FileShaper

1.0.1 05 Apr 2004

`Get Info` replacement with many features.

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Developer website: Vertical Eye

FileShaper strives to be the best "Get Info" replacement for Mac OS X. Change file characteristics, perform group renaming, set custom icons, and much more with FileShaper, the only Mac OS X file manipulation program that works as easily with 100 files as it does with a single file. If your find the discloser triangles in the standard "Get Info" window annoying this is the application for you.

Features:

Change most Mac OS X file attributes;

  • Type Code
  • Creator Code
  • Hide Extension
  • Stationery
  • Invisible
  • Locked
  • Owner
  • Group
  • Owner Access (Permissions)
  • Group Access (Permissions)
  • World Access (Permissions)
  • SUID, SGID and the sticky bit
  • Created Date
  • Modified Date
Five ways to open files:
  • FileShaper contextual menu plugin (control-click)
  • Open command in File menu
  • Open Quickly command in File menu
  • Drag files to the window
  • Drag files to the applications icon

Three ways to make changes:

  • Change
  • Change All
  • Apply to All

Other features:

  • Authenticate as an administrator when working with files you don't own
  • Set custom file icons using icon files or almost any image file
  • Remove custom icons
  • Rename files
  • Change file extensions
  • Move files
  • Group renaming
  • Change extensions on a group of files
  • Move a group of files
  • Many preferences
  • All attributes are accessible in one window -- no hidden features
  • Complete control over what attributes are changed using change checkboxes
  • Modeless design
  • Simplicity

What's New

Version 1.0.1:
  • Fixed a crash the occurred on launch while using Jaguar
  • Added Italian localization
  • German localization now display the correct word for counting
  • Now displays numbers formatted according to the system preferences

Requirements

Mac OS X 10.2 or later

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Details

Downloads
4,549
Version Downloads
2,493
Type
Utilities / System
License
Shareware
Date
05 Apr 2004
Platform
OS X / PPC 32
Price
$9.00