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This plugin is licensed under the terms and conditions of the Apache 2 license, which can be found in LICENSE.
The authors describe their plugin as the following:
This plugin provides access to a native file chooser for Open and Save operations. This is a prototype, and in the long term will either be replaced by functionality within the Flutter framework itself, or a published plugin (likely part of flutter/plugins). Either way, the API may change significantly.
Supported Platforms #
- [x] macOS
- [x] Windows
- [x] Linux
macOS and Linux #
To use this plugin on macOS or Linux, you will need to manually modify some files. Please read our notices on file_picker_cross for further information.
Use this package as a library
1. Depend on it
Add this to your package's pubspec.yaml file:
dependencies: file_chooser: ^0.1.2
2. Install it
You can install packages from the command line:
$ flutter pub get
Alternatively, your editor might support
flutter pub get.
Check the docs for your editor to learn more.
3. Import it
Now in your Dart code, you can use:
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We analyzed this package on May 23, 2020, and provided a score, details, and suggestions below. Analysis was completed with status completed using:
- Dart: 2.8.1
- pana: 0.13.8-dev
- Flutter: 1.17.0
Maintenance issues and suggestions
Provide a file named
CHANGELOG.md. (-20 points)
Changelog entries help developers follow the progress of your package. See the example generated by
The package description is too short. (-14 points)
Add more detail to the
description field of
pubspec.yaml. Use 60 to 180 characters to describe the package, what it does, and its target use case.
Maintain an example. (-10 points)
Create a short demo in the
example/ directory to show how to use this package.
Common filename patterns include
file_chooser.dart. Packages with multiple examples should provide
For more information see the pub package layout conventions.