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Sort into subfolders by Tag Sat Jun 24, 2017 3:42 am • by mpa15
I use the Desktop as a place for working files. Projects that I’m working on, files that I will need this week etc. Once they are no longer needed, I will delete them or file them away. With the help of Hazel and a couple of AppleScripts, I can achieve the latter simply by tagging them. For example, this years tax return might be tagged: “Finances”, “Tax”, “2017”, “Archive”.

Hazel sees the file, moves it into the Archived folder and then into subfolders Finances > Tax > 2017.

Here’s how to set it up: ... rt-by-tag/
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