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Mac OS X finder clone application with many features

+ Search bar
+ Three different views
+ Customizable shortcut bar
+ Help file
+ Customizable title
+ Drag and drop
+ Right click menu
+ Doesn’t use explorer (-> classic folder view)
+ Statusbar shows file count and free space
+ Delete button in search bar
+ Search bar works also as adress bar
+ Option to show/hide hidden files
+ Accepts start with arguments (looca.exe “C:\my folder”)
+ New free-form skin engine: Allows free object placement
+ Skins use PNGs with alpha channel
+ Statusbar works exactly as in OS X
+ New skins (Brushed and Aqua)
+ Scrollbar in shortcut bar
+ Inactive button states
+ Mouse-down button states
+ ‘Disbable thumbnails’ menu item
+ Preferences and Skin Selector
+ WindowBlinds Skin
+ Slow Column Browsing
+ Changable Font & Font-Size (-> skin.ini)

Developer : pantoni
Version : 1.99

Download [764KB]


Comment by dare on 2007-03-01 12:11:35

[email protected] im a a big fan of mac bt i can afford to buy a new laptop again coz i gt one already with windows ..but this will change ma looks

Comment by Al on 2007-04-01 09:10:55

Very usefull and fun!!


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Comment by james on 2007-10-23 08:10:58

ive tested other finders but i like this one more, cause its fast. but i have a few suggestions on the scroll bar, can you make it look like in true mac finder scrollbar? :]
i’m looking forward for some updates…keep it up…

Comment by jelly on 2007-11-04 08:05:19

ei how bout the finder for the leopard?

Comment by tyler on 2007-11-09 05:43:52

it takes too long to start. can you make it go faster? it drives me nuts

Comment by tyler on 2007-11-09 05:44:19

it goes way to slow. can you make it go faster?

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Comment by Ryan on 2008-02-26 15:19:08

Seems zippy, but there are bugs… I get error messages when I double click on folders, and I can’t see any of the icons. It’s just text.

Comment by Ryan on 2008-03-27 03:58:52

oh - nm. ie…

Comment by Noorazman Lee on 2008-04-02 20:42:24

Tried opening the app but it is too slow to start… not friendly enough to customize icons as in findexer. Hoping the faster and friendlier version … else it is a great app to mimic the mac os x finder though.. :)

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