Altap Salamander 2.52 Changelog

Release date: August 31, 2009

List of most important changes in Altap Salamander 2.52 since version 2.51

  • New Password Manager with option to protect your passwords with Master Password.
  • Up to 7x faster Compare Directories (by content) command for files on the same disk.
  • Backward compatibility for 2.5 and 2.51 plugins.
  • Panel contents are refreshed even if Salamander's window is not active.
  • Better handling of encrypted files (EFS) and files with alternate data stream (ADS).
  • Fixes and improvements related to Fast User Switching and Terminal Services (Remote Desktop).
  • Better support for mouse wheel (wheel tilting, new shortcuts).
  • New command line parameters.
  • New plugin for browsing network (network neighborhood) directly in panel.
  • New DiskMap plugin: used disk space analyzer and visualizer.
  • New UnCHM plugin: extractor of Microsoft Compiled HTML Help archives.
  • FTP plugin: option to encrypt passwords with AES-256 (uses new Password Manager).
  • FTP plugin: Support for TLS FTP (also known as FTPS or FTPES with AUTH TLS).
  • FTP plugin: Support for ZLIB compression (MODE Z).
  • UnISO plugin: Added support for Apple Hierachical File System Plus (HFS+).
  • TAR plugin: Added support for Debian packages .DEB.
  • File Comparator can compare Unicode files now.
  • 7-Zip plugin: updated to 7z 4.65.
  • ZIP plugin can create files with size over 4GB.
  • WinSCP plugin updated to latest WinSCP version.
  • Checksum plugin: SHA1 and SHA256 hashes are supported.
  • PictView supports autorotation when viewing JPEGs or digital camera RAW files with EXIF.

Altap Salamander changes since 2.52 beta 2

  • Drive Information Line: fixed disk size detection for large disks.
  • Hot Paths can contain variables such as $(WinDir), $(SysDir), $(SalDir), or $[EnvironmentVariable] for better Salamander portability.

Checkver plugin changes since 2.52 beta 2

  • Plugin was updated, can inform about updated or new plugins.

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