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TinkerTool 2.11
Mar 07, 2002 03:16PM
Contributed by: Dirk Eismann
Download: gzipped disk image

Tinker Tool enables a wide range of hidden preferences in OS X, some of which have no other user interface within the system. [read on for a list]...

Allows you to activate the following preference options without using the command-line:

  • Set the file format for screenshots
  • Show hidden and system files in the Finder
  • Make the Finder a standard application with a "Quit" menu item
  • Enable or disable the Mac OS Desktop
  • Disable the animation effect when opening files
  • Control display options for the Finder's column view
  • Control the scaling options for the Desktop background image
  • Select the Dock animation effect
  • Use transparent Dock icons to mark hidden applications
  • Select different styles for display of the scrollbar arrows
  • Control automatic play of audio CDs or DVDs
  • Change the language for startup and login without having to reinstall the OS
  • Select the default fonts used in Cocoa applications
  • Activate transparent Terminal windows

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