Finder & Explorer

Control Hedge through Finder (macOS) or Explorer (Windows) using the contextual right-click menu. Tell Hedge to set a Source, set a Destination, or start a Transfer.
Starting a transfer will clear existing Sources and Destinations, and use the current Hedge settings.


  • Hedge 22.3 or newer
  • macOS 11 or newer

How to use

  1. 1.
    Enable the integration:
    1. 1.
      macOS - Preferences > Integrations > Finder
    2. 2.
      Windows - Settings > Integrations > Explorer
  2. 2.
    Right-click a drive, file, folder, or collection in Finder, then choose an action.


These integrations support multiple actions.

Copy & Paste

Using the Copy action followed by the Paste action tells Hedge to do the following:
  1. 1.
    Copy - selects one or more items to be set as a Source.
  2. 2.
    Paste - selects an item as a Destination, then...
    1. 1.
      Clears any existing Sources and Destinations currently set in Hedge.
    2. 2.
      Sets the items selected from Copy as a Source.
    3. 3.
      Sets the item selected from Paste as a Destination.
    4. 4.
      Creates a Transfer.

Set as Source

Right-click a drive, folder, file, or collection of files and folders in Finder or Explorer, then choose Set as Source.

Set as Destination

Right-click a single drive or folder in Finder or Explorer, then choose Set as Destination.
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