5.8. FileBrowser Package¶
Available since version 2.7
The FileBrowser package allows to browse the file system as you type.
5.8.1. Catalog Items¶
This package does not pre-create any item in the Catalog. Instead, it tries to match your initial search term with specific patterns:
\will list the drives that are mounted (e.g.
show_recentsoption is enabled (default), the list of the paths recently entered into Windows Explorer’s address bar will also be included
X:(case insensitive) will start browsing the drive associated with the given letter
An absolute path like
Environment variables are automatically expanded like in
~(tilde) character (configurable) to access to your “home” directory(ies). Check the “Home feature” section below.
Some items from the filesystem may or may not show up, depending on
package’s configuration. For more info, refer to the configuration file and
For convenience, Keypirinha interprets
/as a path separator in addition to
This package is Drag and Drop compliant.
5.8.2. Home feature¶
The “home” feature allows you to get quick access to your favorite(s) folder(s)
by typing a given trigger of your choice (
~ by default).
Check out package’s configuration file for more details.
To go deeper in the file system hierarchy, select a folder item in the results list and press
To open a folder, select it in the results list and press
To list all the actions available that are associated with a specific item, select it in the results list and press