You can drag a folder from Finder onto the iTerm2 icon in the dock to open iTerm2 from the folder location.
How about saving some drag and opening iTerm2 by right click?
Here are the steps to create an
Open iTerm Here context menu in Finder, like this:
Set the top dropdown boxes to Service receives selected
files or folders in
Double click or drag
Run Shell Script from the left panel, and enter the following:
if [[ -d $1 ]]; then open -a iTerm $1 elif [[ -f $1 ]]; then parentdir="$(dirname "$1")" open -a iTerm $parentdir fi
Save - Save service as
Open iTerm Here
It is stored in
~/Library/Services, in case it needs to be changed later.
That’s it! Now you can see the
Open iTerm Here context menu option by right click on a file or folder in Finder. Note if it is a folder, the option is under