Tag: 2factor authentication

Air Explorer, the multicloud manager

Air Explorer 2.5.3, new version

Air Explorer 2.5.3 new version

List of changes:

-Uploads of a large number of files are now faster and more reliable in Box.
-Added 2 factor authentication for Mega.
-New option in synchronizations to compare only files newer than a period.
Added a bandwidth scheduler, now it is possible to schedule the upload and download bandwidth limits depending on the day and hour.
-Fixed Mega can not login in some accounts.
-Pause and resume syncrhonizations.
-Fixed uploading some files to Box did not work.
-Added an option to execute a command or connect a network drive before a scheduled task is executed.
-Fixed, the duration value in the synchronization report was sometimes wrong.
-Exponential backoff retry control for Box.
-Reduced the number of API requests in Google Drive.
-Reduced the number of API requests in Box.
-Reduced the number of API requests in Dropbox.
-Reduced the number of API requests in OneDrive.
-Better handling of 403 errors on Google Drive.
-Folder structures are created faster on Google Drive.
-Use less API requests when uploading a large number of files on Box.
-Better handling of uploading a large number of small files to Dropbox.
-Synchronization filter now supports many more rules.
-Better error reporting of uploads and downloads.
-Updated Hungarian translation (thanks to SEDATIVE).
-Updated Chinese translation (thanks to GT Wang).
-Updated Japanese translation (Thanks to Tilt).
-Updated Brazilian Portuguese translation (Thanks to Igor).
-Updated Russian translation (thanks to Timofey).
-Updated Polish translation (Thanks to Janusz).

How to add Yandex account with 2factor authentication

Yandex is a Russian cloud storage that give you 10 GB of free storage. You can add it easily in Air Explorer.

Once you have registered in Yandex, you just have to add your username and password in Air Explorer to add the account.


If you have a Yandex account and you have enabled 2factor authentication then you have to do one step more to add your account in Air Explorer. You have to enter in your Yandex account panel and generate an application password.


Then, add your username and the new password that you generated in the application password.


Now, you can use your Yandex account in Air Explorer.