Codebook for macOS 4.3.5 Released

As promised, update 4.3.5 to Codebook for macOS is available this morning! It fixes some nuisance bugs that have come up in recent builds when running on earlier versions of macOS.

Changes in this version:

  • Fixes the Fields table having an improperly narrow width on macOS older than Big Sur 11
  • Fixes improperly narrowed Categories and Entries list views on macOS older than Big Sur 11
  • Disables unneeded additional column resize control in Categories and Entries table header views
  • Updates the App Icon to tone down the drop shadow on the center logo glyph

Previous Changes in 4.3

  • Updates interface for macOS 11 Big Sur
  • Adds support for Password AutoFill on Big Sur (Enabled via System Preferences > Extensions)
  • Updates macOS App Icon
  • Drops support for macOS older than 10.12
  • New About Codebook window now includes distribution variant name (e.g. Direct Download, Mac App Store, Beta)
  • :warning:Moves the encrypted database location in your Home directory, please be sure to update any backup scripts!
  • :warning:New database location: ~/Library/Group Containers/


If you purchased Codebook from Zetetic directly:

If you purchased Codebook in the Mac App Store:

  • Visit this link on your Mac
  • Click the “View in the Mac App Store” button if the Mac App Store doesn’t automatically launch
  • It will launch the App Store app and display the Codebook page
  • Click the Install or Update button below the Codebook icon
  • When installation completes click the Open button, or launch Codebook from Applications or Spotlight