Frequently asked questions

Q: Does Clover support Windows2000 System?

A: Clover currently only supports Windows XP and later versions of Windows (32bit/64bit), and support the most common languages ​​such as English and Chinese.

Q: When installing Clover, 360 security guards prompt regsvr32 process to install the browser plug-in software security?

A: Clover was a Windows Explorer plug-ins integrated into the system, and external opened Explorer window was automatically hosted into Clover window. The Clover program does not get any message of the user.

Q: Is "Clover" free?

A: Yes, "Clover" is Freeware.
If you use "Clover" in a commercial environment and find it useful a donation would be appreciated.

Q: Newly opened Windows Explorer was not hosted by Clover, what’s the cause?

A: Some users use optimization software to disable the TabHelper plug-in, this will result in such a result, open IE’s “Manage Add-ons” menu, look into “ExplorerWatcher class”, re-enable TabHelper to solve issue.

Q: ExplorerWatcher was enabled, but newly opened Windows Explorer was still not hosted by Clover?

A: Please look into the registry setting to check if your Browser Extensions were disabled.
[HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main]
“Enable Browser Extensions”=”yes”

Q: Would You make Clover opensource?

A: Many users asked for making it opensource. It will be not for now because:
1. Code is hastily written, and it has a lot of problems.
2. Long-term plans are not yet fully developed.
3. Clover hasn’t yet built up the brand-strength to prevent copying.

Q: How to change the explorer icon back to its original icon?

A: Some people don’t like Clover icon, someones do like. So I don’t change it before I find a better one, ore someone create more beautiful one.
Mr. 3man and nick give a pretty ico for Clover, click to download: (by 3man) (by nick). You can replace the shortcut icon here:
C:\Users\YOUR_USERNAME\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Quick Launch\User Pinned\TaskBar\Clover.lnk

Clover Keyboard Shortcuts

Just like Google Chrome, Clover works with many basic shortcut keys to help you navigate better and faster through your tabbed folders.

Shortcuts Description
Ctrl + N Open a new Clover window.
Ctrl + T Open a new tab.
Ctrl + W Close current tab.
Ctrl + Shift + T Re-open last closed tab.
Ctrl + D Bookmark current folder (Delete file or folder if selected).
Ctrl + Shift + D Place all opened tabs into a bookmarked folder.
Ctrl + Tab Switch to next tab.
Ctrl + Shift + Tab Switch to previous tab.
Ctrl + Shift + B Enable or disable bookmark bar.