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Shiny Droplets are a bundle of small applications that integrate with the finder toolbar, providing a fast shortcut to your favourite text editor.


  • Files dropped onto a droplet will open altogether in the same editor window (provided the editor supports that).
  • Selecting files and then clicking a droplet will make each file open in its own editor window.
  • Finder integrations (look and feel and items selection)
  • Shiny Droplets are free and open source!

What's New

Version 2.0:
  • Added Espresso droplet
  • Currently supported editors:
    • Espresso
    • Xcode
    • TextMate
    • BBEdit
    • Coda
    • MacVim
    • Emacs
    • Smultron


Mac OS X 10.4 or later

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5 1


Current Version (2.x)


Downloads 1,426
Version Downloads 972
License Free
Date 13 Oct 2009
Platform OS X / PPC 32 / Intel 32
Price Free
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