What’s New in This Version of Commander One

Commander One
Released: September 22, 2017

  • Fixed: issues with connecting iOS11 devices.

Commander One
Released: August 18, 2017

  • Added: support for AZERTY and other non-QWERTY keyboard layouts.
  • Improved: functioning when the user’s directory was moved.
  • Fixed: crashing upon invoking the disk list or the list of favourites when the terminal window is active.
  • Fixed: crashing upon invoking the preferences window.
  • Lots of fixes and improvements (thank you guys for your continued feedback!).

Commander One
Released: March 24, 2017

  • Improved: file/directory list display speed on all types of disks.
  • Fixed: lagging when connecting to some SFTP servers.
  • A lot of other minor fixes and improvements (thank you guys for your continued feedback!).

Commander One
Released: March 1, 2017

  • Fixed: crashing at startup.
  • Fixed: crashing on some Mac computers when connecting the MTP devices.
  • Thank you guys for your continued feedback and please accept our sincerest apologies for any inconvenience caused!

Commander One 1.7.2281
Released: February 23, 2017

  • Added: support for Dropbox API v2 (you will need to relink your Dropbox account).
  • Added: support for Amazon S3 buckets in the following regions: US East (Ohio), Asia Pacific (Mumbai), Canada (Central), EU (London).
  • Added: the Hungarian, Polish and Ukrainian localizations.
  • Improved: handling of Google Drive accounts (support for the new API).
  • Improved: connection / detection of iOS devices on macOS 10.12.
  • Improved: fetching of files on remote servers when viewing / editing them.
  • Improved: the built-in file viewer now remembers the viewing mode last used (text, hex, etc.) and the position and dimensions of its window.
  • Fixed: getting the size of folders that contain bundles.
  • Fixed: changing of Commander One’s color theme on macOS 10.12.
  • Fixed: copying of HTML files from Amazon S3.
  • Fixed: the Chinese localization.
  • Fixed: a crash when uploading large files to OneDrive.
  • Fixed: a crash when opening an S3 bucket in an unknown region.
  • Fixed: a crash when changing certain settings in Connection Manager.
  • Fixed: a rare case when no window contents were displayed on startup in Brief mode.
  • Fixed: freezing on dragging and dropping files on macOS 10.12.
  • Fixed: the Esc button did not work when renaming files in Brief mode.
  • Other minor fixes and improvements (thank you guys for your continued feedback!).

Commander One 1.6.2157
Released: September 23, 2016

  • Added: full compatibility with macOS 10.12 Sierra.
  • Fixed: inability to use some hotkeys (e.g. Enter/Return) upon updating from version 1.5 to version 1.6.

Commander One 1.6.2153
Released: September 22, 2016

  • Added: support for OneDrive for Business accounts.
  • Added: iOS 10 support.
  • Added: the ability to lock tabs.
  • Added: the ability to configure hotkeys for:
    • switching between tabs;
    • selecting and unselecting items;
    • opening a file;
    • selecting a file and checking its size.
  • Added: more criteria for sorting and display as columns in the Full mode: date added, date created, date last opened, permissions.
  • Added: the ability to choose the default text editor (used when you select a file and press F4).
  • Added: the Korean and Japanese localizations.
  • Improved: clipboard handling (now files can not only be copied, but also moved using the ⌘C / ⌥⌘V shortcuts, as in Finder).
  • Improved: the size and modification date of the current file is now displayed in the Brief and Thumbs modes.
  • Lots of other minor fixes and improvements (thank you guys for your continued feedback!).

Commander One
Released: May 4, 2016

  • Fixed: problems with connecting to certain SFTP, FTPS and FTPES servers.
  • Fixed: broken “Open” and “Open With” options in the File menu.
  • Fixed: an exception when using type select in the Brief and Thumbs view modes.
  • Fixed: a crash when working with Google Drive.
  • Fixed: an exception when working with Dropbox.

Commander One
Released: April 14, 2016

  • Fixed: a crash when working with Google Drive.
  • Fixed: a crash when viewing files in fullscreen mode.
  • Fixed: an error when connecting to some FTP servers.
  • Lots of other minor fixes and improvements (thank you guys for your continued feedback!).

