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  1. osx 10.12.2 : The application “Choosy.app” can’t be opened.

    works on 2014 mac pro, not on 2011 17", did the install the same way. Any ideas I really like this. I have 2 more macs, will try on them also and update.

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    • New bug - advanced rules not working with non-MacOS apps

      Advanced rules about source apps don't work with some my apps:
      - Slack
      - Microsoft Outlook
      - xMind
      Instead of opening the chosen Chrome, Choosy asks me to choose from all browsers defined in settings ("Browsers" tab).

      However, native Mail.app works great and uses the desired browser.

      MacBook Air Mid 2012
      MacOS Sierra 10.12.1
      Choosy 1.1

      It worked great a while ago, but after some recent update (I didn't notice, which one) stopped.

      Can you check this issue out?

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      • Bug about losing track of chrome being open after a profile is closed

        In the last week, I've started seeing an odd behavior. If I open a second profile in chrome, and then close it, choosy start thinking chrome isn't open anymore. This results in all my url opens hitting the wrong browser.

        I'm running choosy 1.1
        chrome 54.0.2840.71
        and osx 10.11.6

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        • Add support for links in airmail

          I am using Choosy to separate my work and personal browsing.

          I have set it up to show the prompt from links from the apps Airmail and Skype like this:
          https://dl.dropbox.com/s/qnkwqcli8mhmswg/Screenshot_2016-07-15_10-13-51.png?dl=0

          This works well in Skype, but it is not working in Airmail...

          I have another rule that shows the prompt when I hold FN and click on a link (in any app) and that rule does work in Airmail.

          PS:
          Thank you SO much for the latest update. It is amazing. I use choosy every day and I am very happy to see it getting better.

          I appreciate your…

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            This seems to be more widespread than just Airmail; it’s not working for most apps under OS X 10.11

            I have a fix ready to go, it’ll be included in version 1.2

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            • Backup to Dropbox, Google Drive etc

              Hi,

              Would really love a backup to Dropbox, Google Drive etc as I'd hate to lose my rules!!!

              Ash.

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              • Mass Deployment

                Does Choosy have a plist file which can be configured and packaged? We are looking at using Choosy in our enterprise but need to be able to deploy it. Any information you can provide on the location of configuration files/plists and under which profiles they are installed would be helpful

                Thank you

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                • I want all links to my domain to open in Opera. This doesn't work.

                  I want all links to my domain to open in Opera. This doesn't work.

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                  • add support for the TOR browser

                    You're probably already considering this but just in case you aren't :)

                    Please add support for the TOR browser...

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                    • Different browser based on energy consumption

                      One of the main differences between browsers on mobile platforms, in particular on OS X, is their energy consumption. Consistently using Safari for example can result in a difference in uptime of more than 2 hours, compared to Chrome. It would be great to have the option to choose a favorite / best browser based on the state of the battery or based on the fact if the laptop is currently charging or not.

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                      • Add export/import of rules and setting

                        Migrating from an old machine to a new machine, I have to manually set up all my rules again. It would be nice to be able to export/import rules and settings.

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                        • If only one browser is running, use that browser

                          If I have any single browser running, I want to open links in that browser

                          If I have two or more browsers running, I want the Choosy prompt

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                          • Could not load Choosy preference pane. Choosy 1.1 and El Capitan 10.11.4

                            Preference pane won't load, latest version under 10.11.4.

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                            • Allow all apps (esp. Slack) to be considered a "source application"

                              For some reason, Choosy lets you pick some apps as a "source application" for rules, but ignores them. Slack is one example (and the one I find most frustrating).

                              You can create a rule that says "All of the following are true: Source application is "Slack.app". But even after deleting all other rules, a link clicked on inside Slack uses the default Choosy behaviour (in my case, popping up the list of browsers) instead of the rule behaviour.

                              I would like to be able to select Slack as a source application and have it work. Thanks!

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                              • Ability to add a rules from command line (ideally Alfred App)

                                Choosy is awesome but if you have a new rule, it's kind of a pain to add. I would love to see an easy way to add simple rule like: open this url in this browser from command line (which then can be wrap around an Alfred workflow)

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                                • is there an option do discard the link?

                                  sometimes an program tries to open an link, but i dont want to go there...

                                  Please add an option to discard the link...

                                  or is it possible to add an non existent browser?

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                                  • Popup wont allow me to select OK

                                    When first installing the app and visiting settings i get a pop up "Choosy is disabled - To enable it, check the "Enable Choosy" box on the general settings page"
                                    However the OK button seems disabled which doesnt allow me to get back to system preferences meaning i need to force quit. This also means i cant use the helper to uninstall. Is there anyway to enable Choosy from terminal or a settings file rather than through the Settings UI?

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                                    • Support for native os x notifications

                                      I am using choosy with fluid and I would like it so when I click on os x's built in facebook notifications, my fluid facebook app opens. I was unable to find a way to achieve this via advanced rules, and even if it is possible, it would be nice if the "source application" rule were just "source" and one was allowed to select things that aren't considered applications (such as os x notifications).
                                      In the meantime though, is there a way to achieve this with the current state of choosy?

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                                      • pref pane is not working correctly on macbook-pro/retina w/yosemity

                                        The Browsers Window and/or the advanced Window are empty or show parts of the before background.
                                        I have 10 days for testing left - now (since Yosemite?) I have this issue

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                                        • open in choosy

                                          When I right-click a link in Safari and click "Open with Choosy", it brings up a list of browsers. I would like Choosy to use my rules to determine which browser to use. Is this possible?

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