Command-N for New Folder

In the days before OS X, hitting command-N created a new folder within the Finder, but since OS X arrived, this keyboard shortcut changed function, opening a new Finder window instead. With the help of this hint on macosxhints, you can use the Terminal to restore this behaviour in Mac OS X.


Posted 10 years, 4 months ago

The esteemed Mr Gruber has provided a interesting viewpoint on changing old Mac habits, as well as presenting an alternative method of executing this ‘hack’ (using AppleScript).

Daring Fireball : Old Habits

Phil · 10 years, 4 months ago