Default Folder X: What's new in this release
January 14, 2022

Default Folder X 5.6.3 resolves issues tracking recent files, fixes user interface hiccups and bugs


If you already bought Version 5, this update is free.

If you are upgrading from version 4, this may be a paid upgrade for you.

If you have a Default Folder X license purchased before June 1, 2015, there is a $14.95 upgrade fee for this version. If you purchased on or after June 1, 2015, your upgrade is free and your existing serial number will work in version 5.

What's new in version 5.6.3

  • Attachments opened directly from Mail and Messages will be added to the Recent Files menu even though they are located in folders that are hidden.
  • Items cloud-synced by Box Drive will be shown in Recent Folders and Recent Files even if the Box Drive folder is hidden within your Library folder (which it is now by default).
  • Default Folder X will no longer automatically display a full-sized Save As window if doing so would put the Save / Cancel / Delete buttons below the bottom of the screen.
  • Corrected a bug that could cause the Finder drawer to hide itself in the middle of a drag-and-drop.
  • Fixed Default Folder X's collection of recently used tags so it works more reliably.
  • Resolved menu item alignment problems in the Utility and Favorites menus.
  • Added missing German localizations in the Favorites menu.

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