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Quick Specs

  • Version:
    1.8.5
  • Total Downloads:
    33,331
  • Date Added:
    Dec. 05, 2016
  • Price:
    Free to try (14-day trial); $29.95 to buy (Buy it now)
  • File Size:
    6.07MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    40
  • Platform:
    Mac
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Editors' Review

PlistEdit Pro allows you to edit and control your PLIST files in OS X. PLIST files are "property list" files, and contain a great deal of information regarding program and operating system settings. By editing the PLIST files directly, you gain more control over your computer.

Pros

Excellent help file: PlistEdit Pro's help file is clear and well-laid out.

Clean interface: The interface is clean and modern looking.

The preferences browser: PlistEdit Pro's preferences browser helps find those files you wish to work on. You can also save your searches to recall things at a later date easily.

Cons

Lack of warnings: Some warnings for the uninitiated could be helpful, as working with PLIST files is above many people's heads.

Bottom Line

If you need to work on your PLIST files, this app is one of the best ways to do so. It is easy to use, has a great help file, and does everything it aims to well.

Editors' note: This is a review of the trial version of PlistEdit Pro for Mac 1.8.

 
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Full Specifications

What's new in version 1.8.5
  • We now offer to move PlistEdit Pro to the Applications folder when quitting for the first time
  • Prefs for sandboxed apps are now listed in the preferences browser
  • Fixed a bug that preventing launching on macOS Mavericks
  • Fixed a bug on macOS Sierra that could cause a document to be marked as dirty immediately after opening
  • Fixed a crash that could occur when trying to edit a file in /Library/Preferences
General
Publisher Fat Cat Software
Publisher web site http://www.fatcatsoftware.com/
Release Date December 05, 2016
Date Added December 05, 2016
Version 1.8.5
Category
Category Developer Tools
Subcategory Programming Software
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Mac OS X 10.10/10.11/10.9
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 6.07MB
File Name PlistEditPro_185.zip
Popularity
Total Downloads 33,331
Downloads Last Week 40
Pricing
License Model Free to try
Limitations 14-day trial
Price $29.95
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