Nextcloud desktop client 3.6.0 is here with UX and visual improvements!

The 3.6 version of the Nextcloud desktop client is here bringing visual improvements all over! Keep scrolling for an overview of the most notable changes.

What’s new?

  • File thumbnails in VFS view on Windows
  • Better notifications on macOS
  • Improved account wizard
  • Activity item click opens the local file if possible
  • User status dialog is now much nicer and has an animation
  • Check the full changelog of over 130 other fixes and improvements!


For this release of the desktop client, the team continued to focus on stabilizing and improving design elements that make the user experience better. We show the changes in the pictures below.

User status

Thank you 🙇 to our amazing community!

A big thanks go to all the awesome members of our community that regularly help us make Nextcloud better, by translating Nextcloud to other languages or reporting and fixing issues!

Would you like to contribute to our Desktop client too? Check out all you need to know here.


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