How To Open Different Tabs in the Finder Window in OS X 10.9 Mavericks

Apple has introduced a couple of new features to help keep your documents neat and organized with OS X 10.9 Mavericks. Digital hoarders are sure to be pleased with the new Finder Tabs feature, which allows you to view multiple folders at once in separate tabs within the Finder window. This reduces desktop clutter and makes it much more convenient to view several files at once. Here’s how to get started.

1. Navigate down to the Finder icon on your desktop.

2. Select a specific folder if you wish to open in in a new tab. 

3. Click the drop down arrow next to the Setting icon in the toolbar. Select “Open in New Tab.”

 4.  Hit  Command + T to select your new tab. 

Lisa Eadicicco
LAPTOP Staff Writer
Lisa has been reporting on all things mobile for since early 2013. When she’s not reviewing gadgets, she’s usually browsing patent databases or interviewing experts to track down the hottest tech trends before they even happen. Lisa holds a B.A. in Journalism from SUNY Purchase and has contributed to The International Business Times, The New York Daily News and Guitar World Magazine.