You can download a free version of finefiles here. This version has no banners, no adware, spyware or time limit and will not display nag messages. You can use finefiles on any computer, including a computer in a commercial organization. Optional enhancements (finefiles Pro) are available.
Current version is 3.06.0 release July, 03 2012. Please load one of the following files depending on your Windows version:
Zipped main executable + guide to run using Windows XP only.
Please note: The source code examples are displayed in html because of CR/LF compability issues. Select the text and copy & paste it to .cpp and .h files — this works in all major browsers except Firefox. The code of the following C/C++ source is free for private and commercial use.
finefiles can be expanded by so called “Plugins”, realized as Dynamic-link library (dll). Here is a simple example in C/C++ for an input plugin that checks if the filename contains the sentence “ACME”.
C/C++ example for those who want to write their own routines to access .timefiles files. finefiles stores data inside these files to realize the timeline function. The example lists the content of a given .timeline file if run on command prompt.
C/C++ example to write your own routines to access finefiles “Sidecar” files. finefiles stores data inside these files to realize the sidecar functionality. The example lists the FAT (directory) content for a file equipped with a sidecar if run on command prompt.
This section offers direct downloads of supporting documents. To download the files right-click, select “save target as” and specify a local folder for the file.
I am committed to providing quality, bug-free software. If you experience any problems with my software or find any bugs, please don't hesitate to contact me using this contact page. Please provide a detailed description of your problem. Be sure to include which operating system you are running and the current version of finefiles (found at ? / About).
Support can also be obtained by visiting the support page. This page contains a list of known problems and frequently asked questions (FAQs) that might solve your problem.
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