TOKYO (Tom Bluewater) – It’s cold. It’s rainy. Actually, it has rained several straight days except yesterday, I think. I hope we can see a beautiful sunlight tomorrow. Maybe, not… According to a weather forcast, it won’t be sunny till Friday. For those who are saddened by days of rain, let me cheer you up by introducing you a new software title. It’s called DropZone 2.
This is an 8-year-old series. The initial release was named d-d Zone. It was dead for many years. And it’s now back to life as DropZone 2.
Imagine developing software from start to end all by yourself, writing code, designing an icon, designing promotion images and so forth. And you have to access this folder and that folder. If you wonder if there is a desktop application that lets you manage file storange folders altogether, DropZone 2 is one. You can register any number of (destination) folders and volumes. If the color of a drop box representing a particular destination folder is red, it means that it is currently not accessible. If you want to send files to any of destination folders, just drag and drop them onto a drop box in green.
- The application has been re-written from scratch in Swift.
- Unlike the previous version, which had only one drop box to go with, DropZone 2 can have many drop boxes, each of which represents a particular destination folder or a volume.
- The user can assign a level of importance (Level 1 to 4) to a drop box.
- The user can customize the title of a drop box.
- Export selected drop box as a destination preset file. Import one to reconstruct a drop box.
- Create any number of drop boxes.
- Tell which drop box is accessible and which is not by their colors.
- Assign a level of importance (Level 1 to 4) to each drop box.
- Set its drop mode to Copy and drag and drop files onto a drop box to copy them into the corresponding destination.
- Set its drop mode to Move and drag and drop files onto a drop box to move them to the corresponding destination.
- Create a preset file for the selected drop box. Import a preset to reconstruct a drop box.
- Languages: English only.
- The application supports the retina display. (tested with 2014 2.6 GHz 13″ MacBook Pro)
- Application file size: 22.0 MB.
- The application comes with a built-in 10-page user guide. Click on the button that says ‘User’s guide’ in the Home screen.
- 10.13 (tested with 10.13.6), 10.14 (tested with 10.14.6), 10.15 (tested with 10.15.1)
- 64-bit system
- The application is free to use for the first week. Further continuous use of this application will require a one-time purchase of an in-app product.
- The user cannot export a drop box as a destination preset file with one Mac and import it with another.
Nothing so far…
There is no trial or demo version available since the application is available for free.
There is no video tutorial at this time.
This application does not collect privacy data from its users. It does not share any type of data with a third party.
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