Tag Archives: Finder

Removing context menu options

When I installed Sync, it added an annoying entry in the context menu = what you see when you right click on a file in Finder. To get rid of it, go to System Preferences -> Extensions and uncheck the … Continue reading

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Show hidden files in Finder in OSX Mavericks

The instructions for how to do this in Terminal.app have changed subtly. The new commands are defaults write com.apple.finder AppleShowAllFiles -boolean true killall Finder Yay!

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Finder bar silliness

In previous versions of OS X, you could drag any folder icon into a space on the Finder toolbar and its icon would be added to the toolbar. This stopped working in Mavericks (10.9). Booo. The solution is very simple. … Continue reading

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