This handy utility, normally $24.99, lets you assign colors and icons to Windows folders for easy at-a-glance identification.
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OS X contains a number of hidden utilities that are generally accessed via System Preferences, but which can also be launched and used independently.
The OS X Finder supports a quick way to put file selections into folders.
FolderShare lets you quickly and securely share files among PCs and Macs, though its remote-access solution lacks encryption.
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After upgrading or updating OS X, you may find a new folder containing programs and program components from your system.
Public folders in OS X are shared by default, and can sometimes be a potential security problem, but can easily be disabled or better secured if needed.
You can move your account's home directory to a new location on your hard drive, or to a different drive altogether.