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  • OS X 10.8 or later
    • Developed and tested on macOS 10.14.6


Version 1.2.2 -- 2020-03-06

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ToyZip makes Zip files from selected items in Finder by just launching it.

It will be convenient launching from Spotlight menu or by using launcheres, for exmaple, LaunchBar, Alfred, DragThing. ToyZip can help to make Zip files with keyboard typing instead of using a mouse and a contextual menu.

Also, it may be usefule launching ToyZip from Finder window's toolbar.

ToyZip has following features :

  • If multiple items are selected in the Finder, Zip files are made for each items.
  • A Zip file's time stamp is same to the original file.
  • Finishing task will be notified through the Notification Center. By clicking the notification, the Zip file is shown in the Finder.


  • 1.2.2 -- 2020-03-06
    • Fixed : The dialog to grant sending Apple Events is not displayed in macOS 10.14 or later.
  • 1.2.1 -- 2020-03-02
    • The application is notarized.
  • 1.2 -- 2016-09-30
    • The name is changed to ToyZip from ZipArchiver.
    • Added code signing.
    • Added auto update function using Sparkle framework.
    • A Zip file's time stamp is same to the original file.
    • Added English documents.
  • 1.1 -- 2014-09-15
    • Use the Notification Center build-in OS X 10.8 instead of Growl.
    • OS X 10.8 or later is required.
  • 1.0 -- 2011-02-09
    • First release