Simple OS X app which shows hidden files. Written in Swift.
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Hocus Pocus is a very simple, menu bar only, pure Swift app which lets you show hidden files on OS X and also hide them again. This app requires Yosemite (OS X 10.10) or higher to run.

Download

Download the latest version v0.1.

Screenshot

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Features

It has no Menu bar or Dock icon, only runs in Status Bar. Just click on Show Hidden Files to show(or hide) hidden and system files.

Building Hocus Pocus

Requirements:

  • Xcode 6.1
  • Swift 1.1 (not 1.2)

To do

  • Add ability to hide/show any files, folder
  • Kill and restart Dock, Finder or MenuBar
  • Preferences: Start at login
  • Hide all files on Desktop
  • Add shortcut keybindings
  • Port to Swift 1.2

License

The MIT License (MIT). Check LICENSE

Credits

  • StatusBar Icon by MaxXx, released under CC BY 2.5.
  • AppIcon by YOOtheme, released under Free for commercial use license.