Articles Tagged files.app

You Can Now Access Samba Shares on a Chromebook

A new Chrome extension finally brings native Samba share support to Chromebooks and other Chrome OS devices.

2 June 2015

Chrome OS File Manager Adds a ‘Sort’ Menu

Sorting files in the Chrome OS file manager is easier as of the latest dev channel update.

19 May 2015

It’s Now Even Easier to Add Other Cloud Providers to Chrome OS

The latest Chrome OS Dev update makes it even easier to add other cloud providers, like Dropbox and One Drive, to your Chromebook.

9 April 2015

How To Access Dropbox from the Chromebook File Manager

If you've been hoping to see Dropbox integration on Chromebooks and other Chrome devices you're about to get giddy.

12 March 2015

Access SFTP From Your Chromebook With This New App

A new Chrome App lets you access SFTP servers right from your Chrome OS devices.

20 February 2015

Browse TED Talks From the Chrome OS File Manager With This New Extension

A new extension for Chrome OS allows you to browse TED Talks from the Chrome OS File Manager as if they were local video files stored on your SSD.

9 January 2015

Chrome OS File Manager To Get ‘Material Design’ Revamp

Google is to bring a Material Design file manager to Chrome OS as early as next month, a recent bug report suggests. But what will it look like?

8 January 2015

Custom Wallpaper Sync, New ZIP Unpacker Land in Latest Chrome OS Dev

There's a shiny new developer channel release of Chrome OS rolling out, and there are a few interesting changes to look out for.

7 November 2014

Chrome OS Will Soon Let You Access Dropbox, Amazon S3 and More from File Manager

Chromium developers have been working on letting third-party filesystems and cloud storage services integrate with the Chrome OS file manager for well over a year.

15 September 2014

MTP Mount Support Heading to Chrome OS

MTP (Media Transfer Protocol) support, commonly used to access and transfers files stored on Android and other smartphones, is coming to Chrome OS.

5 May 2014

Google Drive To Be Default Download Location on Chrome OS

Google Drive has been enabled as the default download location on Chrome OS, according to a recent commit by developers.

14 March 2014

Chrome OS Beta Introduces Tab Scrubbing, File Manager Tweaks

The beta channel of Google Chrome OS have been updated with some neat new features - including a new trackpad gesture called 'Tab Scrubb'.

12 April 2013