Northern Softworks Shipping Login Items Engine 1.0

Northern Softworks released a new app for Mac users, Login Items Engine 1.0. Login Items Engine is a login utility designed to simplify the login items process. The app includes several features including a "set and forget" interface and OS X support. According to Northern Softworks:

Northern Softworks today announced the release of version 1.0 of Login Items Engine, its new utility to simplify the launching of items at startup or login.

Login Items Engine is a handy tool designed to help users simplify the Login Items process. It creates a Login Items folder in the users home directory. This folder functions exactly like the old Startup Items folder of previous Mac OSes. Simply drag documents, applications, alias files in and out of it as desired.


  • Easy to use "set and forget" interface
  • Automatically creates Login Items folder
  • Automatically configures the Login Items Preference Pane
  • Uses no system hacks or command line voodoo
  • Application based for easy installation and removal
  • Built for Mac OS X
  • Illustrated Documentation

You can find more information about the Login Items Engine release at the Northern Softworks Web site. Login Items Engine 1.0 is available as freeware.