Submit Hint Search The Forums LinksStatsPollsHeadlinesRSS
14,000 hints and counting!

Controlling the Finder's name sort order Desktop
The OS X Finder uses a different name sort order, so oft-used tilde will no longer make an item appear last when sorted by name. In fact, almost all punctuation will cause an item to be listed first.

The following symbols make an item go to the end of a name list: (in order)

mu: opt-m
pi: opt-p
omega: opt-z
apple: opt-shift-k
    •    
  • Currently 2.50 / 5
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  (4 votes cast)
 
[8,365 views]  

Controlling the Finder's name sort order | 1 comments | Create New Account
Click here to return to the 'Controlling the Finder's name sort order' hint
The following comments are owned by whoever posted them. This site is not responsible for what they say.
Controlling the Finder's name sort order
Authored by: momerath on Sep 24, '04 12:30:38PM

I miss the use of option-8 to do the same. It was such a nice character.



[ Reply to This | # ]