Articles posted on January 7th, 2010

Mac OS X’s Finder (10.6): Option-click on ‘More Info…’ opens inspector

Thursday, January 7th, 2010 • 7:12 pm

It is one of those small details that help restore one’s faith in Apple’s on-going ability and willingness to fine-tune its user interface in the name of consistency and usability. In the Finder, in column view, when a file preview is displayed in the last column on the right because a file is selected in […]

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Mac OS X’s Finder: Now saves open windows in real time?

Thursday, January 7th, 2010 • 3:45 pm

It used to be that Mac OS X’s Finder application would only save its current status—i.e. its currently open windows, along with each window’s size and position—when quit. Since Mac OS X’s Finder does not have a “Quit Finder” command in its application window, the only way to quit it is to go through the […]

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