Videos by Category: Finder

MacMost Now 154: Finder Window Tricks
11/3/08
Learn how to customize the Sidebar, Toolbar and other parts of the Finder window. Also, announcing the new MacMost weekly email newsletter.
MacMost Now 152: How To Report a Bug To Apple
10/29/08
Gary Rosenzweig shows you how to report a bug to Apple. If you've ever been frustrated by an Apple application that isn't working right or crashes, this is the way to tell Apple about the problem and help them fix it.
MacMost Now 148: Merging Folders
10/20/08
Gary Rosenzweig takes a look at three methods of merging files inside of folders. You can use Apple's FileMerge that comes with XCode, the 'ditto' command in Terminal or a variety of downloadable programs including File Synchronization.
MacMost Now 147: Spotlight on Spotlight
10/16/08
Gary Rosenzweig takes a look at Spotlight, the search functionality built into Leopard. By using the quick keyboard shortcut and the Spotlight menu, you can quickly run applications, search for specific files and even look up dictionary definitions and do complex mathematical calculations.
MacMost Now 116: Finding Large Files on Your Hard Drive
8/6/08
Gary Rosenzweig shows you how to find the largest files on your hard drive and clean them up to create more space.
MacMost Now 69: OS X Directory Basics
4/16/08
Gary Rosenzweig takes a look at the basic structure of Mac OS X, especially the user folder, and gives suggestions on how to organize your files.
MacMost Now 56: Printing File Lists
3/14/08
Gary Rosenzweig looks at various methods for printing lists of files in folders: downloadable applications, using the Terminal, and simple copy and paste methods.
MacMost Now 46: Protecting Files With a Password
2/20/08
Gary Rosenzweig looks at one method to protect a set of files with a password. It involves using Disk Utility to create an encrypted disk image.
MacMost Now 42: Using Smart Folders
2/11/08
Gary Rosenzweig and Molly Stanberry show you how to use Smart Folders in Leopard.
MacMost Now 39: Talking to Your Mac
2/6/08
Gary Rosenzweig looks at basic speech recognition built into Leopard. You can speak simple commands to your Mac ad have it perform functions.
MacMost Now 37: Finder Hints and Shortcuts
2/1/08
Gary Rosenzweig takes a look at the Leopard finder and discovers some handy functionality and shortcuts.
MacMost Now 7: Customizing the Dock
12/5/07
Gary Rosenzweig talks to artist William Follett about how to create a custom Leopard Dock with custom icons. They use Candy Bar from Panic (http://panic.com/candybar) , and icons from IconFactory (http://iconfactory.com).