Entropy Keyboard Shortcuts


Toggle extraction mode Press the command key while opening an archive to use the alternate extraction mode. For instance, if you open archives for viewing by default, using this shortcut will cause the archive to be auto-extracted instead.
Extract to containing folder Press the option key while clicking on the Extract toolbar button to extract the contents to the same directory as the archive.
Extract all files + E
Extract selected files + + E
Verify data integrity + T


Preview Press the spacebar to preview the selected file.
You can then use the arrow keys to navigate through the files.
Toggle hidden files visibility + + H
Toggle package contents visibility + + P
Show the Bookmark Manager + B
Bookmark the current archive + D


Add file to archive + + A
Create new folder in archive + + N
Delete selected files from archive
Rename selected file


You can define your own keyboard shortcuts for creating and extracting archives directly from Finder. Here's how:

  1. Open System Preferences.
  2. Click on Keyboard under Hardware
  3. Select the Keyboard Shortcuts tab.
  4. Select Services in the left pane.
  5. On the right pane, scroll to Files and Folders. Here, you should see Entropy's Archive as... and Extract... commands. You can click on them to assign a shortcut.

Key Symbols

The command key
The shift key
The delete key
The enter key