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Content Browser





UI under development. Designs are subject to change.


Application type:
 Panel/Tab

Description:
The content browser is a simple hierarchical file browser. Specifically, it is an enhanced version of file:// rendering that allows easier navigation.

Functionality:
  • Read only access
  • Attach to email
  • Pop-out for media content
  • File actions menu
Future goals
  • Offline access to sync'd content
  • Browsing external file:// and smb:// resources
  • Read/Write access
  • Integration with open/save dialog
Related: Shelf | Open/Save


Panel Style (with menu)

The pop out menu allows a variety of file manipulation and upload actions.





Tab Style (for future versions)

The full tab view of the content browser will show the files in a columnar hierarchy. These columns can be popped out into panels.



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