Branding Iron
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Mark your files with Spotlight search keywords.   Free
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Spotlight is nice to search files using keywords, but it doesn't let you associate arbitrary keywords to your files. With Branding Iron, you will mark your files and make them easily searchable. Imagine you want to label a dozen of files as belonging to "Project Brinkman". The traditional way to organize them is to put them in a folder called Project Brinkman But now, with Branding Iron and Spotlight, you can just mark them, store them in whatever folder or hard disk (for example, by category : Accounting, Budget, Engineering, Artworks, ...) and then create a Smart Folder called "Project
What's New
  • Re-released as open source freeware.
Requirements
PPC, Mac OS X 10.4 or later







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Anonymous reviewed on 19 May 2005
How is this different or better than simply choosing "Get Info" and placing keywords in the "Spotlight Comments" field? (I'm not asking that sarcastically.)
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JimW commented on 19 May 2005
FYI: Batch Apply Spotlight is free although I have not tried either program
[Version 1.0b1]


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Guntis had trouble on 16 Jan 2006
What has happened to Branding Iron? I downloaded version 1.0b from your web site and when I opened it I got the message that it has been expired and I need to buy it. Pressing Visit Website button Safari opens your home page, but there is no link to any web store to buy it... And actually this is the first time I download and try this software. Why am I asked to buy it immediately without testing it first?
[Version 1.0b1]


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Downloads:3,596
Version Downloads:3,013
Type:Utilities : File Management
License:Free
Date:30 Jan 2006
Platform:PPC 32 / OS X
Price:Free0.00
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Spotlight is nice to search files using keywords, but it doesn't let you associate arbitrary keywords to your files. With Branding Iron, you will mark your files and make them easily searchable. Imagine you want to label a dozen of files as belonging to "Project Brinkman". The traditional way to organize them is to put them in a folder called Project Brinkman But now, with Branding Iron and Spotlight, you can just mark them, store them in whatever folder or hard disk (for example, by category : Accounting, Budget, Engineering, Artworks, ...) and then create a Smart Folder called "Project Brinkman". Automagically, your files will be here. You can move them, modify them, rename them. They will be marked forever.


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