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Old Jul 30, 2013, 01:57 PM   #1
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Alternative way to show files in a folder? E.g. like on desktop

Hi MR,

When working on a project I often start out with some files on my desktop. On the desktop I can group them organically; Keep them close if they are in the same project, closer if they are even more related. It's simple and works great, but also takes up a lot of desktop space when I have more projects running.

Do you know any way to keep this kind of organizing files while not using desktop space?
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Old Jul 31, 2013, 01:19 PM   #2
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Create a folder and set Arrange By to None using Show View Options (command-J)
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Old Jul 31, 2013, 01:24 PM   #3
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You might want to check out a program called Desktop Groups
It is very similar to Fences on Windows
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Old Jul 31, 2013, 02:11 PM   #4
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Thanks Greg, somehow I missed that.

MD, looks interesting. Thanks.
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