Trickster - Your files, at your fingertips!

If you work with files, Trickster is the ultimate productivity booster for you.
It gives you immediate access to your recently used documents, folders and applications.
All your important stuff is now just a couple of clicks away, accessible from your menu bar.

Did you just open a document in Pages? It's in Trickster.
Did you just download a file? Don't bother searching your downloads folder, Trickster has it just one click away.
Did you get side tracked browsing?
Everything you were supposed to be working on is still in your menu bar, ready when you are.

What others are saying about Trickster?

  • "Incredibly useful, nicely designed. The simple 'Help' is perfect" - Smile Software
  • "Trickster is easy to figure out, fast, and looks nice." - $2-tuesday
  • "Where Trickster does the trick for me is with its keyboard navigation." - Macstories
  • "I'm always on the lookout for productivity boosters Trickster has me in love." - TheNextWeb

    Some of the things Trickster can do:

  • Drag and drop files from Trickster to Finder or any other application like you'd do from Finder.
  • Open files and applications from Trickster, preview them or reveal in Finder.
  • Preset filters to only display images, audio files, videos, documents, applications, folders and specific locations.
  • Create your own custom filters based on location, file types and string matching.
  • Track only relevant files and ignore all the rest.
  • Favorites "sticky" bar gives you fast access to your most frequently used files, folders and applications. Drop files on a 'favorite' folder to move it there or drop on a 'favorite' application to open it with that specific app.

    Trickster is 100% keyboard-friendly. For ultimate productivity and speed, you can use it entirely without mouse or combine mouse with keyboard shortcuts and hotkeys.

  • What's New
  • Fix: Drives other than the boot drive weren't monitored for changes
  • Fix: Sometimes Trickster prevent clicks in other applications where its window appeared
  • Cosmetic fix in the About screen

  • Trickster (com.apparentsoft.trickster) is a Mac software application that has been discovered and submitted by users of The latest version that our users have reported running on their systems is Trickster 2600. The most popular version of this application used by our users is Trickster 2.0.

    Operating System: Mac

    Minimum OS version: 10.8

    Copyright: Copyright (c) 2017 Apparent Software. All rights reserved.