DCommander: What's New

3.0
- added Back/Forward buttons with history. Long-press the buttons to reveal the history menu.
- added Multi-Rename Tool (bulk renamer)
- added transfer manager panel. It shows the operations queue and history.
- added Background button for file copy and move operations
- added Retry ability for canceled or failed file transfers
- added Open button for completed transfers
- added sidebars with Favorites, Places and Drives. Each filelist can have it's own sidebar.
- added information sidebar with integrated QuickLook
- added Drag-Drop ability for the Dock icon. Simply drag a folder or file over the DCommander dock icon and it'll browse to it's location
- added right sidebar favorites/information toggle
- added window layout toggle (sidebar, 1 panel mode, 2 panels mode, infobar)
- added mirror column sizes option
- added drag/drop storage box in the sidebar
- added square brackets support for the parent item (...)
- added support for viewing and opening files directly on FTP/SFTP paths
- added unified tab bar
- added individual filelist tabs
- added SHA1, SHA256, SHA512, MD2 and MD5 checksum information for files
- added archive contents browsing override by pressing Shift when opening
- added DropBox, iCloud, GoogleDrive and MacFUSE filesystems support
- added Disconnect button in the active filelist when browsing FTP/SFTP servers
- added Advanced Copy Method for using a proprietary transfer procedure when copying or moving files
- improved Mount External Drive window usability
- completely rewritten FTP and SFTP implementations
- fixed occasional uncommitted CATransaction warnings
- fixed unknown size for certain container files
- fixed synchronization window left and right paths not storing after Compare
- improved container file size calculation speed
2.9.0
- fixed crash when browsing certain zip files
- fixed reported startup glitch
- minor bugfixes
2.8
- added automatic SCP password and keyboard-interactive authentication support
- added icons for connection status in connection manager
- added ability to navigate to specific folder using the Go To Folder command
- added Go To Folder option in the menubar and toolbar
- added support for navigating iCloud drives
- added Help button in the Preferences window
- added DSync and DFind link support
- added Mount Network Drive button in the connection manager
- added ability to Deactivate / Reactivate Premium versions
- improved readability in connection manager
- Viewer (F3) now includes inline search bar
- fixed incorrect scrolling to selected tab when opening a new DCommander instance with many tabs
- fixed SCP timeout bug
- fixed issues while uploading FTP folders
- fixed SCP renaming issue
- fixed case-insesitive renaming of local files
- fixed occasional rename not working issue
- fixed folder renaming issue (special names such as folder.1]] ) with square brackets activated
- fixed invalid context 0x0 issue on older Macs
- fixed French translation
- fixed German translation
2.7.2
– fixed an issue with Reset All Settings after app crash
– fixed an issue with icons on the Synchronize window
– fixed an issue where the recovery dialog was detached from the main window when prompting to reset settings after a crash
– fixed QuickLook file navigation when “Alternate Spacebar action” is enabled
– fixed QuickLook console warning messages on newer versions of OS X
– fixed localization issue with Show/Hide system files label
– fixed German translation
2.7.1
– added full SCP support
– added filelist selector color customization
– added Tutorials and Tips link in the menubar
– added better notifications for FTP/SCP errors
– added SCP drives in the drivebar and drive selector
– added custom terminal support (for example, you can now set iTerm as your terminal application)
– added activity indicator when DCommander takes longer to start
– added full remote SCP session restore on DCommander restart
– fixed blurry tabs on retina displays
– fixed interface text becoming blurred in some cases
– FTP sessions are now dynamic. This means they connect/disconnect automatically depending on usage
– changed permissions to symbolic notation
– Escape key now closes the View window when active (F3)
– tabs now retain remote sessions when changing between them, resulting in lower network bandwidth usage
– fixed brackets around folders not working
– fixed an issue where ZIP archives were not browsable due to uppercase extension
– fixed stability issues with certain FTP configurations
– fixed a bug where the ‘…’ item disappeared from the filelists
– fixed UI glitches when starting DCommander after a crash
– fixed instability with corrupt directory listings
– fixed remote transfer window not closing after succesfull transfers when using View(F3)
– fixed small network icon in the connection manager in certain cases
