FileWalker properties - Settings tab

Settings

Select the corresponding connection from the drop-down list.

New

Opens a dialog where a new connection can be configured.

Columns

Available

All file attributes, which can be shown in the FileWalker list, are shown here.

Selected

The file attributes listed here will be shown in the FileWalker list.

Move entries horizontally

Move the selected file attributes from one list to the other with these arrow buttons.

Move entries vertically

The order of the file attributes can be adjusted with these arrow buttons. The following applies here: The higher up a file attribute is in the list, the further to the left the corresponding column will be displayed in the FileWalker list.

The element is shown in the browser with "FileWalker" in its title bar. The element displays all files and folders stored in the connected directory.

Search

This button is shown on the right in the title bar. When the user clicks on this button, a search field will appear where terms can be entered to search through files and subdirectories.

Block

The "Block" setting displays the file list as shown above.

List

The "List" setting displays the file list as shown above.

Show fields

Shows a tooltip where you can select which fields should be displayed in the file list.

The currently selected path is shown as a link beneath the title bar. If the user has the corresponding permissions, the following buttons are shown beneath this link:

Up

Navigates to the superordinate directory.

Create directory

Opens a tooltip where a new directory can be created.

Add file

Opens a tooltip where a file can be selected and uploaded.

Refresh directory

Refreshes the content of the currently opened folder.

Change sorting order

Changes the sorting based on the field selected in the drop-down list in ascending or descending order.

Click on a file name to open the file. The program that opens depends on the file type.

Options

If the mouse is over a file or folder in the list, the "File options" button will appear to the right of the file and the "Directory options" button will appear to the right of the directory, respectively.

This button opens a tooltip with additional functions.

Rename file

Opens a tooltip where the file name can be adjusted.

Copy file

Creates a copy of the selected file and opens a tooltip where the copy can be named.

Delete file

Deletes the selected file.

Rename directory

Opens a tooltip where the directory name can be adjusted.

Delete directory

Deletes the selected directory.