How to reset Paragon NTFS for Mac trial period?

By Katrina | NTFS for Mac Tips updated on June 4th, 2020 |

Anyone who would like to transfer files from Mac to Windows computer will benefit from Paragon NTFS for Mac. But Paragon NTFS for Mac only offers 10-day trial version, you have to pay for it after trial period. So when Paragon NTFS for Mac trial period has expired, a large number of people want to reset Paragon NTFS for Mac trial period.

Resetting Paragon NTFS for Mac trial period will not only extend your trial version but you can also use any software permanently until you delete it. If you google how to reset Paragon NTFS for Mac trial period, you can see numerous tutorial videos and related articles. But resetting Paragon NTFS for Mac trial period is not a reliable way.

Drawbacks of resetting Paragon NTFS for Mac trial period

Firstly, resetting Paragon NTFS for Mac trial period is not as easy as we think. If you make wrong operation in the process, it is possible to disturb the operating system that your computer may get stuck or blue screen. Secondly, the reset Paragon NTFS for Mac trial period has no upgrade or tech support as resetting Paragon NTFS for Mac trial period will cut off the connection with developer.

So, resetting Paragon NTFS for Mac trial period is not our best choice to read and write to NTFS drive on Mac. Please don't waste your time to find ways to reset Paragon NTFS for Mac trial period.

Two options when you can't reset Paragon NTFS for Mac free trial period

Then, do you have a better plan of you can't reset Paragn NTFS for Mac free trial period? Sure you do.

Solution 1: Find better Paragon NTFS for Mac alternatives

Actually, there are many Paragon NTFS for Mac alternatives in the market. Here recommend you two top Paragon NTFS for Mac alternatives.

iBoysoft Drive Manager: mount NTFS drive, external drive and network drive

iBoysoft Drive Manager is a professional NTFS mounter for Mac that can easily and effectively write to NTFS external hard drive on Mac. It can not only mount and unmount external NTFS Windows volume, but also mount FAT32 and exFAT drive. It supports macOS Catalina 10.15/Mojave 10.14/High Sierra 10.13/Sierra 10.12 and Mac OS X El Capitan 10.11/Yosemite 10.10/Mavericks 10.9/Mountain Lion 10.8.

Aside from above, network drives and external drives can also be managed by iBoysoft Drive Manager, including external hard drive, USB flash drive, SD card, memory card, CF card and pen drive. With this easy-to-use Mac tool, we are allowed to rename a network drive, search a network from menu bar, connect or disconnect all network drives with only one click.

Best alternative to Paragon NTFS for Mac: iBoysoft Drive Manager

Features of iBoysoft Drive Manager:

Write to NTFS, exFAT and FAT32 drive.

Mount external drive, including external hard drive, USB drive, SD card, memory card, pen drive, etc.

Manage network drive.

Efficient data transfer rates. iBoysoft Drive Manager can even match the speeds of native drivers.

2. iBoysoft NTFS for Mac: the cheap Paragon NTFS for Mac alternative

NTFS for Mac by iBoysoft is a professional Mac tool that can easily help us mount NTFS drive as regular drives with read-write mode on macOS Mojave 10.14/High Sierra 10.13/Sierra 10.12 and Mac OS X El Capitan 10.11/Yosemite 10.10/Mavericks 10.9/Mountain Lion 10.8. The most attractive features of NTFS Assistant are: low price and good performance. It is not only the most cheapest NTFS for Mac software but also very easy-to-use.

Solution 2: Uninstall Paragon NTFS for Mac trial version

Before installing NTFS Assistant or iBoysoft Drive Manager, you need to uninstall Paragon NTFS for Mac Trial version. The following are steps to completely uninstall Paragon NTFS for Mac trial version:

Step 1: Quit Paragon NTFS for Mac and end all its related processes.

Step 2: Go to Finder and select Applications from the left panel to open Applications folder.

Step 3: Locate Paragon NTFS for Mac trial version and drag it to the Trash, or you can right click it and choose "Move to Trash" option from the list. Enter password.

Step 4: Search for all components related to Paragon NTFS for Mac still existing in the following folders:

/Library/Application Support/

/Library/Caches/ folders

/Library/Preferences/

Right click on those items and click "Move to Trash" to delete them.

Step 5: Empty the Trash to completely clean the program.

Solution 3: Stop using NTFS file system and reformat HDD

If you don't want to pay for any NTFS for Mac app, then the final choice you can do is to stop using Windows NTFS file system. You can reformat your external hard drive with exFAT or FAT32 in Disk Utiltiy if you want to. But you should know that this will erase all your files and cause data loss, so back up everything before you erase your disk.