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  1. ExpanDrive 3 FTP Connections Fail on Win7 64 bit.

    I can't get FTP connections to work on ExpanDrive 3. I've tried multiple unrelated servers. I've emailed support at multiple addresses over the last 45 days. I even made a video demonstration of the issues. I've received not one response, though the upgrade released since did fix one problem. Has anyone else had problems with straight FTP connections? I can use 1.8.4 for all the other connections, but some poor clients only have FTP connections.

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    • the price?

      it would be appropriate to have price on the webpage

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      • refreashed the mounted volume

        If fhere for example is created a directory inside a volume it is never shown in expanddrive. I then need to remount the volume too show it.

        Is there planed a fix for this. Or eaven bettter have I missed this functionality in some way?

        3 votes
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        • ran on surface rt

          A version to run on arm processors.

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          • Option to specify a connection timeout (for slower connections)

            When abroad I'm getting a connection timeout using SFTP.

            Using SSH (on the terminal) I can connect. Takes some time, but after a connection has been established everything works as normal.

            Sadly enough ExpanDrive is not usable for me at the moment. :-(

            8 votes
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            • Mount server as \\ExpanDrive\nickname UNC Path Only, No Drive Letter

              I noticed that the drives are network drives connected to \\ExpanDrive\nickname.
              It would be nice in some situations to just mount as \\ExpanDrive\nickname but not create a drive letter.
              Then you could use Windows 7+ Libraries with just the UNC path and not need a drive displayed in Computer.
              Also might be other use cases where you want to access a server via UNC path but not have a drive in Computer.

              48 votes
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              • 4 votes
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                • Work with Carbon Copy Cloner scheduled tasks

                  Would love to use ExpanDrive with Carbon Copy Cloner to schedule backups to S3. Currently it won't work with CCC's scheduled tasks because "CCC scheduled tasks run under the System Administrator account, and the contents of the source or destination filesystem are not accessible to that user."

                  44 votes
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                  • applescript

                    I would like to integrate the loading of volumes in Alfred 2. I currently have a workflow that allows me to eject a vol, but I need one to mount a volume. If I could query the names of volumes that are loadable and a way to tell ExpanDrive to mount it would be great.

                    13 votes
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                    • Cache as a priority

                      The option to use cache as a priority for when there's only one person editing files on the server. to make programs more responsive on slow internet connections .

                      6 votes
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                      • would ask if it can accept an non valid SSL certificate

                        I tried connecting to an openstack swift service through an auth proxy (the service use a modified openstack system and the proxy provides a standard openstack auth) but the proxy doesn't have a valid SSL certificate. Other software ask if they can accept the ssl certificate but expandrive fails with "invalid credentials"

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                        • Adding an ExpanDrive folder to "favorites" list in Finder doesn't persist

                          On OSX you can add a folder in an ExpanDrive share to your 'favorites' list in Finder, but when the drive disconnects, it is automatically removed from the favorites list.

                          11 votes
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                          • Sync scheduling

                            I am stuck with satellite for ISP. Can you add some scheduling options to keep as much work off peak hours as possible?

                            2 votes
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                            • Alternate display names in 3.0

                              It would be great if the UI for a server's login would allow an alternate server name that would be displayed in the menu bar pull-down. This is important when you connect to the same sever multiple time, but with a different remote path for each. As it is now, only the real server name is displayed multiple times, and you can't tell which one if the correct connection.

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                              • Update Win 8

                                Hello,

                                I bought Expan Drive 2.
                                And now I´m on Windows8 and the Version 2 dosen´t work.
                                Where can I buy an update?
                                What does it cost? 39$ again?

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                                • Turn off Finder Preview Column for Expandrive files

                                  I like using Column View and having the Preview column visible most of the time, but it's just too slow on ExpanDrive volumes.

                                  It would be great if there was an option to turn of that column just for ExpanDrive files (or at least have it auto-return instantly with a simple file icon instead of having to scan the remote resource for the preview).

                                  Thanks,
                                  Colin

                                  2 votes
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                                  • Your Server is DOWN

                                    I can't make a purchase!
                                    What's up?

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                                    • Would use the settings in .ssh/config

                                      it would be very useful if ExpanDrive had a setting to enable the use of the parameters configured in the user's ~/.ssh/config file.

                                      As an example - the SFTP server I need to access is behind a bastion/jump host. I have this configured in .ssh/config using proxy commands. I can scp/sftp fine on the command line, and would love it if ExpanDrive could parse the file and apply the same options.

                                      11 votes
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                                      • Question about student :)

                                        Hi. You plans lower price for student?

                                        7 votes
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                                        • Please allow duplicating drives to enable creating a new similar drive.

                                          I just brought expandrive and I'm creating a lot of drives. Creating each from scratch is a pain and would be so much easier if I could use a previously existing one as a template

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