Plugins

fman features a flexible plugin system that gives you great freedom to extend its functionality. The list below gives some examples. If you wrote a plugin and would like us to add it to this list, please get in touch!

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StatusBarExtended
See more information in the status bar, such as the number of files in the current directory.
ShowFileProperties
Gives information about the currently selected files, such as total file size.
ListPlugins
Shows a list of currently installed plugins.
ShowKeyBindings
Displays all available key bindings.
ArrowNavigation
Navigate directories with the arrow keys: Left goes up, Right opens directories.
QuickLook
Preview the currently selected file with macOS's Quick Look feature.
VimNavigation
vim-style keyboard navigation.
SelectByRegexp
Select all files that match a regular expression.
ShowVideoFileProperties
Quickly see properties of videos (eg. "size 800x600"). Uses ffmpeg.
ExplorerProperties
View file details in Windows Explorer's Properties dialog.
ZipSelected
Zip the selected files.
Tarball
Tar/untar the selected files.
ShareFile
Get a shareable link for a file.
OpenWithEditor
Edit files using the editor specified in the BitBar plugin currentFiles.1h.rb.
OpeniTerm2
Open the current directory in iTerm2.
ProjectManager
Automatically run a start script when changing project directories.
DuplicateFileDir
Duplicate the current file or directory.
DeSelect
Clear the selection.
MoveToDir
Move selected files to a new or existing subdirectory.
openingithub
Open the currently selected file in the corresponding repository within GitHub Desktop.
VersionInfo
Display fman's version and the Python version being used.