Feature request #7094

"All support formats" file open option

Added by Jonathan Moules almost 7 years ago. Updated over 2 years ago.

Status:Open
Priority:Normal
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Category:GUI
Pull Request or Patch supplied:No Resolution:
Easy fix?:No Copied to github as #:16175

Description

Currently when opening a file, be it vector, raster, or style, the file-open dialog has only allows one supported filetype to be shown at once.
I.e. When opening a style, you can via either *.qml or *.sld, but not simultaneously.

What QGIS should do (and ArcGIS and MS Excel both do this) is have a default option which is "All supported formats". In the case of Styles it would show both QML and SLD at the same time. In the case of rasters or vectors it would show applicable formats that QGIS supports.

If the user wants to only see one specific format (i.e. .shp), they can still select it from the drop-down menu.

Note: This is different from "All Formats" - which shows formats that are unsupported too.

History

#1 Updated by Giovanni Manghi over 2 years ago

  • Easy fix? set to No

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