Files File Manager 2.1.7 Available for Download

Files File Manager 2.1.7 Available
Files File Manager 2.1.7 Available

Yair Aichenbaum released another update of the Files file manager with build number 2.17.

The new build follows the 2.15 build launched just 8 days ago. It comes with quite some fixes and improvements, which you can read about down below.

Files 2.17 is a file manager with a powerful yet intuitive design. It has features like multiple tabs, panes, columns, shell extensions, and tags. This is an open-source project and community participation is welcome.

Changed, Fixed, or Improved in Files File Manager 2.1.7

  • Improved performance of the delete confirmation dialog by @gave92 in #8041
  • Improved UI responsiveness for file operations with many items by @gave92 in #8046
  • Added update button to the toolbar by @puppetsw in #8054
  • Stop loading icons when the conflict dialog is closed by @gave92 in #8042
  • Added an option to hide files dotfiles by @manfromarce in #8169
  • Added a shortcut to collapse the sidebar by @aleksanderlukasiewicz in #8157
  • Show progress in the status center while preparing items for copy, cut, and drag by @gave92 in #8047

Fixed in Files File Manager 2.1.7

  • Fixed crash that would sometimes occur when closing the properties window by @gave92 in #8016
  • Fixed breadcrumb hit target by @yaichenbaum in #8098
  • Fixed an issue where the tab title was missing in the document’s library by @puppetsw in #8107
  • Fixed an issue where symlinks weren’t displaying properly by @acesyde in #8145
  • Fixed a crash that would occur when renaming items in the tile’s layout by @szabolcstarnai in #8189
  • Fixed moving items from PC to MTP (phone) storage by @gave92 in #8044

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