FileBrowser for VA Smalltalk

FileBrowser is a new addition to the configuration map “Philemon Tools” , available at, for VA Smalltalk. This little but powerful tool has the following features:

  • navigate through your local filesystem showing the contents of files (including images)
  • file selection based on pattern matching
  • support for custom templates for editing (see templateGroups:)
  • configurable contents font
  • navigation history
  • spawn external programs associated with the selected file (e.g. starts Notepad on Windows for .INI)
  • missing image of /2009/03/filebrowser.png

This goodie requires you to load the applications from the configuration map “Compuware SplitterWidget”, also available at

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