File buddy Alternatives

    File buddy is described as 'File Buddy is best thought of as a collection of tools for managing the vast number of files and folders found on your hard drive'. There are five alternatives to File buddy for Mac and Finder. The best alternative is XtraFinder, which is free. Other great apps like File buddy are Path Finder (Paid), TotalFinder (Paid), HoudahSpot (Paid) and Magican File (Free).

    This page was last updated Nov 27, 2014

    1. XtraFinder add tabs and extra features to the Finder. • Tabs. • Dual Panel & Dual Window. • Arrange folders on top. • Cut & Paste. • Global hotkeys.
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    2. Path Finder is a standalone Finder replacement that takes the Finder's familiar interface and adds numerous powerful features and interface innovations to help anyone be more productive on macOS.
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    3. TotalFinder works like the normal Finder but adds tabs, dual panel, colored labels and other features. My goal is to improve Finder in a few areas where it is lacking but keep the general design. Features: - Colored labels: Brings full colors back into El Capitan.
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    4. HoudahSpot is an advanced file search tool for Mac. Use HoudahSpot to locate hard-to-find files and keep frequently used files within reach. HoudahSpot builds upon Spotlight, which comes preinstalled with OS X. It makes Spotlight both more powerful and easier to use.
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    5. Magican File is a professional program for Mac OS X that let you search and manage files on your disks.

      Discontinued

      The company seems to be abandoned: no news since 2013. Last version, 1.1.0, released in June 2011, can be still downloaded from Apple Appstore.

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