Hide and show desktop icons with a Perl script (MacOS)

There are many utilities in the App Store that easily allow hide all the desktop stuff, and they are useful when going to plug a projector to our Mac Book… But there is an easy way, a simple Perl script that when launched hides (or shows if already hidden) icons from our Desktop.  Continue reading


Show path bar in Finder

To view the path bar, a handy and interactive “where are you?” panel, just select “Show path bar” from the Finder’s “View” menu.

You can see where  you are at a glance, you can click on upper folders and go to them, and also drag and drop files to upper folders to copy/move them.

Alternatively you can enable the “path” view in the title: see this tip.