Notice: I've stopped working on v3 series and I won't update it anymore.
I've done a big surgery on this app again to make a new awesome one.
So the next version will start from 4.0
- Fixed some mistakes in files operations.
- Fixed visibility of time remained and bytes per seconds in operation dialog.
- Fixed opening and saving text file bug on FTP client.
- Optimized FTP Client for better performance (Not works perfect yet)
- Fixed a bug on files selection.
- Added copying files to folders which is not writable like "/Data" when using FTP Server.
- Updated some languages
- Plus Some Fixes on build 201303072
- Disabled auto-refresh in the file list (except when mounting/unmounting sd-card).
- Optimized to remove the files fast in category pages.
- Fixed wrong operation progress value which was not fixed completely in previous version.
- Added extracting and viewing jar, mtz (MIUI theme extension) files like a zip file.
- Changed to not clear thumbnails from memory cache when the app paused or directory changed.
- Removed error page when SD card is not available.
- Fixed wrong menu items.
- Added extracting apk files.
- Added view and extract RAR files + copy file from inside a RAR file
- Fixed bug when opening a text file
- Added Hide button to the operation dialog (doing operations in background).
- Fixed animation flicker when browsing page.
- Added exit popup again
but only on browse page.
- Added supporting tar, gzip, bzip2
- Optimized files operation for better performance, I hope force close not happening again.
- Optimized browsing files speed
- Added ascending and descending order to the sort menu
- Removed "View Mode" from the settings page and added to the options menu.
- Added extract menu button to ARCHIVE and APK categories
- Updated some languages + Indonesian
- Fixed lots of tiny bugs.
- Optimized to fling lists a little smoother.
- Fixed "Open as" bugs happened in the previous version.
- Added loading zip files from clouds (like the other files)
- Added progress dialog for removing thumbnails in the settings.
- Fixed canceling operation in Box, Drive and SkyDrive clouds.
- Removed lock icon from Google Drive files list.
- Added copy/paste files between clouds.
- Fixed extract zip file from 'Archives Category' list
- Fixed some small bugs.
- Updated some languages + Traditional Chinese + Kurdish
- Copy files from inside encrypted zip file even to /data folder
- Send files from inside encrypted zip files
- Show update notification once a day
- Add local file to folder inside the zip file
- Create file and folder inside the zip file
- View Files from anywhere (clouds and even inside an encrypted zip file)
- Fixed some small bugs
- Fixed extracting problem
- Changed to ask for zip password only when needed
- Added settings menu for Nexus phones (again)
- Fixed another root bug "/data/user"
- Improved browsing performance
- Added BOX cloud
- Made a better thumbnails loader
- Added copy inside DropBox
- Fixed bug for changing View Mode Setting
- Removed date string from Grid View mode
- Removed Show Hidden files Settings (Always True)
- Mixed Home Folder and First Tab Settings
- Added Sky Drive cloud
- Added Google Drive cloud
- Improved files operation performance
- Changed favorites to works just for directories and zip files
- Added zip viewer; not perfect but works
- Added operation dialog for extracting and compressing zip files
- Extracting RAR archives will not be supported for a while
- Updated some languages + Vietnamese
- Fixed FC when import files and some related bugs
- Uploaded some color variant themes
- Fixed another opening FC
- Fixed FC after adding USB storage
- Added menu option to set start tab
- Fixed no root access for some phones
- Fixed "Jump To" selection bug
- Changed to set appropriate permission to copied files (not works perfect)
- Fixed some bugs when browsing system root
- Added UTF-8 support to system root file listing
- Fixed text editor FC
- Fixed annoying bottom operation scroll menu
- Changed to set language without restarting
- Improved performance
- Optimized theme
- Added root access over FTP Server
- Added auto update message
- Fixed opening FC after network added (Fixed build number: 201301122)
- Fixed category searching bug
- Fixed opening FC for some phones
- Removed exit popup message
- Fixed category bar info for some phones
- Misc fixes and optimizations
- Added exit button
- Optimized theme
- Added click to compare MD5 with copied text in system clipboard
- Fixed browsing issue on some phones
- Fixed root access bug and made a new bug
- Fixed FC
- Optimized theme
- Fixed copy/move files from category pages when you click from context menu
- Added click to copy MD5 checksum in information dialog
- If you delete a file from a category, it shows that file with a zero file size for some seconds, until your system remove it.
- Added folder files count again
- Added Turkish language
- Optimized loading lists and thumbs
- Fixed Some little bugs
- Fixed mount as RW
- You can download the dark theme build from the theme thread
- Some tiny bugs fixed
- Theme optimized
- Some bugs fixed
v3.0 (Fast & Furious) :
Some new main features:
- Dropbox explorer
- FTP explorer
- Send apk via bluetooth for all devices
- Global search
Notice: I've stopped working on ported native file explorer from MIUI ROM,
I did a huge modification on this app but I couldn't continue developing on it's structure.
