Files Automatically Downloading in WebDrive: .exe, .zip, or others
If you are experiencing automatic downloading of files, especially files such as .zip, .exe, or others, and don't wish to have this occur, edit the settings
for your site in WebDrive. In the "Advanced" section, turn off the
setting for "Enable thumbnails and file preview".
If the downloading continues, another application or program is requesting data from the folders/files being downloaded. Please verify internally which application may be making these requests or submit a support ticket for further assistance.
Guide: Connecting Automatically at Login / System Startup
To have WebDrive run at startup and connect to a server automatically, ensure these two items in the settings: 1. In the main application Settings, ensure that "Run at startup" is enabled. 2. In the Settings for the specific site you've created in ...
Files Deleted in WebDrive Question What happens when I delete files while connected to a server using WebDrive? Answer When using WebDrive, files that are deleted are removed permanently, or moved to a supported Trash or Deleted Files folder. This ...
2019 and NG: Why do files start downloading when browsing the drive?
WebDrive isn't automatically downloading the files - it's actually Windows Explorer or another process downloading the files anytime something accesses them. Most likely, there are programs running in the background, such as anti virus real-time ...
How do I disable windows zip folders?
Windows Zip folders is a shell extension that allows you to examine the contents of zipped files from explorer by clicking on them. This may cause issues in WebDrive with zip files downloading. To disable this functionality in Windows 7 or later ...
Can’t see Thumbnails or Preview of Files in Windows Explorer
If you wish to see thumbnails or previews of files, edit the settings for your site in WebDrive. In the "Advanced" section, turn on the setting for "Enable thumbnails and file preview".