A retro terminal

Release notes 1.7.1

By Erik Jälevik on 15 July 2023

While only a minor release on the surface, this one contains a lot of plumbing improvements below ground, needed to squash some tenacious bugs, and to provide a smoother user experience overall.

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A weird world of paths

The weird world of Windows file paths

By Erik Jälevik on 20 March 2023

File system paths on Windows are stranger than you might think. On any Unix-derived system, a path is an admirably simple thing: if it starts with a /, it’s a path. Not so on Windows, which serves up a bewildering variety of schemes for composing a path.

A retro terminal

Release notes 1.7.0

By Erik Jälevik on 2 March 2023

1.7 is all about paths. In a welcome update for terminal fans, Fileside now supports tab completion for manually typed-in folder paths, and improved path handling all round.

The southern party

Release notes 1.6.2

By Erik Jälevik on 15 December 2022

A minor bugfix release that fixes keyboard shortcuts such as Cmd-C, Cmd-V, Cmd-Z etc in dialogs on Mac.

The southern party

Release notes 1.6.0

By Erik Jälevik on 12 December 2022

1.6 is out, in which Fileside becomes a more well-adjusted citizen of its surrounding operating system society, through a bunch of new features focused on improving system integration.

Tabs in hell

Solve tab hell in Firefox without extensions

By Erik Jälevik on 4 October 2022

Here’s a quick tip for keeping your Firefox tabs and windows organised, achieving a workflow similar to Fileside’s saved layouts. Without installing a thing!

A huge library

Release notes 1.5.1

By Erik Jälevik on 19 September 2022

Some polish and minor bug fixes for the new features in 1.5. And a teeny weeny new feature.

A huge library

Release notes 1.5.0

By Erik Jälevik on 16 August 2022

Search has been one of the most common feature requests for Fileside since the beginning, and now it’s finally here. A simple, no-nonsense, recursive file system search, that does what you expect and leaves no stone unturned.

To accommodate this, the path box also got a major overhaul, featuring a much improved navigation experience.

Fileside's light mode with an expanded preview

Release notes 1.4.3

By Erik Jälevik on 7 June 2022

Fixes drives not always showing up under This PC on Windows, as well as a potential crash bug.

Fileside's light mode with an expanded preview

Release notes 1.4.2

By Erik Jälevik on 26 March 2022

Strictly a bugfix release for a potential crash when loading or starting up with a pane pointing to a missing directory.




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