Hazel
Hazel
5.0.6

3.9

Hazel free download for Mac

Hazel for Mac

04 March 2021

Create rules for organizing and cleaning folders.

What is Hazel for Mac

Hazel is your personal housekeeper, organizing and cleaning folders based on rules you define. Hazel can also manage your trash and uninstall your applications.

Organize your files using a familiar rule interface. Filter on the file's name, type, date, the site or email address it came from and more. And do more than just file. You can set color labels, Spotlight keywords and comments and even archive files. Hazel also cleans, sporting options to clean out incomplete and duplicate downloads. All this is done automatically in the background allowing you to focus on your real work.

In addition, Hazel can manage your Trash for you, relieving you of having to empty it yourself.

What's new in Hazel

Version 5.0.6:
User interface changes:
  • Fixed crash on launch when using synced rules.
  • Fixed synced rules not appearing.
  • Fixed crash when dragging rules while there is an active search filter.
  • Fixed rule status not updating certain attributes like date last matched when refreshed.
  • Fixed sporadic crash when bringing up the pattern editor with custom attributes available.
  • Various other fixes.
Core changes:
  • Fixed not being able to import into Photos Library in some cases.
  • Matching month names in dates now ignores diacritics/accents.
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wrk24wheel-2
wrk24wheel-2
Mar 10 2021
5.0.6
2.0
Mar 10 2021
2.0
Version: 5.0.6
Stick with v4.4.5 if you have not upgraded to Catalina, which I have no intention of ever doing. I will move to a PC before upgrading to Catalina. Tried v5 before paying the rip off $20 for an upgrade. Glad I didn't as this version stinks. 4.4.5 is a much better reliable version that just works. If you are considering the upgrade, I don't even think I would do it if it were free.
mherndz-1
mherndz-1
Feb 27 2021
5.0.5
0.0
Feb 27 2021
0.0
Version: 5.0.5
This has to be the dumbest "tagging" app I've ever tried. Even the MacOS tagging (which sucks) is better. Set up Hazel rules, it does and monitors nothing. Useless, LOL!
Sw-tester
Sw-tester
Feb 13 2021
5.0.5
5.0
Feb 13 2021
5.0
Version: 5.0.5
Excellent software and support! Usually I am posting negative reviews about some bad software. But Hazel really is great. Been using Hazel for a long time. Upgraded to 5 and has been smooth.
Ward
Ward
Jan 25 2021
5.0.5
5.0
Jan 25 2021
5.0
Version: 5.0.5
When I recently upgraded to Hazel 5, I discovered its "App Sweep" feature that seems to be a replacement for AppDelete. Since AppDelete appears to have no future, I've removed it from my Login Items, and enabled Hazel's App Sweep. I'm curious what differences I may encounter the next time I update or delete an application.
F451
F451
Jan 22 2021
5.0.5
5.0
Jan 22 2021
5.0
Version: 5.0.5
Version 5 really upped its game. I like it much better as an app verses the previous versions being a Preference Pane. I've been a longtime user of Hazel, and it's because it does so much in the background without me having to do anything but initial setups of what actions I want performed. Now it does even more.
MattSD
MattSD
Dec 7 2020
5.0.3
5.0
Dec 7 2020
5.0
Version: 5.0.3
Version 5 made a huge step forward by moving to a stand alone app instead of a system preference pane. This change created a much smoother user experience on both Catalina and Big Sur. Hazel is the first app I install on any new Mac and it sits quietly in the background running tasks I've created with Hazel's powerful rule editor. For me it's sorting documents and running them through OCR, managing media files, keeping exported photos organized by date and location, and other repetitive tasks.
mckmck
mckmck
Nov 22 2020
5.0.1
1.0
Nov 22 2020
1.0
Version: 5.0.1
It does not work at all on macOS Catalina does not start and does not show the icon in the preferences panel, in short, it does not work at all
RC62
RC62
Nov 21 2020
5.0.1
5.0
Nov 21 2020
5.0
Version: 5.0.1
Great utility. I have been using Hazel for some years now and depend on it to keep my downloads folder cleaned up. Hazel zips and sorts my application downloads and then moves them to my network repository.
Helmo-Hass
Helmo-Hass
Nov 20 2020
5.0.1
1.0
Nov 20 2020
1.0
Version: 5.0.1
If you are still using 10.13.6 i strongly suggest to Stick with 4.x.x, even if they claim its supported, the application has plenty of bugs and UI glitches, 5.0.1 is worst then 5.0 actually, its now obvious that many new softwares releases made to work under Big S will have hard life on previous systems. And today is 10.13 Abandonware DAY. Another farewell
Kozzy49
Kozzy49
Jun 12 2020
4.4.5
5.0
Jun 12 2020
5.0
Version: 4.4.5
Excellent private eye keeping, everything in order
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App requirements: 
  • Intel 64
  • macOS 10.13.0 or later
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