Mac Power Users 481: Finder and Its Alternatives


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At the heart of the macOS experience is Finder, which is part file manager, part search tool and a whole lot more. Its smiling blue icon boasts many features, and third-party developers have written tools to make it even more powerful for those users who need more.

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Links and Show Notes:

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Macstock Conference & Expo | July 27 & 28 2019
MPU Talk
AirPods - Apple
Mophie wireless charging base - Apple Store
Get to know the Finder on your Mac - Apple Support
Finder (software) - Wikipedia
About the Spatial Finder… | Ars Technica
Finder Icon Pillow — Throwboy
Sort items, group icons, and resize columns in the Finder on Mac - Apple Support
Aqua Screenshot Library – 512 Pixels
How to Use Finder Quick Actions in macOS Mojave - MacRumors
How to use Stacks on your Mac - Apple Support
Cocoatech – Path Finder for macOS
ForkLift 3 - most advanced file manager and FTP client for macOS
Transmit 5
Setapp | The best apps for Mac in one suite
Default Folder X
HoudahSpot — Powerful File Search Tool for Mac
XtraFinder add Tabs, Dual Panel, and numerous features to Mac's native Finder
About System Integrity Protection on your Mac - Apple Support

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