Show the Original Item from an Alias in Mac OS

Show the Original Item from an Alias in Mac OS

Using Mac aliases as a shortcut for launching apps, files, and folders is a great trick for Mac users, particularly when you’re using a series of aliases for otherwise deeply buried items in the Finder file system. But what if you made an alias of something and you now want to access the original item…

How to Make a Shortcut (Alias) on a Mac

How to Make a Shortcut (Alias) on a Mac

Making an alias for a Mac application, folder, or file, offers an easy way to access that item without having to track down its original location. Instead, you can place an alias anywhere and it will launch the original item immediately, while the original item remains in its original location. An alias on the Mac…