Fetch

Licence: Commercial with demo
Version 5.5.3 | Release Date: 2009-11-17 | Download
  • Fixed Mac OS -8905 errors when opening Fetch or saving shortcuts on Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard
  • Fixed rare freezes when quitting
  • Fixed a problem where Fetch displayed the copy cursor when moving a file
  • Fixed problem displaying file lists with Norwegian month names from vsFTPd servers
  • Fixed a problem where items moved to a parent folder would sometimes not appear in the parent folder's file list
  • Improved compatibility with certain versions of the VanDyke VShell server that send non-standard TYPE replies
Version 5.5.2 | Release Date: 2009-08-31 | Download

Fetch Softworks is pleased to announce Fetch 5.5.2, the latest version of the original Macintosh file transfer program. Fetch 5.5.2 has been updated to offer full compatibility with the newly released Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard.

This release improves the Quick Look feature introduced in Fetch 5, and adds two new features: a "View as Text" command and SOCKS support for SFTP connections.

Version 5.5.1 | Release Date: 2009-07-15 | Download

* Fixed rare crashes when uploading caused by missing default editors
* Fixed rare crashes when opening preferences caused by missing default editors
* Fixed rare freezes when getting file lists
* Fixed delays in renaming items when the list of recent folders is very long
* Fixed a problem where pressing Return in the Put dialog inserted a space into the names of uploaded files
* Made it easier to select all files in the Put dialog when a single file is already selected
* Fixed a problem where file lists wouldn't be displayed when connecting to certain Windows servers and the "Use LIST -al" preference was selected
* Fixed a problem where folders would display as files when connected to certain Microsoft DFS servers
* Fixed a problem downloading folders that appear to contain files beginning with "._" from certain servers
* Fixed garbled text in confirmation dialog when dragging files to the Trash
* Fixed rare problem where Fetch Shortcuts window could become very short and not resizable

Version 5.5 | Release Date: 2009-06-03 | Download
  • You can edit remote files with any application, with one click. Want to edit images with Photoshop? HTML files with Dreamweaver? Spreadsheets with Excel? Fetch 5.5 supports it.
  • You can preview all sorts of remote files with Apple’s Mac OS X 10.5 Quick Look technology by tapping the space bar — just like in the Finder.
  • Many more enhancements.
Version 5.3.1 | Release Date: 2009-03-30 | Download

-Digitally signed Fetch application with trusted certificate, to reduce unnecessary firewall alerts
-Fixed problems with paid software updates
-Fixed purchase problems on future versions of Mac OS X

Version 5.3 | Release Date: 2007-11-12 | Download

The major new features in Fetch 5.3 are:
* Improved compatibility with Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard
* Improved transfer window appearance on Mac OS X 10.5
* Redesigned toolbar and button icons with updated look for Mac OS X 10.5
* Added preference to turn off automatic decoding for all file types
* Digitally signed Fetch application, to reduce unnecessary keychain alerts
* Added support for Mac OS X 10.5's application-specific firewall
* Added support for uploading files using Copy and Paste
* Added support for copying files on servers using Copy and Paste
Other fixes and improvements in Fetch 5.3 are:
* Changed default download location to be the Downloads folder on Mac OS X 10.5
* Improved WebView's Get from Safari button to list all open tabs when used with Safari 3
* Improved recognition of URLs and paths entered in the Hostname field
* Fixed "Cannot convert from CFNumber to CFBoolean" errors when .Mac Preferences syncing is enabled on Mac OS X 10.5
* Specified that the Fetch Automator actions should be listed under the Internet category on Mac OS X 10.5
* Specified that the Fetch Cache file should not be backed up by Time Machine on Mac OS X 10.5
* Marked passwords saved in the keychain by Fetch as "Fetch passwords"
* Disabled FTP with KClient connections on Mac OS X 10.5, because KClient (Kerberos v4) is no longer supported on 10.5
* Fixed a problem that caused certain QuickTime movies to be stuffed on upload
* Fixed problems saving shortcut list documents to SMB volumes and Windows-based Apple File Protocol (AFP) servers
* Added large (512 × 512) application and document icons for better appearance in Finder's CoverFlow view
* Added alternate row shading to various windows for Mac OS X 10.5
* Added everyday language error messages for new Mac OS X 10.5 network error codes
* Updated transcript window to display information about new firewall settings in Mac OS X 10.5
* Fixed problems saving changes to Automator actions on Mac OS X 10.5
* Fixed error when adding Generate Fetch Item Report action to workflows on Mac OS X 10.5
* Fixed error when dismissing Delete Fetch Items action confirmation dialog on Mac OS X 10.5
* Fixed Set Fetch Item Permissions Automator action to allow you to set permissions to "000"
* Fixed incorrect icons of downloaded files in Downloads stack on Mac OS X 10.5
* Improved compatibility of FTPS uploads with CrushFTP servers
* Changed icon displayed for aliases (symlinks) on servers to a combination folder/file icon
* Fixed a problem where the file list contextual menu did nothing when Fetch was in the background
* Fixed crash when trying to update a corrupted widget
* Fixed problems parsing pasted URLs containing scheme names in all capitals
* Fixed rare assertion errors when opening Preferences window
* Improved behavior of URLs for VM servers
* Improved reliability of software update checks when the current version is up-to-date
* Updated "Rebuild Launch Services database" script to work on Mac OS X 10.5

Version 5.2.1 | Release Date: 2007-05-28 | Download

WHAT'S NEW
Version 5.2.1:

* Fixed slow transfers when Fetch is in the foreground on some Macintosh models
* Improved the speed of the Shortcuts and Go menus when they contain many items
* Fixed droplet shortcuts so they can be used with accounts limited by parental controls (managed accounts)
* Added information about a droplet shortcut's destination to the Finder Get Info window
* Fixed problems with WebView and usernames that contain underscores
* Fixed errors when creating a WebView entry and a "View Source" window is open in Safari
* Improved compatibility with user-assigned keyboard shortcuts
* Fixed -981 and -982 errors when opening shortcut list windows more...

Version 5.1 | Release Date: 2006-07-09 | Download
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