Display contents of a local directory.
Display local directory filenames, sizes, last modified dates;
distinguish directories with a folder icon.
From BeOS, direct link to any parent directory.
Sort by clicking on column titles.
(Sort on the Type column sorts by file suffix.)
Set initial sorting order under the View menu.
See all the images in the directory via View / Show Images.
Short / fielded display.
Good source of links for
(set starting point show by
setting cursor, or contents of show with selection).
Of course, local directories can be annotated.
Highlight favorite files so they're easy to find.
Add a note.
Bookmark your home directories and others for quick access
to the file browser. A link to the top-level directory is in the Go menu.
root directory --
navigate from there. Or type in a "file:..." URL.