Jump to content
Sign in to follow this  
nikivi

Ability to create new files from File Explorer

Recommended Posts

If you are in file explorer and are typing a name that has no matches. It would be great if you could press return or cmd+return to create a new file with default text editor.

 

So if inside here:

 

1715531982_2019-07-18at14_59.png.623e52ac07b9186f3798d6d58865809f.png

 

I do:

437855857_2019-07-18at15_00.png.395b612657d1610a1e1c9a4178410516.png

 

And press return. Alfred would create that file at that path and open it in my editor (VSCode for me) so I can fill it with content.

 

I know I can create a file action on a folder to create a file but the above scenario would be more useful to me in terms of UX.

 

Hope this can be added.

 

 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Even nicer although not necessary would be if you could create both folders and files if multiple separator paths are provided. Like so:

 

1060787059_2019-07-18at15_18.png.c8143192c30bbe978c1518d2ab1d753a.png

 

Where test is a directory and myfile.csv is the file.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

Sign in to follow this  

×
×
  • Create New...