Finder

Finder not restoring open windows and tabs on restart

Are you finding (no pun intended) that Finder is not consistently restoring open windows and tabs when you restart OS X? Here's a few possible solutions.

XtraFinder – TotalFinder Alternative

Mavericks has added some long overdue features to Finder, such as Tabs. I've been using tabs for a few years, and I'm glad to see that a third party app is no longer required. But there are still many nifty features apps like TotalFinder provide. Now there's a free equivalent of TotalFinder. Learn about it here...

Quicklook plugins for EPUB files

Do you have epub eBooks on your computer? Here's a way to get QuickLook (part of OS X) to extract and present useful data from these epub files.

ZIP and Archive viewer for OS X QuickLook

If you work with archived files (ZIP, RAR, TAR, etc.) wouldn't it be handy if the OS X QuickLook feature could show you the contents without having to open the file? Here's how to do that...

Remove duplicate entries in Open With menu

Open With menu getting loaded with duplicate application entries? Nice one Apple. Here are instructions on how to remove duplicates from the OS X Finder Open With menu.

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