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    Make it more obvious that you can connect to servers on remote:/ page · b14f98de
    Nate Graham authored and Elvis Angelaccio's avatar Elvis Angelaccio committed
    Right now it is not super obvious how you connect to a remote server
    in Dolphin when you already know the URL. Users will go to the
    "Network" item in the Places panel, but from there it is not totally
    clear. The "Add Network Folder" icon in the view opens a complicated
    wizard and it's also a bit of an odd UX to have it living in the view as
    opposed to being a toolbar button.
    Old hands and developers know that the URL navigator is, well, a URL
    navigator, and as such, it accepts arbitrary URLs from any view.
    However this may not be obvious to other more casual users, for
    two reasons:
    1. The URL navigator is in breadcrumbs view nearly all of the time and
       by default, so may users may not know that it can accept text at all
    2. Even when it's displaying URLs, they are almost always local paths,
       so users may not make the connection that it can accept remote URLs
       rather that just local paths
    To improve the discoverability of this fea...
dolphinnavigatorswidgetaction.cpp 10.8 KB