Can anyone suggest a macOS application that will create an additional context menu item when I right-click in a Finder folder that allows me to create a text file? The app would need to work in Mojave. I found an app called XtraFinder that does this but you have to jump through hoops to get it to work in Mojave. I’m looking for something that will work without a lot of fuss.
New File Menu is a $1.99 app in the Mac App Store which lets you right-click to create your choice of different types of files (Plain text, Rich text, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, iWork, OpenOffice). There are a couple of apps like this, like Easy New File (same price).
However, you can roll your own Automator action to create a new file as well:
I just bought New File Menu and it works as advertised. Thanks for the suggestion!
I used to have an Apple script that did the job for me