Difference between revisions of "Replace Finder"

From AwkwardTV
Jump to: navigation, search
('''How to replace Finder''')
('''How to replace Finder''')
Line 8: Line 8:
  
  
Rename Finder.app to Finder.app.sav.  Copy in your replacement app.  Rename it to Finder.app and navigate into its Contents/MacOS folder and copy its bin to Finder.
+
Rename Finder.app to Finder.app.sav.  Copy in your replacement app and rename it to Finder.app.   
 +
<PRE>
 +
mv Finder.app Finder.app.sav
 +
cp /<some-path>/CenteraStage.app Finder.app
 +
</PRE>
 +
 
 +
Now, navigate into its Contents/MacOS folder and copy its bin to Finder.
 +
 
 +
<PRE>
 +
cd Contents/MacOS
 +
cp CenterStage Finder
 +
</PRE>

Revision as of 16:25, 25 March 2007

How to replace Finder

Find Finder.app on the OSBoot partition. Its in System/Library/CoreServices.

cd /Volumes/OSBoot/System/Library/CoreServices


Rename Finder.app to Finder.app.sav. Copy in your replacement app and rename it to Finder.app.

mv Finder.app Finder.app.sav
cp /<some-path>/CenteraStage.app Finder.app

Now, navigate into its Contents/MacOS folder and copy its bin to Finder.

cd Contents/MacOS
cp CenterStage Finder