Default Folder X: What's new in this release
November 21, 2022

Default Folder X 5.7.2 corrects issues with Stage Manager on Ventura and fixes a bug with privacy permissions on Catalina


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 5.7.2

  • Default Folder X's drawer in the Finder works correctly with Stage Manager.
  • When Stage Manager has hidden the Finder's windows, Default Folder X's Finder-click feature will let you click on them as if they aren't hidden.
  • When creating aliases in your Library folder for recent folders and files, items whose names contain a '/' character are now handled correctly.
  • Corrected display inconsistencies in Default Folder X > Settings > Shortcuts.
  • Fixed a privacy permissions bug on macOS 10.15 Catalina.

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