– fixed FTP download issue
– improved connection manager considerably
– improved default settings and window sizes
– improved German translation
2.5
– space bar now selects or deselects files/folders in the current filelist
– added Alternate Spacebar action in the Preferences panel
– added Shift + click multiple selection capability
– added Reset All Settings prompt when DCommander was not shutdown properly
– improved memory usage
– improved HFS+ file listing speed
– improved user interface
– new icon
– fixed folder brackets [] not showing correctly under certain localizations
– fixed other minor bugs you probably didn’t notice
2.1.2
– minor bugfixes
2.1.1
– improved OS 10.10 Yosemite compatibility
– added Java EAR and WAR archive browsing support
– added XPI and ODT archive browsing support
– fixed Overwrite All skipping multiple items
– fixed duplicate folder adding a . after the name when brackets [] are enabled
– fixed CMD-I keyboard shortcut not showing the Get Info window
– fixed Viewer not initially setting a fixed-width font
– fixed Viewer “Open in Editor” function not using a custom editor if available
– fixed German localization
– minor bugfixes
2.1
– added JAR archive browsing support
– added synchronize folders icon in the toolbar
– added Extended Attributes in the Get Info window
– changed viewer font to have a fixed pitch for better readability in ASCII and HEX views
– changed Get Info shortcut from Ctrl-Enter to CMD-I
– changed Inverse Selection keyboard shortcut to CMD-SHIFT-I
– changed close tab keyboard shortcut to CMD-W
– changed close window keyboard shortcut to CMD-SHIFT-W
– changed Attributes from decimal (511) to octal (777) format
– fixed pressing the clear button (x) in the search field opening a new Search window
– fixed deleted files not always moving to trash when Permanently delete files and folders is unselected
– fixed sorting by size not working properly when units other than bytes are selected
– fixed “Select all files with the same extension” sometimes selecting files with unrelated extensions if the file kind is the same
– fixed Automatically calculate container file size not working correctly
– fixed incorrect file size displayed in the Get Info window for large package files
– minor bugfixes
2.0.1
– added manual language selector in the General Preferences panel
– added Polish translation
– added French translation
– fixed Compressing multiple files and folders in one pass
– fixed Custom Sync Tool selection on German and Czech translations
– Compress option now creates the archive in the same folder as the selection, with the name of the current folder
– fixed filelist columns hiding when changing languages
– fixed folders not ordering to top when using a different locale
– fixed “Overwrite All” button label mismatch when copying/moving files
– fixed Czech translation
– minor bugfixes
2.0
– added Overwrite All option when copying/moving files
– added new ftp connection manager with ability to store and modify previous connections
– added new Mount a Remote Drive window
– added colorize titlebar option to easily differentiate the main DCommander window from others
– added automatic selection of the item below the cursor when right-clicking. If you already have multiple items selected, it will add the new item to your previous selection
– added left and right arrow buttons for scrolling through tabs
– added customizable item size units (Bytes/KiloBytes/MegaBytes/GigaBytes)
– added folder compare and synchronization
– added quicksearch for filelists (just start typing the name of a file or folder and it’ll be automatically selected)
– added ability to set a custom sync tool
– added custom FTP support
– remote connection tab titles are now colorized with green to distinguish them from local paths
– fixed context menu showing when right-clicking on empty spaces in the filelist
– fixed folder renaming when Display brackets [] is enabled
– fixed an issue when drag/dropping items onto a folder in the file list
– fixed open archive contents toggle not always working
– fixed pixelized tab fonts on Retina display
– fixed Cancel not immediately canceling file transfers
– fixed ftp refresh issue
– improved memory usage
– improved copy/move speed
– removed DCommander version id from the titlebar
– visual tweaks
– minor bugfixes
– added German and Czech translations
1.5.0
– added Lynx-like folder navigation (using arrow keys)
– added ability to browse ZIP archives like normal folders
– added ability to open files inside archives without unpacking
– added ability to view (F3) files inside archives without unpacking
– added ability to selectively unpack files and folders from archives
– added extension column for file lists
– split filenames into base names and extensions in the file list
