ColorfulSidebar offers a simple but pleasing visual modification for OS X 10.7's Finder.
OS X 10.7 brought greyscale icons to the Mac OS X Finder window sidebar, but if you'd rather have some color back in your desktop window sidebars, you can get this done easily through a third party plugin.
If you've been following some of our other Lion tips, you may already have SIMBL installed, otherwise it's a small download.
- Download and install SIMBL, which you can get here
- Download the ColorfulSidebar SIMBL plugin (direct link) or visit the
- Add the target application to Info.plist.
- PowerboxInjector is no longer required when used in EasySIMBL1.6 or more.
- OS X 10.7 or later