Foldr for macOS

Posted on 28th July 2018

What’s new in Foldr for macOS?

– Map a drive in macOS Finder to present on-premise SMB shares or cloud storage areas from a single drive
– Support for native Google G-Suite files in Finder.  Double click a Google Doc, Sheet or Slide and start editing immediately.
– Supports password change and two factor authentication
– Quick Import / Upload option available from the system tray context menu. Upload from your desktop to any storage location in Foldr.

Foldr for macOS Release Notes

Version 1.0.0 – Saturday 28th July, 2018

  • Support for process filtering (requires Foldr appliance v4.9.3.2 or greater)

Version 0.9.50 – Wednesday 11th July, 2018

  • Fix – Crash with large file uploads

Version 0.9.49 – Wednesday 27th June, 2018

  • New – Ransomware protection and security (Gatekeeper) detection
  • New – Finder toolbar menu for “Edit in Office Online” (applies to Office documents in OneDrive & SharePoint)
  • New – Multiple concurrent uploads for increased performance
  • New – Support for image file thumbnails
  • New – Admin options for ‘Open Drive At Start Up’ and configuring visible shares
  • New – Menu item tooltip shows connection status
  • Fix – Sanitise server address
  • Fix – Sign-in automatically not working reliably

Version 0.9.42 – Monday 23rd April, 2018

  • Fix – Possible crash with macOS Yosemite
  • Fix – Certificate-related bugs

Version 0.9.41 – Monday 23rd April, 2018

  • New – A badge in the menu bar indicates how many uploads are pending.
  • Fix – Optimised file caching.
  • Fix – Invalid signature when running on macOS 10.10

Version 0.9.39 – Friday 16th March, 2018

  • New – Support for “Pointers” in Foldr server. Admins can now group shares for a neater user experience.
  • New – Full support for the Pwned Password service.
  • Fix – Issues with SSO options.

Version 0.9.34 – Wednesday 7th February, 2018

  • Fix – Issues saving files with the latest version of Office 2016

Version 0.9.33 – Thursday 1st February, 2018

  • New – Bookmarks are now accessible through the Finder. Use your Foldr bookmarks to access your favourite files quickly and easily!
  • Fix – Select All/Cmd + A not working in fields on Sign In screen

Version 0.9.32 – Thursday 11th January, 2018

  • New – Prompt if file names contain illegal characters

Version 0.9.31 – Wednesday 10th January, 2018

  • Fix – An issue with certain characters in file names

Version 0.9.29

  • New – SSO support for Active Directory environments. Note that your Mac will need to be bound to Active Directory or have used “kinit” to obtain a kerberos ticket for SSO.
  • New – Create a support bundle to aid in troubleshooting
  • Fix – Duplicate sidebar icons when rebooting or shutting down without first quitting the app
  • Fix – Improve stability of uploads

Version 0.9.22

  • Fix – A potential crash when adding the drive icon to the sidebar

Version 0.9.21

  • Big performance increases across the board. Note that your Foldr shares will now be inside the My Files folder inside your Foldr drive
  • Fix – Initialise the Finder extension on launch

Version 0.9.20

  • New – Improved upload notifications
  • Fix – Folders re-ordering themselves
  • Fix – Potential crash when viewing certificate details

Version 0.9.18

  • Fix – Auto updater could create a nested app bundle

Version 0.9.15

  • Fix – Opening the Web App may prefix address with additional https://

Version 0.9.14

  • New – You can now launch the Foldr web app from the context menu
  • Fix – App could stall when signing in and out repeatedly

Version 0.9.12

  • This release has many performance tweaks to make Foldr for macOS even snappier!
  • New – Menu bar icon pulses when signing in.

Version 0.9.8

  • New – Finder extension shows checkout status of your files and allows you to check in/out from the context menu!
  • Fix – High CPU usage in macOS High Sierra 10.13

Version 0.9.6

  • Fix – App no longer prompts to move after an update.

Version 0.9.7

  • Fix – sign in not showing when selected from menu or account preferences.

Version 0.9.6

  • Fix – App no longer prompts to move after an update.

Version 0.9.5

  • New – Replace the ‘Drive Preferences’ icon with our nice new version.
  • Enhancement – Dismiss the sign-in screen once the drive is mounted.
  • Enhancement – Update FUSE on startup when necessary.

Version 0.9.4

  • New – Provide the ability to rename the Foldr drive.
  • New – Update the icon used for the Foldr drive.
  • Fix – The Foldr icon can show up multiple times in the sidebar.

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