Path Finder is similar to the Finder, but it also puts an Aqua user interface on many powerful Unix tools for operating on files. Path Finder also has a well-designed user interface for viewing and navigating your hard disks.

Features:

  • Access frequently-used folders and files: The Shelf gives you quick and easy access to applications, files, and folders.
  • New! Fast File Search: Utilizing new Mac OS X searching technology, Path Finder 3 helps you find your files faster and more effectively than before.
  • New! Simple File Sharing and Networking: Path Finder 3.2.1 now has a completely brand new and improved Connect to Server feature, which makes connecting to remote servers and computers a snap.
  • “Pause” drag-and-drop operations: Drag some files or folders to the Drop Stack, and drag them out when you need them.
  • Action Menu button: access contextual menus from the menu bar
  • Document menu button: Superfast access to folders inside of your Documents folder from the menu bar
  • Process and Volumes drawer: View currently running applications and mounted volumes in a convenient file browser drawer.
  • Improved! Reports: Generate information*filled reports detailing all kinds of esoteric information about your files, directories, fonts, and system.
  • Add Icon Previews: Turn an image’s icon into a small thumbnail preview for easier file identification
  • Label your files and folders: set colors to visually organize your files
  • Securely delete files for maximum security
  • Open any file with any application: from a menu or from within a file listing
  • Connect to computers on your network: just like Apple’s Finder
  • View invisible files and inside file packages
  • Navigate through file paths quickly: the Path Navigator allows you to “jump up” folder levels in your hard drive quickly.
  • Endless customization: Want brushed metal? Want aqua? Sick of Lucida Grande? Want green text on black for your file listings? Path Finder is completely customizable in ways that other file browsers can only dream of.

What's New:

Hello Path Finder fans! As 2020 comes to an end, it’s once again time for a brand new feature-filled update to Path Finder! 2020 has been one crazy year, but it hasn’t been all bad. 2020 was also the year of Path Finder 9! Path Finder 9 was a great release. It was one of our best. People from all over the world told us how they loved it, and how they relied on it throughout the pandemic to stay productive on their Macs. Despite the pandemic, Path Finder 9 worked tirelessly on thousands of computers all over the world. It managed your files, it popped open it’s dual pane awesomeness, it let you move your modules where ever you wanted, all without a single complaint. We thank you Path Finder 9 for all your hard work and to show our appreciation, today we are announcing your replacement, Path Finder 10!

Introducing Path Finder 10

Path Finder 10 is chock full of Mac goodness. You asked for AirDrop support. It’s got AirDrop support. You wanted that cool new Sharing feature all the cool kids are using. Yeah, it’s got that too. You just bought a kick ass Apple Silicon Mac? No problem, Path Finder 10 is optimized to run native on Apple Silicon. You just updated to Big Sur? No problem, we redesigned Path Finder 10 to look amazing on Big Sur. You want to browse files on your iPhone? Path Finder now lets you browse files on your iOS devices. And as always, all the code has been reviewed, updated, polished and complied on the latest version of XCode. We don’t sell stale bits here, this app is fresh and hot off the press.

License System

A quick remind on how our license system works. If you bought Path Finder 9 less than a year ago, you will be able to use that same license key on Path Finder 10 for a full year from your purchase date. After that, you will be prompted to buy Path Finder 10.

If you purchased Path Finder 9 within the last two months, the purchase system will offer you a free Path Finder 10 license. Fill out the form and we’ll manually email you a new license.

New Features in Path Finder 10:

  • Airdrop Integration! For devices discoverable by “Everyone”
  • Share to AirDrop, Messages, Mail, Notes, etc.
  • Fully redesigned for macOS Big Sur.
  • Native support for Apple Silicon.
  • Improved Dark Mode.
  • File Browsing on and file operations on USB connected iOS devices.
  • Improved Drop Stack
  • Improved Batch Renamer
  • Brand new Big Sur style icon
  • Lots of miscellaneous fixes, tweaks and improvements all over the app.