# OS X: Reveal File in Console

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One of the neat things you can do in OS X is to reveal a file in Finder.app from some other applications. Turns out lots of the time, we also want to do that in the terminal. The following script helps you with that:

Note:

1. You should put this into a directory in your search path. I recommend in ~/bin. Also remember to chmod +x.
2. The above requires another script realpath, which returns the fullpath of a file. You can find it here.