Disk Expert allows you to check any storage and scan any volume. The app displays the list of scanned volumes in the left panel. All volumes displayed are grouped by type:

  • Storage
  • External disks
  • Favorite folders
  • Recent folders

To add a new folder for scanning, do the following:

  1. Click the Plus button in the bottom right corner.
  2. Choose the folder you want to scan.
  3. Click the Select button.
  4. You will see the selected folder in the list of volumes on the left.
  5. Click the Scan button. You can also use the Cmd+S shortcut to start scanning. During the scanning process, you can see an animated “ray,” which means scanning in progress.
  6. Wait until the scanning is completed. Located files will be displayed in sunburst diagram mode. The scanning process can take from several seconds to ten minutes, depending on the number and volume of files and folders.
  7. Find the biggest files and folders

Wait until the scanning is completed. Located files will be displayed in sunburst diagram mode. The scanning process can take from several seconds to ten minutes, depending on the number and volume of files and folders.