Path Finder version history

7.6.2 (11-06-2017)

  • Fixes empty keyboard preferences list on macOS 10.13 (High Sierra).

  • Fixes secure delete on APFS volumes.

*Fixed some other minor incompatibilities with macOS 10.13 (High Sierra).

7.6.1 (10-16-2017)

  • Improved non-Spotlight search on APFS volumes.

  • Fixed desktop icons positions on macOS 10.13 (High Sierra).

  • Fixed Sidebar and Find window graphical issues on macOS 10.13 (High Sierra).

  • Other minor improvements and fixes.

7.6 (09-25-2017)

  • File copying defaults to file cloning available only on APFS formatted disks.

  • Fixed various crashes, exceptions and incompatibilities when running on macOS 10.13 (High Sierra).

  • Other minor improvements and fixes.

7.5 (05-23-2017)

  • Dropbox support is completely redesigned with v2.0 API.

  • Other minor improvements and fixes.

7.4.6 (03-14-2017)

  • Fixed authenticated operations failure due to problematic code signing certificate.

7.4.5 (03-02-2017)

  • Fixed hanging and crashing and other issues some users were experiencing after updating macOS to version 10.12.2.

  • Other minor fixes and tweaks.

7.4.1 (10-10-2016)

  • Fixed drag'n'drop and copy/paste issues with some sandboxed applications.

  • Other minor fixes and tweaks.

7.4 (09-20-2016)

  • Fixed numerous small macOS 10.12 Sierra compatibility issues.

  • Fixed potential data loss bug when moving files to network servers.

  • Improved iTerm2 v3 compatibility.

  • Improved opening external terminal sessions.

  • Fixed folder name selection while renaming.

  • Fixed multiple items dragging into some sandboxed applications.

  • Other minor fixes and tweaks.

7.3.3 (04-26-2016)

  • Path Finder is now compatible with iTerm2 v3 as an external terminal application.

  • Improved terminal preferences (open in new window/tab), which now work for external terminal applications too.

  • Fixed toolbar items menu updates.

  • Other minor fixes and tweaks.

7.3.2 (02-08-2016)

  • Sidebar and shelf modules changed to show "iCloud Drive" and "All My Files" items.

  • Fixed "All My Files" item selection.

  • Fixed Spotlight search for items of "Any Kind".

  • Improved Spotlight search result refreshing.

  • Other minor fixes and tweaks.

7.3.1 (12-07-2015)

  • Fixed some network issues when searching for SMB/CIFS shares/volumes in the local network.

7.3 (11-18-2015)

  • Saving search results and criteria as smart folder.

  • Improved discovery of SMB/CIFS shares/volumes in the local network.

  • Other minor fixes and performance and stability improvements.

7.2.1 (10-20-2015)

  • Fixed several El Capitan (OS X 10.11) compatibility issues.

  • Fixed some Retina display graphical issues.

  • Fixed crash reporter opening on launch.

7.2 (09-29-2015)

  • Fixed authenticated operations execution under El Capitan (OS X 10.11).

  • Fixed “Get Info” windows crashes under El Capitan (OS X 10.11).

  • Fixed several graphical issues and glitches under El Capitan (OS X 10.11).

  • Fixed concurrent execution of more authenticated operations.

  • Fixed labels/tags names localisation issue.

  • Other minor fixes and performance and stability improvements.

7.1.5 (04-27-2015)

  • Improved revealer behavior.

  • Improved speed of file copying.

  • Other minor fixes and performance and stability improvements.

7.1.4 (04-09-2015)

  • Fixed copying of some files with long names and non-ASCII characters.

  • Fixed selection tool for images (now excludes PDFs).

  • Fixed deletion of entries in "Connect to Server" panel.

  • Fixed crashes on "Tags and Rating" module window.

  • Fixed lost buttons focus rings.

  • Fixed closing of "zombie" terminal sessions.

  • Improved revealer behavior.

  • Improved speed of file copying.

  • Other minor fixes and performance and stability improvements.

7.1.3 (03-18-2015)

  • Fixed modification dates of files copied to SMB linux shares.

  • Fixed errors when copying files with rare ACL and permission combinations.

  • Fixed some copy/move/delete error handling.

  • Fixed some minor UI glitches.

  • Other minor fixes and performance and stability improvements.

7.1.2 (02-18-2015)

  • Fixed jump-scrolling issue in the list view.

  • Fixed shelves synchronization in the Dual Pane mode.

  • Fixed dragging onto application bundles in the column view.

  • Added path selection customizable gradient for better path selection distinction.

  • Other minor fixes and performance and stability improvements.

7.1.1 (01-20-2015)

  • Improved file copying between different disks/volumes.

  • Fixed keyboard selection in the column view.

  • Fixed scrolling of the first item in the list view in Yosemite.