Commander One 1.5.1995
Released: April 4, 2016


  • a new Connections manager;
  • Dropbox Business and Microsoft OneDrive support (in PRO Pack);
  • support for the WebDAV protocol (in PRO Pack);
  • the ability to work with .ipa, .apk, .jar, .ear and .war archives;
  • icons and previews for files on Google Drive;
  • search in the built-in viewer (in text and binary modes);
  • in the full display mode, the ability to hide and reorder columns and to enable alternate background color;
  • OS X services support;
  • a hotkey for showing the favorites list: ⌘⌃F;
  • the ability to disable certain hotkeys in Preferences;
  • support for Amazon S3 buckets in the Asia Pacific (Seoul) region (in PRO Pack);
  • Russian localization.


  • the FTP client has better performance and is now able to resume downloads and reconnect on error (in PRO Pack);
  • better performance when working with a large number of files on Amazon S3 (in PRO Pack);
  • files uploaded to Amazon S3 are now automatically assigned the proper MIME type (in PRO Pack);


  • an incorrect Keychain entry being used for FTP and Amazon S3 connections;
  • Finder’s window popping up on mounting a network share;
  • incorrect display of file names in certain encodings when working with .zip archives;
  • crashes on copying/moving of files and mounting/unmounting of disks;
  • issues with folders merging when moving files to a different disk;
  • lots of other minor fixes and improvements (thank you guys for your continued feedback!).

Commander One 1.2.1668
Released: December 8, 2015

  • Improved: error descriptions became more detailed when connecting to an FTP Server
  • Much improved: work with Amazon S3 storage service, namely:
    • speed became much higher when processing a big amount of files;
    • issue when some files and buckets were not displayed was fixed.
  • Fixed: erroneous handling of hidden files when working on FTP server:
    • hidden files were not shown;
    • folders containing hidden files couldn’t be deleted.
  • Fixed: crash when viewing the list of all computers in a local network on OS X Mavericks and Yosemite
  • Fixed: incorrect display of folders contents in Brief and Thumbs views
  • Fixed: copying of empty folders from DropBox in case folders’ names contained capital letters
  • Fixed: wrong date during file copying
  • Fixed: several cases of application crash (Thanks for your crash reports, guys!)

Commander One 1.1.1623
Released: November 23, 2015

  • Added: connect and manage files on Amazon S3 storage service (in PRO Pack mode)
  • Added: connect and manage files on Google Drive (in PRO Pack mode)
  • Added: use the Share and other Dropbox options when mounting Dropbox as a disk (in PRO Pack mode)
  • Added: new hot keys – eject disk and start FTP connection
  • Added: Chinese, Spanish, Dutch and Czech localizations
  • Improved: file operation can now be queued even if it’s already started
  • Improved: background file operations let you work with other Commander One windows at the same time (via File → New Window option)
  • Improved: hidden files appear translucent for their better distinguishing
  • Improved: Commander One displays the remaining time for modal operations (like copy, etc.)
  • Fixed: unexpected connection break for certain FTP servers in case large files were downloaded
  • Update: Commander One has migrated to Swift 2.0 to become even more stable and faster

Commander One 1.1.1346
Released: September 29, 2015

  • Multiple enhancements for better compatibility with OS X El Capitan (OS X 10.11)
  • Added: support for tar.Z, tar.lzma and tar.xz (in PRO Pack mode)
  • Added: support for FTPS protocol (in PRO Pack mode)
  • Added: possibility to change files permissions via FTP/ FTPS/SFTP protocols (in PRO Pack mode)
  • Added: select the program to open the file with (‘Open with’ in main menu – File or via the context menu)
  • Added: German and Dutch localizations
  • Improved: computers working over NetBIOS protocol are now detected and displayed in the list of computers
  • Improved: ellipsis in the middle of long file names in Thumbs and Brief views. To make the full name show up, hover over the name.
  • Fixed: erroneous search through the files contents using regular expressions
  • Fixed: wrong time of files creation when copying files from iOS, MTP or FTP to Mac

Commander One 1.0.1263
Released: August 26, 2015

  • Added: support for tar.bz2 (tbz2, tb2) in PRO Pack mode
  • Added: French localization
  • Multiple enhancements for better compatibility with OS X El Capitan (OS X 10.11)

Commander One 1.0.1232
Released: August 4, 2015

  • First Official Release