Overflow

Licence: Shareware ($14.95)
Version 2.5.5 | Release Date: 2008-02-25 | Download
  • Fixed an issue that would cause applications launched from Overflow to appear in the background.
  • Fixed compatibility issues with Spaces.
  • Fixed a crash on startup issue that could occur under certain circumstances.
  • Overflow now shows it's icon in the Dock by default (can be turned off in preferences).
  • Items with custom names no longer revert to their default name when moved.
  • Fixed an issue where the Overflow window would sometimes appear during a drag anywhere in the system.
  • Fixed an issue that could cause the Check For Updates setting to revert to Never.
  • Sped up snapping of window to Dock, especially on older machines.
Version 2.5.4 | Release Date: 2007-12-07 | Download
  • Fixed a Leopard-related bug that would cause applications to launch in the background.
  • Fixed a problem that would sometimes cause Overflow to appear when switching to a new Space.
  • Changed behavior for dragging items into a folder on a remote volume:
    • Normal drag moves on the same volume or copies to a different volume.
    • Option-drag forces a copy, whatever the destination.
    • Command-drag forces a move, whatever the destination.
  • Added two new hidden preferences, to either force Overflow's menu extra to show or hide regardless of the visibility of the Dock icon:

defaults write com.stuntsoftware.Overflow alwaysShowMenuExtra YES
defaults write com.stuntsoftware.Overflow alwaysHideMenuExtra YES

  • be sure to set the one to NO if you set the other to YES.
Version 2.5.3 | Release Date: 2007-10-25 | Download

*Overflow is now compatible with Leopard.

*Restored ability to select an item by typing the first few letters of its name.

*Improved handling of multiple files when they are dropped on an application or applescript in Overflow.

*Clicking Overflow's dock icon when the window is visible now hides the window.

Version 2.5.2 | Release Date: 2007-09-19 | Download

*Fixes a few bugs that were affecting some users, especially dealing with problems of migrating data from older versions of on the job.
* Fixes an issue that could cause the application to hang when using the alternate interface style.
* Fixes an issue that could cause items on remote servers to loose their icon.
* Dragging an item from the finder to the Overflow icon now pops up the Overflow interface to allow drags to applications within Overflow.
* Added the ability to hide Overflow's dock icon.
* Added a status bar item for access to menu commands while the dock icon is hidden.
* Added an option to have window pop up under the mouse when hotkey is pressed.
* Clicking the dock icon can now bring up the window relative to the dock icon.
* Items can now have custom names in Overflow (without renaming the item in the Finder).
* Now caches document icons to increase launch speed and speed when first switching to a category, and avoid problems with items on unmounted drives.
* Page Up / Page Down keys can now be used to move between categories.
* Memory usage has been improved.
* Many other under-the-hood improvements and bug fixes.

Version 2.5.1 | Release Date: 2007-09-18 | Download
  • Dragging an item from the finder to the Overflow icon now pops up the Overflow interface to allow drags to applications within Overflow.
  • Added the ability to hide Overflow's dock icon.
  • Added a status bar item for access to menu commands while the dock icon is hidden.
  • Added an option to have window pop up under the mouse when hotkey is pressed.
  • Clicking the dock icon can now bring up the window relative to the dock icon.
  • Items can now have custom names in Overflow (without renaming the item in the Finder).
  • Now caches document icons to increase launch speed and speed when first switching to a category, and avoid problems with items on unmounted drives.
  • Page Up / Page Down keys can now be used to move between categories.
  • Memory usage has been improved.
  • Many other under-the-hood improvements and bug fixes.
Version 2.0.6 | Release Date: 2007-04-30 | Download
  • Fixed a problem with links to items sometimes being lost - including during Sparkle updates of applications in Overflow.
  • Fixed a problem with keyboard commands not working the the first time Overflow is used after login.
  • Fixed a bug that could cause the window to be incorrectly positioned if a second monitor was attached or removed.
  • Fixed hot key combo display error.
  • Email comments menu option now opens a new email in the user's default email client instead of just using Apple's Mail application.
  • Increased the maximum number of rows and columns from 20 to 40.
  • Command-up/down arrow now cycles through categories in a circular (Pac-Man world) fashion.
  • Moving the mouse outside the window no longer changes the highlighted item.
  • Fixed a bug that could cause two items to be added to the same spot.
  • Applied oil to other minor squeaks.
Version 2.0.5 | Release Date: 2007-02-25 | Download
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Version 1.6 | Release Date: 2006-07-10 | Download
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