Drag & Drop Finder Items into the Terminal to Automatically Type their Full Path
You can instantly print an items full path in the Terminal by dragging and dropping any Finder item into a Terminal window.
In the screenshot above, I have dragged Quartz Composer into a Terminal tab while nano was open. The full path is then typed out automatically, as shown in the screenshot below:
The next time you’re in the Finder and want to access a file or directory within the terminal, try this out, I find it’s quicker than using tab completion for deeply buried files.