  • Fixed memory leak when previewing PDF documents in Yosemite.

  • Fixed drawing of the Sidebar in shelf modules in Yosemite.

  • Other minor fixes and performance and stability improvements.

7.1 (12-29-2014)

  • UI changes and improvements to match Yosemite style.

  • File copying and moving performance enhancements.

  • Fixed copy/move/delete error and conflict dialogs under Yosemite.

  • Improved keyboard selection in the list and columns views.

  • Fixed revealing files under Yosemite.

  • Fixed checksum calculation for files bigger than 4 GB.

  • Fixed SketchUp file preview.

  • Fixed EasyDraw file preview.

  • Fixed dragging and dropping multiple files into the terminal window and module.

  • Fixed sidebar width changes when new windows are opened.

  • Improved shelf modules positioning and preservation.

  • Other performance and stability improvements.

7.0.7 (10-27-2014)

  • Copying and moving files improvements and fixes.

  • Searching for file tags improvements.

7.0.6 (10-19-2014)

  • Stability improvements.

7.0.5 (10-16-2014)

  • Added support for iCloud Drive under Yosemite.

  • Added option to restore View Options defaults for all view types.

  • Other performance and stability improvements.

7.0.4 (10-07-2014)

  • Fixed preservation of folders modification dates when moving files across volumes.

  • Other performance and stability improvements.

7.0.3 (09-26-2014)

  • Added Dropbox "Copy Public Link" feature.

  • Fixed SSL errors when connecting to Dropbox.

  • Fixed "Shared Folder" bar shown even if file sharing is off.

  • Fixed contextual menu and inline preview for items on Desktop.

  • Fixed checking support for big files on some HFS volume types.

  • Other performance and stability improvements.

7.0.2 (09-15-2014)

  • Fixed disabled "Owner", "Group" and "ACL" UI controls.

  • Fixed text selection drag & drop.

  • Fixed multiple display Desktop issues.

  • Fixed terminal module opening in shelves.

  • Fixed occasional ZIP compression corruption.

  • Fixed UI glitches in the "Find" window.

  • Other performance and stability improvements.

7.0.1 (09-03-2014)

  • Fixed search editor in the Find window.

7.0 (09-02-2014)

  • Dropbox integration.

  • Folder merging on items copying and moving.

  • FolderSync - Folder Comparison and Synchronization.

  • New, faster and reliable copy/move/delete engine.

  • Option to verify copied items.

  • Option to automatically respond to errors during copying, moving and deleting.

  • Added Dual Pane mode one-click copy and move functionality.

  • Re-designed Icons view.

  • Re-designed Path Finder Desktop.

  • New, faster and improved terminal.

  • Arranging/grouping items.

  • Improved Find window.

  • Editable Path Navigator.

  • Enabled "Delete" and "Backspace" keys mapping in the keyboard preferences.

  • Replaced "Drawers" with "Shelves".

  • Added ability to undo “Close Tab”.

  • Added Closed tab history (can be used to open any of the previously closed tabs).

  • Added “Close all Tabs” action in the tab contextual menu.

  • Disable renaming and moving of users “home” folders.

  • Identify and indicate shared folders.

  • Added ability to invert selection.

  • Better indication of present and available menu items in the contextual/action menu preferences.

  • Separate “Remove from Dock” options for Finder and Trash icons.

  • Vastly improved column autoresizing in column view, if option is turned on.

  • Added menu item/keyboard shortcut to add selected items to the Sidebar.

  • Added support for more e-mail clients (AirMail and others).

  • Improved browsing and root focusing in the column view.

  • Switching to and from the column view no longer resets columns (as in Finder).

  • Added ability to change Sidebar color in color editor.

  • Added ability to change the color of the Text Editor's background.

  • Added QuickLook gesture (three fingers tap).

  • Added “Where from” file info.

  • Greatly improved “Set as Default File Browser” functionality.

  • Sidebar sections can be moved & removed via drag and drop.

  • Favorite section in the Sidebar now has drag and drop functionality.

  • Improved synchronization between Finder and Path Finder tags.

  • Path Finder now prevents the system going to sleep while long file operations are in progress.

  • Improved registration functionality.

  • Licensing verification updates.

  • Updated graphics.

  • Many other small tweaks, bug fixes, and UI refreshments.

6.5.7 (09-20-2014)

  • Code signing changes for OS X 10.9.5 and 10.10.

6.5.6 (09-19-2014)

  • Minor bugs fixes.

6.5.5 (07-29-2014)

  • Fixed Quick Look images back/forth preview bug (10.9 Mavericks).

  • Minor bugs fixes.

6.5.4 (07-01-2014)

  • Minor bugs fixes.

6.5.3 (03-10-2014)

  • Bug fixes and instability improvements.

