[Bf-funboard] File Browser feature request

gandalf3 zzyxpaw at gmail.com
Thu May 7 08:33:08 CEST 2015

+1 to this.

Perhaps a simple way to do this without requiring extra options is to 
use the last used settings. I've been wishing for a way to set the 
default sort method since forever.. ;)

Here are some questions from blender stack exchange which may give some 
ideas as to what functionality users are missing..

On 05/06/15 23:08, Knapp wrote:
> On Thu, May 7, 2015 at 4:53 AM, David McSween <3pointedit at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Showing scalable icons in file browser is excellent, it means that the user
>> can set up the display to show the assets in the best way for them.
>> But every time I spawn a *new browser* in an *alternate* window, my choices
>> are reset to a default view. I want the choice for Blender to remember
>> where I was last time I used another browser window elsewhere.
>> Having a user defined "view style list" would be ideal. Like the current
>> path "Bookmarks" on the side panel
>> This way a user could define an preferred view style based on their
>> intended use, separately remembering the last opened folder would make
>> navigation smoother.
>> Thank you
>> David Mcsween
> What are you talking about. I don't have scalable icons or perhaps I don't
> know how to use them.
I think David is referring to the experimental work being done on the 
file browser: 

> I would love for blender to remember what file mode
> it was in too. It always resets for me.
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