Create a new file in a project folder
One of the big changes in TM2 is that you can no longer create new files from the Project Drawer’s right click menu. This was a handy feature that I honestly miss.
Fortunately, there is a work around though it’s somewhat less intuitive.
- Create a new file/tab by hitting ⌥⌘N or choosing File > New Tab from the menu.
Select the folder that you want to save the file in from the File Browser/Project Drawer:
Here I have the
- Save the new tab (“untitled” in the screenshot above) by hitting ⌘S or choosing File > Save from the menu.
The file dialog will come up with the folder you chose in step 2 selected.
The save dialog with your folder selected.
Give your new file a name and hit Enter or click Save and the file will be right where you want it!
There it is.
It’s worth pointing out that steps 1 and 2 can be done in any order.