iPadOS 15 added the ability to access NTFS-formatted media from within the Files app

Aadil Times - June 24, 2021 at 5:49 PM

Apple in iPadOS 15 has added the power to entry NTFS-formatted media from inside the Recordsdata app. The extra assist for the Home windows-related format, first found by YouTuber Steven Fjordstrøm, is read-only, so like on macOS you possibly can’t modify recordsdata saved on NTFS units, however you possibly can at the least copy any knowledge on them for engaged on elsewhere in your iPad.

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The Recordsdata app has additionally gotten a brand new round progress indicator to point the switch of knowledge when transferring or copying recordsdata. Tapping the graphic opens a bigger progress bar displaying additional particulars on the info transferred/remaining, the estimated time remaining, and the power to cancel the switch.

In one other notable addition to the Recordsdata app, in the event you’re utilizing a mouse or trackpad, it is now potential to click-hold and drag a range field over a number of recordsdata and folders to carry out batch actions, comparable to compress, transfer, copy, and so forth. Lastly, you may as well now use Teams as a view possibility, in order that recordsdata and folders are organized on the display screen in separate sections in line with variety.