Total Commander 7.50 public beta 1 available now

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Total Commander 7.50 public beta 1 available now

Post by *ghisler(Author) » 2009-04-16, 15:32 UTC

Total Commander 7.50 public beta 1 is available now!

You can download it from this list on

Please report bugs here in bug report forum, ONE BUG PER MESSAGE!

What's new?
  • Full Unicode support in most functions where it is possible, including FTP, ZIP packer, and plugin interfaces
  • Support for file names longer than 259 characters (up to 1022) in most file operations
  • Compare by content allows to compare text files of different type, e.g. Ansi and UTF-8
  • The current directory above the file lists can act as a clickable bar ("breadcrumb bar")
  • Option to show *.bar file in button bar as a popup menu instead of switching bars
  • Show icons and subfolders in ftp connection dialog
  • Protect the stored ftp passwords with a master password using AES256 encryption
  • FTP, PORT mode: Allow to specify external IP address of the Internet router
  • Start Lister, compare by content or synchronize dirs directly via command line parameters
  • Comments (Ctrl+Z) can now have a max. length of 4095 characters, and support line breaks
  • Synchronize dirs: Option to synchronize also empty directories, option to copy just specific file properties (like the time)
  • Create CRC checksums now also supports the SHA1 hash format
  • Allow to use the Windows key for user-defined hotkeys
  • On 64-bit Windows, allow to use 64-bit shell extensions in local menu (context menu)
  • New internal command cm_SwitchX64Redirection to turn redirection of system32 dir under 64-bit Windows on/off
  • Internal unpacking of multi-part RAR archives, and RAR archives where the file names are encrypted
  • Copy files/directories to multiple target directories (or lnk files pointing to directories) in one operation
  • Quick search with search dialog: Show button which allows to show only files/dirs matching the filter
  • Switch character encodings in Lister
  • New internal association system, e.g. for using Total Commander from an USB stick
  • See history.txt for all additions and fixes
A list of additions and corrections, also for previous versions, can be found here.

As usual, the update is free for all registered users.

Note: The update notification will be sent to all users on our info mailing list during the next few days (just for beta 1).

Christian Ghisler
Author of Total Commander