I've changed the whole project from the first, so we have a new project with the new bugs
The next version will start from 3.0, I will keep my own name (Mi File Explorer)
So from now on, the original credits belong to me. (please check the credit post)
1. optimized theme
2. added MD5 checksum to information dialog
3. added "Jump To" button to sd card page
4. added information about all of mounted external storage to first page (I hope works on most Android devices)
5. updated languages (bigger app)
6. fixed auto-update bug
7. fixed some little bugs
1. solved theme problems
2. added Grid View Mode
3. added filtering lists by matching letters (the fastest way to find the files)
4. fixed FC while open from the other app
5. added install multiple APK files automatically for not rooted devices
6. removed settings button from top and added to all page's menu option
7. added show/hide tabs again
8. fixed saving text file in root explorer
9. fixed creating text file in root explorer
10. fixed not listing some files in root explorer
11. updated languages
12. fixed some little bugs
1. created a dark theme for this version (sorry if you don't like it, I'm the fan of light theme too)
2. fixed bug for minimum file size in settings page
3. fixed FC on deleting file in category pages
4. fast start app
5. languages updated (we have a bigger app
6. fixed zh-CN and pt-BR language problem
7. added primary folder in settings page
8. removed show/hide tab from settings page
9. added quickly turn on/off wifi by clicking on wifi icon in FTP page
10. show the real path in root explorer mode
11. better layout for browse page in landscape mode
12. fixed funny bug on saving UID/GID/Sticky in permissions dialog
13. moved settings button to top corner tab
14. show exit popup on each tab page
15. moved mount r/w option to the settings page
16. optimized swiping pages
17. fixed copying files (it was unusable)
18. create new name for file/folder when you're creating file/folder or coping files and file/folder exists
19. added copy RootDirectory/SymLink (not sure
20. fixed deleting file bug in root explorer
21. and lots of small bugs fixed
1. Added swiping pages
2. Added new add/remove favorite style
3. Multi selecting problem discovered!
4. Fixed /data folder bug
5. Updated languages
6. Changed the app label to "File Explorer"
7. Show files with zero size
8. Changed to add created file to the category lists immediately
9. Update operation button (selectAll/cancel) status, when list Item clicked (in selection mode)
10. Fixed favorite listing bug (sometimes doesn't update)
11. Root explorer is more powerful now
, sorry for the previous version, but If you see the wrong data tell me please
12. Fixed lots of tiny bugs that I don't remember.
13. Sorry for startup loading speed, will be fixed
---------------------- new build 2012041401:
14. Root explorer is better than before
15. Updated languages
16. Fixed installing multiple apks bug (not for ics users I guess)
1. We have a pro root explorer now
2. Some changes and little bugs fixed.
1. Sending problem solved.
2. Some little bugs fixed.
1. Auto update option
2. LDPI support
3. Set minimum file size for each category
4. New layout in landscape mode for category page
5. Hide/Show tabs menu option (SD card page)
6. Screen orientation bugs fixed
7. Faster loading time
8. Unzipping problem fixed
9. Doesn't need write permission for operation on file any more (if Root explorer enabled)
10. Changing language within the app itself (not perfect and needs to restart)
1. set the minimum file size for categories (change it in settings page)
2. some big bugs fixed
1. Finished custom category
2. Option to hide/show directory from media scanners (not works on MIUI- you should ask Miui devs to support .nomedia file)
notice: if you're using cm7 or ... you can use this menu item to increase the speed of searching in some of category lists.
3. Supports unrar
4. Added goto location of files from category lists
5. Supports landscape screen orientation (not good, working on that)
6. Fixed loading big text file
7. Fixed font size for some phones
8. Fixed multilanguage bug.
9. Optimized category browsing on ICS ROM
10. Some changes for your MDPI device
11. Added "create new file" menu item
12. Added create file/folder shortcut
13. Added root directory access from FTP server
and lots of small changes
1. FTP works like a charm
2. Some of categories (Archives, Docs, Misc, Apks) works on all ROMs but not perfect, works slow. I'm working on that.
3. Theme category removed
4. Extract zip file added to SD card page. (long press menu)
5. Opening text files in a simple text editor
6. html option removed from "OPAN AS" menu
7. ICS Options menu fixed
8. (Checking the box) problem in Settings Option fixed
and lots of things that I don't remember, are fixed or changed
1. Added "open as" menu item(see screenshots).
1. Changed refresh icon
2. Fixed options menu bug
3. Moved about page into settings page
4. Added settings menu item icon
5. Fixed signing bug for ICS users
6. Fixed some bugs.
1. Fixed moving problem in category list. (zipping instead of moving
1- Added Zipping and unzipping feature
2- Added Root explorer
3- You can change file permissions too
4- You can rename multiple files
And a lot of changes that I don't remember now and fixing bugs and making new bugs
- There is no changelog.
I've ported the native simple file explorer from MIUI Gingerbread ROM (miuiandroid_Defy-2.1.13) to all 2.2+ android devices and I've made a new name (Mi File Explorer) for it. Now I'm going to modify this app.