What’s New in SnippetsLab 2.2

Dec 6, 2022

Major Update

  • Attachments. Add image and other file attachments to snippets and sync across all your devices with iCloud sync.

  • Custom Folder Icons. Set custom icons for folders and Smart Groups and make them stand out—choose from more than 600 available icons.


  • Added the ability to set an app-wide default language for new snippets.

  • Added the ability to set a custom backup folder location.

  • Improved the accuracy of markdown scroll synchronization.

  • Updated the MathJax library version.

  • You can now search for all languages in the language selector menu.

  • Added a new main menu item to copy the current snippet link.

  • Drag plain text files to import them into SnippetsLab.

  • Various performance and stability improvements.

Resolved Issues

  • Fixed an issue where the syntax coloring may flash when typing in Markdown snippets.

  • Markdown scroll synchronization now works as expected when using keyboard navigation.

  • Addressed an issue where the app may show a permission error during autosave.

What’s New in SnippetsLab 2.2.1

Dec 8, 2022

  • Fixed a crash that affected macOS versions 11 when searching or creating snippets.

What’s New in SnippetsLab 2.2.2

Feb 9, 2023

New Features

  • New option to enable editor overscroll.

  • New option to automatically trim trailing whitespace while editing.


  • Click on a line number to select the entire line, or drag to select a range of lines.

  • Hold Command while clicking on a snippet link to open the snippet is a new window.

  • Attach an image by pasting the image directly into the editor.

  • Add image links for attachments to Markdown snippets.

  • Added a main menu item to insert an attachment.

  • Substantially improved the quality and performance of Swift syntax highlighting.

  • Improved Markdown syntax highlighting.

  • Greatly improved language detection performance.

  • The combo language menu is now available from the assistant as well.

  • Added the ability copy the published gist link directly from the snippets list context menu.

Resolved Issues

  • Addressed an issue where the app may show a permission error during autosave.

  • Fixed symbols not displaying correctly in Alfred when using the workflow.

  • Selection no longer jumps around when converting indentations.