so you are asked for your password.
    1. Unload the SimpleumCheck Helper:
      sudo launchctl unload /Library/LaunchDaemons/com.simpleum.check.mac.helper.plist
    2. If there is a message like: Could not find specified service  this is ok.
    3. Delete the SimpleumCheck Helper configuration file
      sudo rm /Library/LaunchDaemons/com.simpleum.check.mac.helper.plist
    4. Delete the SimpleumCheck Helper itself
      sudo rm /Library/PrivilegedHelperTools/com.simpleum.check.mac.helper

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