Dropzone Actions

I have really enjoyed the Dropzone program for the Mac. It is a platform of utilities for processing files and text. If there is not an action you need already, then just create it yourself! Each action is a directory with a Ruby or Python file, configuration file, and an icon file with the extension “.dropzone”. You can view alternate actions here or fork Dropzone’s GitHub account, add your action, and give a pull request.

As I write new actions, I will add them to the list below.

Name Description
UnpackZipDir.dropzone This destination will allow the user to click on it to set a destination directory. After that, any file(s) dragged on to it will be unzipped into that directory. Works great for installing new books into theWord Bible program.

Dropzone Article

I have also written an article on writing destinations for Mac Tuts+. It is called:

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