AMITIAE - Tuesday 21 April 2015
Folderol: Update to Version 2.0 for Erica Sadun's Folder Customization Utility
By Graham K. Rogers
Apple's folders in OS X are a fairly drab blue, so for some of those I need to stand out and be identified more easily, I change the folder icon and hence the folder display style. For years, my favourites have been a set that I originally downloaded before OS X existed all with Andy Warhol themes, including Marilyn Monroe, Chairman Mao and Campbell's Soup.
As is the way with things, this morning, less than 24 hours after changing that folder, Folderol was updated in the Mac App Store and version 2.0 is now available.
Improvements listed are:
. . . and she exhorts users to read the Help. That is accessed using the "?" at bottom left of the working panel.
This utility is perfect for producing little customisation touches that allow a certain uniqueness to a user's installation.
Graham K. Rogers teaches at the Faculty of Engineering, Mahidol University in Thailand where he is also Assistant Dean. He wrote in the Bangkok Post, Database supplement on IT subjects. For the last seven years of Database he wrote a column on Apple and Macs. He is now continuing that in the Bangkok Post supplement, Life.
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