6.5.2 (03-07-2014)

  • Bug fixes and instability improvements.

6.5.1 (03-05-2014)

  • Browser window restores position after un-maximize.

  • Fixed exception when cropping a resized image.

  • Fixed Quick Look preview restarting (10.9 Mavericks).

  • Fixed drawer openings for the Find window (10.9 Mavericks).

  • Fixed active window restoring when becoming active app with PF Desktop shown.

6.5 (01-03-2014)

  • Fixed hanging issue some people experienced when launching Path Finder or opening Path Finder's application launcher (10.9 Mavericks).

  • Fixed exceptions when saving image in the Image Editor (10.9 Mavericks).

  • Fixed exceptions some people experienced when using Text Editor (10.9 Mavericks).

  • Fixed drawers opening on start up (10.9 Mavericks).

  • Better synchronization of tags with Mavericks Finder and some other applications which use OpenMeta specification.

6.4.5 (11-25-2013)

  • Column view headers fix for Mavericks.

  • Key shortcuts mapping fix for Mavericks.

  • Tiled desktop image fix for Mavericks.

  • QuickLook image preview fix for Mavericks.

  • PDF preview fix for Mavericks.

  • Path Finder no longer previews Mail .eml(x) files as text files.

  • Menu bar icon list fix for Mavericks.

6.4 (10-24-2013)

  • Support for OS X 10.9 Mavericks.

  • Mavericks tags compatibility.

  • Fixed Emoji characters in file names not being displayed in main browser views.

6.3 (07-15-2013)

  • Fix to file comparison tool selection.

  • Shared servers now show in the "Connect to Server" panel.

  • Able to select multiple files/folders using AppleScript (so far only selection of a single item was possible).

6.2.1 (06-12-2013)

  • When Dual Pane divider is placed in the center, centered Dual Pane is automatically turned on. Turned off by moving divider manually.

6.2 (06-03-2013)

  • Fixed "Use separate preview panes for dual browser" setting for some modules.

  • Fixed tab dragging animation on Retina MacBook Pro.

  • Fixed item selection after "Reveal in Finder" action from other applications.

  • Fixed reserved key combinations in keyboard preferences.

  • Fixed the Bookmark Bar issue.

  • Fixed keyboard preferences for loaded plug-ins.

  • Fixed the positions of dragged items on the Desktop.

  • Fixed the desktop icon positions for new folder and new file.

  • Fixed selection of configured search locations in the Find window.

  • Fixed localization of items in the Sidebar.

  • Fixed blue desktop issue.

  • Fixed opening of some applications (they were previously opened as text files).

  • Fixed some items in column view.

  • Fixed flicker when deleting items from network volumes.

  • Fixed label contextual menu item activation.

  • Fixed file size unit localization.

  • Fixed icon size slider for the icon view options.

  • Fixed slider behavior for icon view grid.

  • Fixed creation of aliases on the Desktop by holding cmd+option while dragging Desktop items.

  • Fixed Desktop flicker when changing desktop view options.

  • Fixed Desktop flicker when switching graphics card.

  • Fixes to Default directories in module menu.

  • Able to set default view type for new windows and tabs.

  • "Applied to all" checkbox in name conflict dialog is hidden for the last copied/moved item.

  • Path Finder informs user that PowerPC binaries are not supported.

  • "Home" main menu improvements.

  • Extended support for preview of text-based files in the Preview module.

  • "Compare" action added in the Dual Pane mode.

  • File comparison-ready (user can choose own comparison tool).

  • Initial Croatian localization.

  • Calculate all sizes in list view for network volumes.

  • Dragging files from the Dock into Path Finder desktop trash now trashes them.

  • Improved Batch Re-namer loading and window positioning.

  • One batch renaming session at a time.

  • Correct behavior of the WebDAV remotes in Favorites (previously opened in text editor).

  • Redesigned "Connect to Server" panel.

  • StuffIt compression engine updated to the latest version.

  • Improved "All windows/This window only" view option behavior.

  • Folder file info (number of items) shown on non-HFS volumes.

  • Added "Last Opened" and "Added" dates in file info panels.

  • Added option to sort items by "Date Last Opened".

  • Added "Application" and "Item Info" sorting menu items for the view list options.

  • Added confirmation for successful registration.

  • Other minor tweaks for improved stability.

6.1.5 (03-28-2013)

  • Improvements of Spotlight search for tags, keywords and others.

  • Respects umask environment variable when creating new files and folders.

  • Added option to keep Dual Pane divider centered.

  • Added option to keep copied items in the Drop Stack until manually removed.

  • Improved compatibility with third party applications Typinator and TextExpander.

6.1.4 (03-23-2013)

  • Fixed file operations progress pop-up resize crash.

  • Fixed "Computer" Dock menu item.

  • Fixed generic PC icon in the Sidebar.