– added ability to edit file names and extensions separately
– added ability to switch between renaming names and extensions by pressing Tab
– added sort by file extension support
– added “Search for text inside file” option in the internal search utility
– added case sensitive search support
– improved file and folder search speed
– added fullscreen mode for Viewer windows
– added Media view mode for Viewer windows
– improved Viewer window interface
– added dynamic Drive Bar buttons resizing if the main window is too small
– added Reset All Settings button in the Preferences panel
– added new Apps preferences panel
– fixed incorrect resolving of aliases pointing to folders
– fixed sandbox issue when using an alias pointing to a folder
– fixed reported crash on startup for some users
– fixed function buttons bar not showing by default on first run
– minor bugfixes
1.2.9
– added auto size calculation option for container files (such as Parallels VMs, XCode project files)
– added ability to navigate unknown container files
– added “Show contents of container files when opening” option in the Preferences window
– added Rename option in the right-click context menu
– added F2 Rename keyboard shortcut
– added ability to cancel renaming by pressing the ESC keyboard button
– added CMD+E shortcut for Equalize
– added a new window showing What’s New for each update
– fixed customized toolbar reseting after restart
– fixed incorrect date locale in the Get Info panel
– fixed CMD+D always opening the left panel’s hotlist instead of the selected panel
– fixed Attr column numbers font size mismatch when changing file panel font
– fixed System/Hidden files text mismatch in toolbar
– fixed Midnight, Blue Sea and Homebrew color schemes
– improved file list selection display
– fixed drag/drop within same folder
– renaming/deleting a folder currently active in one of the file lists now handled correctly
– minor bugfixes
1.2.5
– fixed selection retention after moving or deleting multiple files
– fixed accidental renaming of … parent directory
– fixed function key buttons not working if function key buttons are hidden
– PageUp/PageDn, Home/End now changes the select row in addition to scrolling
– revised Date column formatting
– renaming items now refreshes immediately the file panel
– minor bugfixes
This is a patch release to address a number of issues reported.
1.2
– added permissions column (Attr)
– added 6 color presets
– added ability to resize row height for font size smaller than 16
– added icons to folder hotlists
– added option to have a focus ring around the active file list
– added Custom Search Tool option
– added Copy Full Path option to the context menu
– UI improvements
– fixed inconsistent settings on first run
– fixed startup freeze on OSX 10.6
– fixed tab titles not showing on OSX 10.6
– fixed crash on dragging columns when filelist contains colored labels
– minor bugfixes
1.1
– new Preferences window
– added ability to show/hide various parts of the main window’s interface
– added ability to set custom external viewers and editors
– added support for forward delete key on wired keyboard
– added option to show prompt message before Copy/Move operations
– added option to show prompt message before clipboard drop operation
– added folder hotlist list menu (also accessible via CMD+H)
– added ability to show/hide file list columns
– added ability to change file list font
– added ability to change file list row size
– added ability to change the alternate background color
– added limited filesystem access support
– fixed unmounting DMGs not refreshing panels accordingly
– fixed cmd-c and cmd-v shortcuts not working in some cases
– fixed resizing main window causing visual glitches on the drive buttons bar
– fixed crash when viewing folders using the internal viewer (F3)
– fixed PgUp/PgDown/Home/End keys not behaving correctly
– fixed tab header pixelation on Retina displays
– fixed NAS volume delete issue
– fixed drivebar name cutoff
– all Preference settings are now applied dynamically, no need to refresh the file panels
– minor bugfixes
– modified Filesystem Access notification
1.0.9
– added full support for 32bit Macs on OSX 10.6
– added double-click to close tab option
– added cmd+delete shortcut for deleting files in addition to the default F8 hotkey
– added display label coloring option
– added bold text for folders option
– added item preview for the Get Info window
– added folder size calculation for Get Info window
– added Ctrl-Return keyboard shortcut to access the Get Info window for the selected item(s)
– improved file listing speed, particularly in folders with many different file types
– improved item icon clarity
– improved startup time with multiple tabs
– changed main window closing behavior. Clicking on the dock icon will now show the main window if it’s not visible.
