XtraFinder add Tabs and features to Mac Finder

XtraFinder for Mac

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Download XtraFinder 1.8

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  • Latest Version:

    XtraFinder 1.8 LATEST

  • Requirements:

    macOS 11.0 Big Sur or later

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  • Author / Product:

    Tran Ky Nam / XtraFinder for Mac

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XtraFinder for Mac allows for a lot of useful extensions for macOS Finder such as toggle for showing hidden files, tab browsing, cut/paste function, copying a file-path, refresh, right-click for new file and so much more!

Features and Highlights

Quick access to dozens of functions made available in menus, context menu, toolbar. Copy Path, Attributes, Contents, New Terminal Here, Make Symbolic Link, New File, Copy to, Move to, Show Hidden Items, Hide Desktop, etc.

Press Command + X to cut, press Command + P to paste. Natural Cut and Paste experience.

Copy and move files one by one, no matter how many times you press Copy/Cut/Paste shortcut without waiting for previous operations to complete.

Tabbed and Dual Panel file management. For legacy Finder without native Tabs support.

Keep folders above of files. For legacy Finder.

To see complete file name of all files without manually adjust column width.

Pretty label drawing like legacy Finder. Custom color, also known as light text on dark background. Colorful icons in Sidebar. Transparent window.

Display folder item count in List view. Display size of selected items in Status Bar. Press Enter or Return to open selection. Middle-click to open folder in new window or new tab.

Note: XtraFinder will work in OS X 10.11 El Capitan only if you partially disable System Integrity Protection using the "csrutil enable --without debug" command after booting into Recovery OS.

What's new in this version:

XtraFinder 1.8
- Updated for macOS 13
- Support Apple silicon

XtraFinder 1.7
- Updated for macOS 12
- Built for ARM64 Mac
- You can skip this update if you are using macOS 10

XtraFinder 1.6.2
- Updated for Mac OS 11.4. You can skip this update if you are using an older Mac OS version

XtraFinder 1.6.1
- Changed Tabs's appearance
- Removed Tabs style option
- Supports all Mac OS versions back to 10.6

XtraFinder 1.5.3
- Removed XtraFinderUpdater because of many issue reports on Catalina
- Brought back option to disable "Legacy label color" for Desktop
- Removed Installer for OS 10.6 - 10.13. Please manually copy two files to install XtraFinder, and copy one file to update XtraFinder

XtraFinder 1.5.2
- Added Alternating row colors for Column View
- Added XtraFinderLoader, Install.command, Uninstall.command and updated instruction for OS X 10.15 Catalina
- XtraFinder's apps are notarized

XtraFinder 1.5.1
- Updated for OS X 10.15 Catalina. No improvement for earlier OS X versions

XtraFinder 1.5
- New: Support Shift-Select in Icons View
- Fixed: Legacy label color - Fill entire row in List View
- Fixed bugs in Tabs

XtraFinder 1.4.2
- Tabs: Fixed a bug since version 1.3 that may cause random crashes, reported by a few users
- Tabs: Minor UI improvements
- Added "Fill entire row in List View" option for "Legacy label color"

XtraFinder 1.4.1
- Tabs: Fixed a crash and some minor issues
- Tabs: Center align tab icon and title
- Tabs: Added option "Expand tabs to fill available space"
- Added EULA

XtraFinder 1.4
- New: Automatically select previous folder after Go Back
- New: Show progress bars on Dock icon
- New: Tabs - Show Tab index
- Tabs: bring back old drop behavior - allow drop items directly on tab to move / copy items
- New option: Ignore iCloud Drive for Shows colorful icons in the sidebar
- Fixed Copy to / Move to on OS X 10.14
- Fixed crash by XtraFinderUpdater on OS X 10.14 with SIP enabled

XtraFinder 1.3.10
- Fixed a bug in Automatically adjust width of columns
- Tabs: Added option Restore last closed window when clicking Dock icon
- Tabs: Fixed a minor issue: opening directory from Desktop does not bring window to front. Never show full path in tab

XtraFinder 1.3.9
- Change log not available for this version

XtraFinder 1.3.8
- Improved Tabs: many internal changes, fixed some major issues on OS X 10.6 10.9 10.11 and minor issues on OS X 10.14, removed all memory leaks, fixed a potential crash
- Fixed minor issues in Legacy label color
- Improved Copy path - Terminal path

XtraFinder 1.3.7
- Fixed a crash in Tabs
- Fixed Tabs on OS X 10.7 and 10.8

XtraFinder 1.3.6
- Fixed major bugs in Tabs

XtraFinder 1.3.5
- Tabs: bug fixes and improvements
- Added Folders on top for all sort types on OS X 10.12 - 10.14
- Performance improvement for "Automatically adjust width of columns"

XtraFinder 1.3.4
- Fixed a major issue in previous version in Tabs on OS X 10.14
- Added "Decrease color brightness" option for "Legacy label color"
- Other minor bug fixes

XtraFinder 1.3.3
- Added "Show Sidebar at center" for Dual Panel mode
- Updated Tabs for OS X 10.14.3
- Other bug fixes and improvements

XtraFinder 1.3.2
- Fixed and improved Tabs, added "New Dual Panel" shortcut

XtraFinder 1.3.1
- Fixed issues and missing functions in Tabs in version 1.3
- Fixed other issues and crashes

XtraFinder 1.3
- Remade Tabs and Dual Panel, supports OS X 10.6 - 10.14

XtraFinder 1.2.3
- Added optional fixes for a few rare issues
- Added option "Hide XtraFinder menu in menubar"
- Other minor bug fixes

XtraFinder 1.2.2
- New Beta version for OS X 10.14 Mojave with SIP enabled
- Fixed some bugs and crashes. Improved stability of several functions
- Improved stability of "Automatically calculate size", should fixed issue "Get Info" not show at first click
- Changed drawing of Label in sidebar
- Improved Label color adjust option

XtraFinder 1.2.1
- New: Open directory from Spotlight in new tab
- Added option to choose between Command + Number or Control + Number to switch tabs
- "Light text on dark background" now works in Icon view mode
- "Arrange folders on top" now works on OS X 10.11
- Fixed "Legacy label color painting" on OS X 10.11
- Fixed minor bugs of "Automatically adjust width of columns", "New File"

XtraFinder 1.2
- Redone "Legacy label color painting". Added option: Maximize label color saturation
- New feature: Compress to & Expand to
- New feature: Add XtraFinder's function to Dock menu
- "Middle-click to open in new tab" now works on the sidebar
- New feature: Use Control + Number shortcuts to switch tabs. This replaces similar option that was previously provided by XtraFinder's Tabs, and supports Finder's native tabs
- Other minor fixes and improvements

XtraFinder 1.1
- Fixed some reported crashes.
- New feature: Workspace. For saving and opening multiple windows or tabs. "Workspace" replaces (and is better than) the "Windows" function that was previously provided by XtraFinder's Tabs.
- Other minor changes.

XtraFinder 1
- Support latest OS X Mojave

XtraFinder 0.28
- Updated for the latest OS X 10.13
- Fixed a few problems in OS X 10.6 and 10.7

XtraFinder 0.27
- XtraFinder now runs without disabling System Integrity Protection
- First installation still requires System Integrity Protection disabled
- Updating does not require disabling System Integrity Protection

XtraFinder 0.26
- Update for OS X 10.12

XtraFinder 0.25.9
- Change log not available for this version

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