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New in 1.8.1:

  • New: Tembo 2.0
    When run on macOS Yosemite or higher, Tembo 1.8.1 will offer the option to download Tembo 2.0.

New in 1.8:

  • Enhancement: Updated for compatibility with upcoming changes to Mac macOS Gatekeeper.

New in 1.7.8:

  • Enhancement: Wild card searches no longer need quotes: name:*.txt.
  • Fix: On some systems date columns were too narrow.
  • Fix: Document type filters could be hard to click.
  • Fix: Filtering bookmarks by domain name could fail.

New in 1.7.7:

  • New: Compatible with Mavericks Finder tags.
  • New: Open Selection With… now lists applications with their icons.
  • New: Dutch localization by Frans van der Geest.
  • Fix: Fixes display glitches on Retina Macs running Mavericks.
  • Fix: Disabling all exclusions caused search to fail.

New in 1.7.6:

  • New: Implements a custom URL scheme for invocation from LaunchBar, Alfred, Butler, ….
  • Enhancement: Overall performance improvements.
  • Fix: Works around an issue where sandboxed applications occasionally failed to open files from Tembo search results.
  • Fix: Fixes the display of calendar event dates.
  • Fix: Fixes an issue where Tembo would stop reacting to preferences changes.
  • Fix: Fixes a crashing bug when using the Open with other… menu item.
  • Fix: Fixes a rare crashing bug upon closing a Tembo window.
  • Fix: Fixes a rare crashing bug upon returning from sleep.

New in 1.7.5:

  • Fix: Fixes graphic glitches on Retina displays.
  • Enhancement: Now signed with Developer ID for compatibility with Mac macOS 10.8.

New in 1.7.4:

  • Fix: Fixes a bug where Tembo could crash when used in conjunction with Universal Access' access for assistive devices.

New in 1.7.3:

  • Fixes a bug where opening files may fail.

New in 1.7.2:

  • German localization improved. de

New in 1.7.1:

  • Fix: Fixes a bug with launching applications.
  • Fix: Fixes a bug with opening System Preferences panes.
  • Fix: Works around a bug with opening Adobe InDesign documents.

New in 1.7:

  • New: Dedicated group for your Evernote notes.
  • Fix: Filter in the Bookmarks group was not functional.

New in 1.6.3:

  • New: Tembo now display Finder label colors.
  • Enhancement: Smoother animations.
  • Fix: Zoom slider in icon view did not work.

New in 1.6.2:

  • New: Tool tips in icon view.
  • Fix: Possible crash on opening files.
  • Fix: Possible failure to open multiple files at once.
  • Fix: Sort order of music files.
  • Fix: Compatibility with MenuEverywhere.

New in 1.6.1:

  • New: Set a search scope by dragging a folder onto the main sidebar.
  • Enhancement: Tembo now also searches alternate names of files.
  • Fix: the menu labels for Reveal in Finder and Get Finder Info were incorrectly labeled.
  • Fix: In some cases the search text passed on to other applications was incorrect.
  • Fix: Tembo sometimes failed to display file names.

New in 1.6:

  • Tembo is now localized in GERMAN.
  • Tembo is now localized in FRENCH.
  • Tembo is now localized in JAPANESE.
  • Addresses several minor bugs.

New in 1.5.2:

  • Fix: Fixes a bug where Tembo would open two empty windows rather than one.

New in 1.5.1:

  • Fix: Fixes a crashing bug triggered by customizing search scopes.

New in 1.5:

  • Option to extend an active search to all groups.
  • Ability to rename search scopes.

New in 1.4:

  • Result count in group headers.
  • Option to use larger font size.
  • Option to quit on close of last window.
  • Advanced option to exclude files by type.
  • AppleScript API to open search to a given folder.
  • Fix: text search service.

New in 1.3:

  • Option to specify the folder to search.
  • Support of quotes to specify a phrase to search for.
  • Computes total sizes for folders.
  • Shows begin dates for events registered with iCal.
  • Wildcard support to filters in Messages & Bookmarks.
  • AppleScript access to search results.
  • macOS Service to search a selected folder.
  • Fix: Quitting from Dock was unreliable.
  • Fix: Extra window when launched using shortcut.

New in 1.2:

  • One may now assign Tembo a hot key from the Keyboard pane in System Preferences.
  • Adds swipe gestures to drill down and back out.
  • Reveal in Finder now uses PathFinder where it is the default viewer.
  • Wider date columns.

New in 1.1:

  • Refined UI. Uses less screen real estate.
  • Added menu items to limit search to file names or text content.
  • Added keyboard shortcuts.
  • Basic AppleScript support.

New in 1.0:

  • Initial release.
New in 2.2.3:
  • Improved instructions for enabling Full Disk Access on macOS Mojave.
  • Works around a bug where Quick Look preview can crash …
New in 2.2.2:
  • After clearing a search, Tembo now puts the focus back …
  • Added new privacy controls for access to photos, mail messages, …
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New in 2.2.1:
  • Minor bug fixes.
  • Added a link to our privacy policy in the About …
System Require­ments:
macOS 10.10 (Yosemite) or higher