– fixed slow AFP/SMB share file listing
– fixed filesize text not updating correctly when switching tabs
– fixed invalid total file size if alias or volume files were present in the current path
– fixed an issue with expand/shrink selection window not showing correctly
– fixed QuickLook window not updating when pressing Tab or changing active file panel
– fixed copy/move window freezing for a few seconds before performing the operation
– fixed wrong folder size text on copy/move windows
– fixed unmount drive operations not being detected
– fixed removable media devices not showing in the drives menu when connected
– fixed right-click menu on multiple selected files only selecting one file
– fixed Move to Trash not working on OSX 10.6 and OSX 10.7 in some cases
– fixed an issue on OSX 10.6 where the main window would not appear after running DC for the first time
– fixed an issue on OSX 10.6 where the bottom shortcut buttons would not appear
– minor bugfixes
1.0.8
– added tabs support
– added ability to customise colors for filelist background and texts
– added vertical and horizontal grid display option for filelists
– added “Reset Main Window” option in the Window menu in case the main window is no longer visible.
– added back Drives selection menu for easier volume selection
– added icons for the Drives selection menu
– added go to Root and Go back buttons below the drive selection bar
– added Tabs menu and keyboard shortcuts for full keyboard control
– added Next/Previous Tab menu options and keyboard shortcuts
– added ability to rearrange tabs
– added automatic Tabs restoring when restarting DCommander
– added Connect toolbar button to quickly mount network drives
– added items counter at the bottom of file lists, with realtime size calculation of selected files
– added multi-item text notification when showing Delete alert message
– fixed file list focus bug where the selected items were not ignored
– fixed disk size display error when disk is completely full
– fixed slow start with multiple tabs opened
– fixed an issue with OSX 10.6.8
– minor bugfixes
1.0.7
– added scrollbable drive button bar
– added new File Search window and shortcut (Option+F7 shortcut)
– added Sub-Folder searching ability
– added in-line renaming of items in the filelist (Option+Return shortcut)
– added quick item selection by pressing alpha-numeric keys in the filelists directly
– added New Folder and New Empty File to the right-click menu
– added Show/Hide hidden files toggle in the toolbar
– added more realtime information for copy/move windows
– added Overwrite, Skip and Cancel All confirmation dialog for file operations
– added ability to have multiple File Search windows opened at once
– drag/drop file copying and moving now use the new File Transfer window
– big performance improvement when copying and moving files
– fixed “Permanently delete files” option to not always applying
– fixed file list focus bug
– fixed Get Info window buttons not working properly
– fixed quicklook not always showing current selected items
– fixed slow file copy/move progressbar updating
– fixed freezes while copying large files in bulk
– fixed DCommander temporarily freezing when dropping files from external apps
– fixed an issue where multiple files were not moved to trash when specified
– minor bugfixes
1.0.6
– added Mark menu, allowing better control over item selection
– added Expand and Shrink selection dialog with wildcard support
– added Save/Restore selection
– added Commands menu
– added sorting column repositioning. Simply click+drag a column to change it’s position
– added ability to create a new empty file at location
– added Created Date and Last Modified Date preferences for the Date column
– added Refresh Panels button in the Preferences window to preview changes faster
– added Option+Enter shortcut to open Get Info window for selected item
– added Report a Bug button in the Troubleshooting preferences panel
– added Network menu, allowing to mount network shares
– added Sharing and Network Preferences in the Network menu
– fixed scrolling to selected item when going back to a previous folder
– fixed invalid file operations on root (…) item
– fixed newly created folder not being selected or in view for large file lists
– fixed copy/move progress percentage not updating in all cases
– minor bugfixes
1.0.5
– UI improvements
– fixed tab focus not on the file list on initial run
– added Group folders while sorting option (now default)
– added Troubleshooting tab in the Preferences panel
– improved Viewer
– added item count at the bottom of file lists
– added double-clicking on the splitter now centers it
– fixed double-click on sorting headers opening selected item(s)
– added persistent splitter positioning through multiple runs
– option+space now shows Quicklook directly in fullscreen
– fixed large file copy/move progress not showing correctly
– main window restore now preserves Fullscreen state
– fixed Allow Filesystem Access requesting on every app run