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XtraFinder add tabs and extra features to Finder:
  • Tabs (experimental)
  • Dual Panel, Dual Window
  • Arrange folders on top
  • Cut & Paste
  • Global hotkeys.
  • "Copy Path", "Show Hidden Items", "Refresh", "New File", "Copy to", "Move to", "New Terminal Here", "Contents", "Select...", ... .
  • Light text on dark background
  • Colorful icons in Sidebar.
  • Much more

What's New

Version 0.20.1:
  • Works on OSX 10.10 Developer Preview 3
  • Added "Export Preferences" and "Import Preferences" to XtraFinder menu
  • Fixed a few minor bugs

Requirements

OS X 10.6.8 or later

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Cannot leave Celms BullSh*t on top of the list. This App is on of the best free apps. Tran Ky Nam thank you and go aheat. You're good.

5 people found this review helpful
Version 0.18.2
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GianMarco-Tavazzani Member IconReview+128
GianMarco-Tavazzani
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I'm an asshole, can't help :-)
I give ONLY 4 and half stars to PUSH this BRILLIANT developer to keep striving to make it THE BEST (and I hope that Apple, in a rare moment of policy wisdom, will price him including all his efforts to make its Finder -by EVER one of the slowest evolving parts of its OS- better and better!).
Yes, for sure there are still some little bugs and could be faster and-and but… WHAT A GREAT GEM!
A 'Must Have', no ways!

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Version 0.20.1
polocanada Member IconComment+25
polocanada
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Small issue:
If i have 2 pares of panes joined (4 tabs (A.B,C,D), all of them are joined in 2 pairs in 2-pane view e.g .A-B and C-D), when i move a file from 1st 2-pane (A-B) to 2nd 2-pane (C-D) it doesn't allow me to move the document to a specific tab. The arrow will show where the panes are joined, but wouldn't show specific pane. I want to move document from pane A to pane D. If I do that, document will end up in pane C instead of pane D.

This is hard to describe but I can do a video if required.

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Version 0.20.1
polocanada Member IconComment+25
polocanada
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In Finder, by double clicking on any parent folder in the PATH (bottom of the Finder window) the specific folder opens. In XtraFinder clicking on the path doesn't do anything.
Am I missing something in the configuration?

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Version 0.20.1
polocanada
+1

I apologize.
It does actually work. But only after I restarted Finder. That's odd. I didn't even need to restart XtraFinder to get this working again.
False alarm. Ignore this item.

GianMarco-Tavazzani
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You're working hard to contribute to develop this gem so… better to make a mistake and apologise than be 'indifferent' ;-)

polocanada Member IconComment+25
polocanada
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Works ok on 10.9.3. Because a user below reported issues, I wait with update to 10.9.4. I noticed the latest July 9 update fixed the crashing of XtraFInder on 10.9.3. Perhaps same crashing was fixed on 10.9.4. I wait for more people to confirm it works before I do system update. I could live without the double pane view, but not without color icons and color labels. I hope not all Apple engineers are stubborn.

I noticed two issues on 10.9.3 however and XtraFInder:

1. Restarting Finder using menu in XtraFinder causes the XtraFinder to crash and needs to be restarted.

2. If 2 finder panels are side by side (with right panel side bar hidden either through options in XtraFinder or through hiding it manually), I can't resize the left panel at all. I can resize it to become bigger than right panel but I can't make left panel narrower than right panel, it doesn't let me to.

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Version 0.20.1
polocanada
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I should clarify, actually the size of panes can't be changed in either way. I wish XtraFinder would provide ability to resize the two panes in either way in 2 pane window.

GianMarco-Tavazzani
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Colours in the sidebar
I LLOVE your 'foolish REAL Mac-fan attitude'; without people like US, 'refreshing the memory' of these guys leading now Apple from Cupertino to Wall Street, that the visionar attitude of Steve who mesmerised us, was based on BEAUTY, harmony, 'waste of resources' to make our working environment a nice place for living, not a hospital, a prison or -worst!- an… OFFICE!
By the way, there are by time ways to have back our colours (just in the sidebar of the finder, still not in the 'open' windows and -sob!- not in Mail nor the going to be worst and worst iTunes!), but already the fact that Tran Ky Nam putted it as a priority, an 'il va sans dire', shows his intelligent taste and REAL 'Mac imprinting'!
Something lost by the new MicroBrain-like followers, loosing a battle after the other and reducing yea after year the immense advantage left to them as heritage by Steve!

Rafaespada Member IconReview+3
Rafaespada
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In Mavericks I had a little problem, the color labels are dissapear in SMB volumes, the tags are correctly applied but the color was not showing in finder's windown.

Now with this utility the color was comming back t my SMB volumens windows.

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Version 0.20.1
Shakes Member IconReview+6
Shakes
+3

I give this 5 stars just for giving me back my colored file names.

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Version 0.20.1
RavenNevermore Member IconComment+1313
RavenNevermore
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I love this app, but lately it has become very unstable on OS X 10.9.4. It's been hanging and crashing a lot. And once it crashes you can't bring the Finder forward by clicking on the Dock icon. Relaunching it doesn't help. So the only alternative is to log out and back in again.

I had to stop using it for the time being. :( Hope it's fixed soon.

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Version 0.20
Brooklyn_Al
+1

I have 10.9.4 on several computers and have not experienced that issue. Have you tried to uninstall and reinstall Xtrafinder? I did have a problem on one of my computers with Snow leopard but re-installing Xtrafinder solved the problem.

Endymion0000 Member IconComment+72
Endymion0000
+0

The Appearance feature Legacy label color painting has an "Enabled for Desktop" checkbox that when unchecked comes back as checked every time Xtrafinder restarts or the computer reboots. The setting is not being saved correctly.

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Version 0.20
artie505 Member IconReview+88
artie505
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INDISPENSABLE!!!

But I can't find "Option to disable "Arrange folders on top" on Desktop to prevent refreshing problem", and the dev hasn't responded to my e-mail, so will somebody please point me to it?

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Version 0.20
Brooklyn_Al
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Open XtraFinder preferences select "Features" and the option is the second from the top...uncheck it.

artie505
+0

Nope! The second option from the top is "Arrange folders on top".

"Option to disable "Arrange folders on top" on Desktop to prevent refreshing problem" remains MIA.

Brooklyn_Al
+0

I am running Mavericks 10.9.3 and below/a sub item of "Arrange folders" on top is......"Enabled for desktop(may cause refreshing problem)...is that what you are looking for?

artie505
+1

Ah ha!

It's a 10.6.8 glitch; I've just got an empty space there.

Thanks.

Ilyeah Member IconComment+5
Ilyeah
+2

| Added "Delete permanently"
Thank you

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Version 0.20
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Ryan_b4ede077
Version 0.20.1
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Runtime
Version 0.20.1
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Version 0.20
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David Losada Soler
Version 0.20
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PiztolW9746
Version 0.19.2
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Zeroin
Version 0.19.2
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KrisztianS1289
Version 0.19
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Denny
Version 0.19
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Runner1
Version 0.19
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Version 0.18.2
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Downloads 126,221
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Type Utilities / System
License Free
Date 09 Jul 2014
Platform Intel 64 / OS X / Intel 32
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