# [OS X TeX] Show Files in TexShop

Themis Matsoukas matsoukas at engr.psu.edu
Sun Dec 14 10:57:41 EST 2008

On Dec 14, 2008, at 9:16 AM, Martin Costabel wrote:

> Themis Matsoukas wrote:
>> Say I have the following windows open in TS:  root.tex, root.pdf,
>> and foo.tex (called via \include in root.tex). With root.tex as the
>> active window, I can use Show files (in Macros/Applescript) to show
>> the location of root.tex. I can do the same with root.pdf (if it's
>> the active window) but not with foo.tex. When foo.tex is the active
>> window, Show files points to root.pdf. Is there a way to show
>> foo.tex in the Finder?
>
> Why not simply cmd-click on the file name in the window title bar?
> This works the same in TeXshop as in any other app: It shows you a
> menu with the whole file hierarchy above the current file.

Martin,

I don't want to manually navigate to the file - I want Finder to open
for me the container folder.

Themis