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File Matey is a user friendly file utility for the ordinary mac user. It's advanced but at the same time very simple. File Matey allows the user to fully control his files.

File Matey gives you change attributes like:

  • Locked
  • Hidden extension
  • Visibility
  • Name locked
  • Custom Icon
  • Bundle bit
  • Alias
  • Has been inited
  • Stationary
  • Creation/modified date
  • File/creator type
  • Name
  • Change icons Permissions
  • Change owner permissions
  • Do it in Admin mode
  • Delete annoying .ds_store files
  • Create a trashcan on your desktop

What's New

Version 1.1.2:
  • Fix: Authorization improvement
  • Fix: Preferences Default bug


Mac OS X 10.3.9 or later

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File Matey User Discussion

4.7 3


Current Version (1.x)


Downloads 8,230
Version Downloads 6,302
License Shareware
Date 01 Oct 2008
Platform OS X / PPC 32 / Intel 32
Price $5.00
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