Feature request #3179

File Filter on load dialogs

Added by Alex Mandel over 6 years ago. Updated over 4 years ago.

Status:Open Start Date:
Priority:Low Due date:
Assigned to:nobody - % Done:


Category:Data Provider
Target version:Future Release - Nice to have
Platform:All Resolution:
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Seems like there's a need for a file filter that is the concatenation of the providers available. So that the default vector filter is "All Vector Formats" which is different from All Files ().
For example: (

Would make it much easier to browse through your files looking for layers to add which might be a mix of formats. It wouldn't actually matter to me if the menu remembered my choice if it always went back to this generic option to start.

This could also apply the Raster formats.

Setting the default is part of related #2298 #3175


Updated by Giovanni Manghi over 5 years ago

  • Target version changed from Version 1.7.0 to Version 1.7.4

Updated by Giovanni Manghi about 5 years ago

  • Target version changed from Version 1.7.4 to Version 2.0.0

Updated by Pirmin Kalberer over 4 years ago

  • Target version changed from Version 2.0.0 to Future Release - Nice to have

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