Filecamp Release Notes

If you're curious about what's new in Filecamp — and what's changed — you're in the right place.

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We hope the updates you’ll read below make it easier for your team to share files and collaborate with your clients and partners. ✨


October 6, 2019

What’s New

  • When copying a folder, all folder settings are now copied over to the new folder. This will make it easier for you to make a "template" folder with the desired settings. Read more.
  • The text from the text input fields in the file info window can now be copied, also by users that cannot edit them. Read more.
  • Share Direct file links are now assigned to the Share files & folder user permission. Read more.

Bug Fixes

  • Log in as works now with the Stay signed in option. Read more.
  • When copying the Log as a CSV file (as multiple pages), no duplicate entries will occur.
  • When copying a file to the folder you are currently viewing, the folder should refresh automatically.
  • Metadata from images uploaded via WebDAV are now extracted automatically by an hourly script.
  • The folder view is now automatically refreshed when you turn cover thumbnails on and off in the folder setting. Read more.
  •  We've added a tooltip over the close comment checkbox to make it more clear what happens when you check this box.
  • More accurate and up-to-date Geolocator settings in the Log so that you can see more precisely where your users are located.
  • You will now get a warning if you try to use the Log in as feature to log in as another administrator. Read more.
August 17, 2019

What’s New

  • Vanity URLs on all shared links. Replace the encrypted text in all shared links with a text of your own choice. Read more.

Bug Fixes

  • Better support for extremely large files (+3GB) upload.
  • Spaces in usernames are now allowed.
  • Improved the thumbnail (preview) procedure for complicated files.
  • Quicker thumbnails (previews) of large (in pixel-count) files.

August 2, 2019


What’s New

  • Vanity URLs on folders. Replace the secure and encrypted default folder name with a text of your own choice. Read more.
  • You can now search for a log entry in the Log even if the specific log entry is collapsed. Read more.
  • More clear limit on how many characters (max 3500) you can enter in share messages.
  • All Administrators will receive an email notification when your account reaches 80%, 90%, and 100% of your storage limit.

Bug Fixes

  • Prevention for creating a folder name that starts with a dot, which causes problems for certain OS.
  • Auto tags work again in all regions.
  • Fixed a bug that could prevent custom domains changes to be successfully propagated to AWS Route 53 DNS service.
July 23, 2019

What’s New

  • Log in as another user. Admins can now log in as another user. Great for testing purposes and for helping set up notifications for other users. Read more.
  • Your last used expiry date on shared links is saved in the browser cache, so you don’t have to remember to set the expiry date when sharing files and folders.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed a bug between that (in some cases) changed the expiry date on shared links to 1 week, even if you have selected e.g. Link never expires.
  • We have now added a warning if you try to delete the file extension for a file.
  • Support for longer messages (3500 characters) in share messages.
  • Share pages now work again.
  • Improved the Receive files without login (public upload) feature.
  • Improved preview of CMYK images with embedded ICC profiles.
  • Fixed a bug that caused people to receive upload notifications even if the upload was canceled.
May 27, 2019

What’s New

  • Contact sheet feature. You can now easily print an overview of all files in a folder or Collection.
  • Faster previews when browsing through images in large preview mode.
  • Bug Fixes
  • Improved previews of certain .svg files.
  • Problem with a specific Chinese character in folder names and missing thumbnails
  • Shared links are now deactivated/removed right after they have been deleted.
  • Double quotes in folder names could prevent thumbnails in being generated.
May 12, 2019

What’s New

  • Added support for pages on the user list for customers with +250 users.
  • Go to folder feature directly from the corresponding log entry.
  • An intelligent (AI) thumbnail generating priority system.
  • External users can now also self-register to change labels (approve) files.
  • You can now upload .webloc and .url files that link to other sites.

Bug Fixes

  • Removed the option for Locked users to create Collections and Favorites.
  • Pdf files should not be shown with cover thumbnails
January 20, 2019

Whew! The new Filecamp is here. We have been working on this update for the last 2 years. And we are looking very much forward to show you all the new features and refinements!

What’s New

  • New 100% responsive user interface
  • Better performance
  • More storage space
  • Folder upload
  • Easier user management
  • Advanced search features
  • Improved proofing/commenting tools
  • More notification options
  • More custom branding
  • Bulk adding of tags
  • More metadata options
  • Auto-tags
  • Bulk add and invite users
  • Custom pages
  • ... and a lot more.

Read more.


NOTICE: Remember to clear all caches so that the code from the latest release is always in use. This will help you to avoid any potential errors.

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"I'll be a Filecamp supporter for life!"
I just wanted to say well done! What you've built, or re-built was worth the wait and I couldn't be more thrilled. Really awesome job, you are a man of your word and delivered on every issue I had with the old version. I'll be a Filecamp supporter for life!

Tim Deasy, Creative Director / Founder, Standard Official™