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Spring Cleaning® v5.0 cleans up computers, protects online privacy, and helps users to safely and easily remove hard drive and Internet clutter. It has customizable searches, Internet cookie editing, drag and drop capabilities, system menu to provide shortcuts, and root access allowances. Other software includes iClean Internet clean up tool that gets rid of Internet cookies and cache to erase Internet trails and keep privacy at maximum.




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ALADDIN SYSTEMS SHIPS SPRING CLEANING 5.0-- NEW RELEASE ADDS FEATURES TO CLEAN AND PROTECT MACINTOSH COMPUTERS AND ONLINE PRIVACY



New Version Allows Customizable Searches, Selective Internet Cookie Editing, System Menu Shortcuts To Cleaning Functions And More

Watsonville, CA - May 20, 2001 - Aladdin Systems, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Aladdin Systems Holdings, Inc. (OTC BB: ALHI), today launched Spring Cleaning(r) 5.0. Spring Cleaning, the #1 uninstaller for the Macintosh, provides additional tools designed to clean Macintosh computers and protect online privacy. Optimized for Mac OS X, Spring Cleaning 5.0 provides over 16 powerful, easy-to-use tools to help users safely and easily remove hard drive and Internet clutter to increase Mac performance and protect online privacy. New 5.0 features include: customizable searches, enhanced Internet cookie editing, drag and drop capabilities, a System Menu to provide shortcuts to features, and root access allowances.

Mac users who relied upon Spring Cleaning as an uninstaller and computer clean-up kit will enjoy the improved cleaning tools and take advantage of new customizable searches and root access allowances for power users. Internet users will appreciate Spring Cleaning 5.0 for its privacy features in iClean, a desktop Internet clean up tool. Used weekly, iClean can get rid of Internet cookies and cache to erase Internet trails and to keep privacy at a maximum.

SPRING CLEANING 5.0 NEW FEATURES AND BENEFITS
- Drag and Drop capabilities- All 16 search tools in Advanced Mode include drag and drop to perform actions and faster searches on a specific volume or folder
- Customizable searches- Find any type of file while using special actions
- Cookie Editor enhancement- CookieTosser(TM)/Internet Cache Finder(TM) now edits by creation date, server name and automatically delete cookies from selected servers every time the feature is run
- System Menu for Mac OS X- A desktop menu bar gives immediate access to all Spring Cleaning searches
- QuickCompare optimization- Compares Mac OS X files AND folders and application packages
- Mac OS X optimization- Greater performance with support for application packages/bundles, extensions, support for long file names and larger file sizes, change permissions from within Spring Cleaning, and more.
- Root Access allowances- Mac OS X feature gives extended access privileges
- Search Filter access- Easier access to search filter settings both before and after a search
- Extended Standard Mode features- Advanced Mode actions now accessible within Standard Mode

"Spring Cleaning helps all Macintosh users achieve two basic goals: keeping their Mac running at optimal performance and helping them take control over their Internet experience," said Pauline Shumake, product manager.

Includes 16+ Power Cleaning Tools
The 16 cleaning options included are: AccessMonitor(TM), Alias Fixer, Custom Search, Document Finder(TM), Duplicates Finder(TM), Empty Folder Finder(TM), Fat App Slimmer(TM), File Checker(TM), Font Finder(TM), Mail Cleaner(TM), Help Finder(TM), Internet Cache Finder(TM), MacUninstaller(TM), Orphan Adopter(TM), Orphaned Pref Finder(TM), Storage Items Finder(TM). Plus the bonus program, iClean for Internet privacy and clutter removal, includes Cookie Tosser, Alias Fixer(TM), Web Cache Files Remover(TM), Internet History Files Remover(TM), and Empty Trash.

To learn more about Spring Cleaning, visit:
http://www.aladdinsys.com/springcleaning/index.html.

Pricing, Availability and Requirements
Spring Cleaning ($49.99) and iClean 5.0 (also sold separately, $29.99) are available directly from Aladdin www.aladdinsys.com/store. Spring Cleaning is also sold at major retailers, mail order catalogs, and through Aladdin's international partner network aladdinsys.com/store/international.html. Spring Cleaning is distributed by Ingram Micro, EMJ Data Systems LTD, The Douglas Stewart Company, Softline UK and PICA Software.

A special $29.99 offer is being extended to registered owners of Mac disk utilities made by Symantec, Micromat, Alsoft, Webroot and Casady & Greene.

Upgrade Pricing
Upgrades are available directly from Aladdin for $29.99 for registered owners of Spring Cleaning and iClean or by submitting the $20 mail-in rebate from retailers nationwide. More information is available at
http://www.aladdinsys.com/store/upgrades.html

Spring Cleaning requires a Power Macintosh computer, running Mac OS 8.6 or higher, including Mac OS X, with at least 8MB of RAM; Carbon Lib 1.5 or higher.

Aladdin Systems, Inc: The Leader in Access Management(TM) Founded in 1988, Aladdin Systems, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Aladdin Systems Holdings, Inc. (OTC BB: ALHI), develops and publishes award-winning business and consumer products, including StuffIt, the complete compression solution for Windows, Macintosh, Linux and Solaris platforms. Aladdin's software offers a range of solutions to increase user efficiency in the areas of information access, removal, recovery, security and Internet distribution. For more information on Aladdin's products, visit: www.aladdinsys.com.

Aladdin is located at 245 Westridge Drive, Watsonville, CA 95076, USA; telephone: (831)761-6200; Fax: (831)761-6206. For more information about Aladdin, visit the company Web site at: www.aladdinsys.com or e-mail: info@aladdinsys.com.

Jennifer Watson
PR & Event Manager
Aladdin Systems, Inc. (OTC BB: ALHI)
245 Westridge Drive
Watsonville, CA 95076 USA
email: jennifer@aladdinsys.com
Phone: 831-768-3630 (direct)
Fax: 831-761-6206
http://www.aladdinsys.com/

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