Changes to the Files Tab with Salesforce Files Sync Enabled

After enabling Salesforce Files Sync, you and your users will notice some changes on the Files tab in Chatter.
Note

Note

This release contains a beta version of Salesforce Files Sync that is production quality but has known limitations.

With Salesforce Files Sync enabled, you can search, filter, and upload files right from the Files tab.

files tab
  1. New filter names—Filter the files list by recent, owned, shared, followed, and synced files. The new Synced filter shows the files in your Salesforce Files folder. From the Synced filter, users can search, preview, follow, share, and upload new versions of their synced files.
    Note

    Note

    Users who have the “Sync Files” permission see the new filter names. Users without the “Sync Files” permission will continue to see their existing filter names.

  2. Download the Salesforce Files client—One-click access to download the Salesforce Files desktop client.