Hidden Finder Features

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On: 2014-04-14 23:28:52
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What is Hidden Finder Features?

This control panel performs the exactly same the same function as the "Secret Finder Features" extension , except that it is user-configurable.

This control panel does not install any (conflict-inducing) patches or INITs, it simply enables features that were already in the Finder.

Beginning with Finder 7.5.4/System 7.5.2. and up, Apple added a couple of features to the Finder, but did not enable them, apparantly for want of testing. They are:

  • Control-Drag an item to make an alias to it
  • Command-R to Reveal the original item of an alias
  • Command-Delete Moves selection to the Trash
  • Enable/Disable the zoom rectangles when opening/closing windows and gridding


Download Hidden Finder Features for Mac

hidden_finder_features.sit (3.94 KiB / 4.03 KB)
System 7.0 - 7.6 / compressed w/ Stuffit
22 / 2014-04-14 / c7be7f7489ea4e47a350c87978ca5cc1d6bee990 / /


Architecture


Motorola 68K



Compatibility notes


Emulating this? It should run fine under: Basilisk II




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