6.1.3 (01-31-2013)

  • Added a "New Folder with Selection" action.

  • Path Finder offers to move itself to the "Applications" folder if it's not already located there.

  • Unlimited Undo. You can now Undo as many times as you like.

  • Undo for "New File", "New Folder", "Make Alias", "Make Symbolic Link" and "Rename" actions.

  • Path Finder can now open applications disabled with Gatekeeper using "Open" contextual or action menu item when running under Mountain Lion.

  • Spotlight search now includes file label.

  • The next item is selected after deleting or moving items to the trash.

  • There is now an option to show the full file path in the title of the browser window.

  • Distinguished "Move to Trash" and "Delete" toolbar items.

  • Gray, Lion-style icons in the Sidebar in DEVICES and SHARED sections (Can switch to color by selecting "New Sidebar").

  • Growl notifications are not shown if Growl is not installed and running.

  • Improved Spotlight search for Content, Keywords and Tags.

  • Better error reporting when creating files, folders, aliases and symbolic links.

  • "Apply to all" setting for copying/moving preserved.

  • Fixed capitalization in the multi-file rename feature.

  • Better selection functionality when double clicking an item's name in the inline renamer.

  • Fixed a bug when updating Bookmark items menu.

  • Fixed a bug with choosing QuickLook from contextual menu.

  • Fixed a bug which switched active space when inline renaming an item.

  • Code clean-up and other small issues fixed.

6.1.2 (12-04-2012)

  • One key Dual Pane mode commands: copy, move, compress, decompress, swap.

  • TAB key Dual Pane mode focus change.

  • Dual Pane mode command notifications.

  • Notifications for completed file operations (Notification Center for OS X 10.8, Growl for 10.7).

  • File checksum calculation and comparison.

  • Redesigned file operations popover window.

  • Added Lion-style Find bars in text preview and editor.

  • Preferences Color Editor.

  • Added hi-res icons for Retina display.

  • Spotlight query limit increased.

  • Fixed gitk running in the background.

  • Fixed capitalization in the batch file rename.

  • Fixed animations problems.

  • Cover Flow pane contextual menu fix.

  • Menu item keyboard shortcut editor fix.

  • Many other small issues fixed.

  • Code clean-up.

6.1.1 (08-29-2012)

  • Discrete graphics card switch fix.

6.1 (08-23-2012)

  • Support for OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion.

  • Full screen mode.

  • Graphics and icons updated for Retina display.

  • Drag and drop on tabs fixed.

  • Complete Norwegian localization.

  • Updated localizations.

  • Fixed many Mountain Lion related bugs and other issues.

  • Terminal window fixed for 10.8.

  • Spring loaded folders updated for column view.

  • Fixed audio autoplay feature in preview.

  • Removed obsolete iDisk features.

  • Many other improvements, performance enhancements and bugs fixes.

6.0.4 (07-16-2012)

  • File operations popover fix for Retina MBP.

  • Signed with Developer ID for Mountain Lion.

  • Updated localizations.

  • Fixed some modules that were not drawing their background color correctly.

  • Fixed a problem with authorized commands.

  • Lots of other minor improvements.

6.0.3 (07-11-2012)

  • File operations popover fix for Retina MBP.

  • Signed with Developer ID for Mountain Lion.

  • Updated localizations.

  • Fixed some modules that were not drawing their background color correctly.

  • Lots of other minor improvements.

6.0.2 (05-17-2012)

  • List view flash when expanding fixed.

  • Increased icon cache to avoid flicker.

  • Opening .jar files no longer unzips them.

  • New version of HexFiend hex editor.

  • Fixed double click on disclosure triangle in list view bug.

  • Fixed potential crash with size calculator.

  • Fixed icon view clicking bug.

  • Added option to disable icon views inline preview.

  • Added cancel button for queued file operations.

  • Fixed a bug in the find window.

  • Updated many localizations.

  • No longer creates multiple Goto sheets if one is already visible.

6.0.1 (04-23-2012)

  • Try to purchase again if you had problems. Updated Purchase store URL to fix DNS timeout issues.

  • Updated to fix a rare and random crash.

6.0 (04-16-2012)

  • Internals have been rewritten for performance and reliability.

  • New and improved user interface with updated icons.

  • New and improved tab bar, now completely supports full drag and drop.

  • Rewritten and improved columns view.

  • File meta tags and ratings editor.

  • Integrated simple client for git.

  • New and improved hex editor.

  • ACL (Access Control List) permissions editor.

  • Browser window sets allow you to save and restore a set of windows.

  • Inline movie/audio/pdf file previews in the icon view.

  • New browser status view separated for dual pane mode.

  • New copy progress interface with a file copy queue.

  • Batch file renaming.

  • Redesigned and improved preferences window.

  • Improved Find window with added icon view.