Fetch 5.5 released


Fetch Softworks has released a major version to its popular FTP client for Mac platform, Fetch 5.5.

Fetch 5.3.1, one of the most well-known FTP client for Mac platform. Fetch 5.3.1 is a minor update that fixes a few bugs in the check for update and purchasing code.

The major new features in Fetch 5.5 are:

  • Improved Edit command you can now edit any kind of file using any application and the changes will automatically be saved back to the server
  • Added automatic resume of stalled or failed uploads
  • Added Quick Look support for previewing files on servers (Mac OS X 10.5 and later only)
  • Added support for gestures on laptop trackpads: in the transfer window, swipe left to go back to previously viewed folder, swipe up to go to the parent folder, and swipe down to open the selected folder
  • Made Get Info quicker by not calculating folder sizes until you ask for them

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Fetch 5.5 is a Universal binary, compatible with Mac OS X 10.3.9 or later, including Mac OS X 10.4 Tiger and Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard on Intel and PowerPC Macintosh computers. Upgrades to Fetch 5.5 are $10 for a single user of any previous version. Free for those who purchased Fetch 5 after 28 January 2009.

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Posted by Antony at June 3, 2009 2:41 AM

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