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by Coldblackice
Thu Apr 15, 2021 1:51 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: [Suggestion] Manually including excluded folders in search
Replies: 1
Views: 564

[Suggestion] Manually including excluded folders in search

It would be great if there was a way to override folder exclusions. For example, the majority of the time I don't want "FileHistory" folders included in my searches. However, occasionally I do want to search that folder. It would be great if there was a way to override an excluded folder from the se...
by Coldblackice
Fri Apr 09, 2021 4:08 am
Forum: General
Topic: Use the power of Everything in Explorer and File dialogs
Replies: 104
Views: 168101

Re: Use the power of Everything in Explorer and File dialogs

Tonight I will post QuickSwitch (mentioned earlier in this thread), a spin-off of JumpToFolder . I needed the QuickSwitch technology to bring JumpToFolder to the next level. When QuickSwitch works without (major) issues, I can finally continue working on JumpToFolder. I do have a version running he...
by Coldblackice
Sun Feb 28, 2021 4:11 am
Forum: General
Topic: What is the Lite version of Everything?
Replies: 17
Views: 32322

Re: What is the Lite version of Everything?

Void, out of curiosity, which version do you personally use?
by Coldblackice
Sat Nov 28, 2020 1:10 am
Forum: Bug report
Topic: using silent installation switch (/S) with new version 1.4.1.999 causes showing the Help-Window
Replies: 2
Views: 4201

Re: using silent installation switch (/S) with new version 1.4.1.999 causes showing the Help-Window

I've been getting this same issue too when doing silent/automated installs, and have tried to suppress it as it breaks my batch installer. Great to know what it's from and there's a fix! I'll also try the nightly build, as well. Thanks!
by Coldblackice
Fri Nov 20, 2020 3:55 am
Forum: Bug report
Topic: "Exclude Folder" filter object getting converted to folder object
Replies: 1
Views: 3683

"Exclude Folder" filter object getting converted to folder object

When using the "Exclude Folder" function, I use filter-objects most of the time since I have a number of repeated cache folders across a various number of browsers and browser profiles. When adding a filter, afterwards you can go back and click "Edit", and it'll still show you the edit-filter dialog...
by Coldblackice
Mon Nov 16, 2020 1:35 am
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Show resulting filters from an Advanced search inline
Replies: 1
Views: 3707

Show resulting filters from an Advanced search inline

Correct me if I'm wrong, but when doing an advanced search, there are some search properties that don't get inserted inline into the search box after the advanced-search window closes. This has a negative impact for two reasons: It can become confusing afterward since there's no visible indication o...
by Coldblackice
Sun Oct 18, 2020 5:43 am
Forum: General
Topic: Use the power of Everything in Explorer and File dialogs
Replies: 104
Views: 168101

Re: Use the power of Everything in Explorer and File dialogs

I am a user of Listary and found JumpToFolder from its forum. This program is quite a great alternative of Listary. I wonder if you have any intention of implementing some more useful functions in Listary called "Quick Switch". When a file dialog is opened and you have another Explorer window opene...
by Coldblackice
Sat Dec 14, 2019 9:46 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Possible to do potential-wildcard-but-maybe-not in folder paths?
Replies: 1
Views: 2350

Possible to do potential-wildcard-but-maybe-not in folder paths?

I like using the folder path quick-search ability, such as "\AppData". However, sometimes I only know that part of a word is in the folder name, so I try to do a wildcard folder path, like "\*cache*" (if I'm looking for files in folders that have "cache" in their name. But when trying to use a wildc...
by Coldblackice
Sat Dec 07, 2019 12:15 am
Forum: General
Topic: Possible to add ability for also inverting the *search terms*?
Replies: 1
Views: 2336

Possible to add ability for also inverting the *search terms*?

Would it be possible to add a keyboard shortcut ability that inverts the search? For example, if I have a search consisting of: \Cache \Firefox \System32 Then pressing the "Invert" keyboard shortcut, e.g. CTRL-SHIFT-I, inverts each of those terms, adding an "!" in front of each of them, like so: !\C...
by Coldblackice
Sat Dec 07, 2019 12:02 am
Forum: General
Topic: Possible to use wildcard in path separator search?
Replies: 1
Views: 2191

Possible to use wildcard in path separator search?

I often use the path-separator ability to quickly whittle down a large resultant search set by excluding certain folders, e.g.: Search: sqlite But then seeing too many recently-modified files in the results from %AppData%\Firefox\Cache, causing the search results to "spam" cache file entries, I'll t...
by Coldblackice
Sun Nov 17, 2019 4:02 am
Forum: General
Topic: Use the power of Everything in Explorer and File dialogs
Replies: 104
Views: 168101

Re: Use the power of Everything in Explorer and File dialogs

You beautiful, beautiful bastard! This is brilliant. Awesome idea and script!
by Coldblackice
Sun Nov 17, 2019 12:32 am
Forum: General
Topic: Possible to do regex search in file *contents*?
Replies: 6
Views: 5463

Possible to do regex search in file *contents*?

I'm trying to find some particular text in a folder full of log files, but it seems that the "contents:" ability isn't using regex or wildcards. Is it possible to do this?
by Coldblackice
Thu Oct 17, 2019 10:37 pm
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Ability to include a sorting option with a user-created Filter
Replies: 3
Views: 4356

Re: Ability to include a sorting option with a user-created Filter

Thanks. What's the purpose/difference then between filters and bookmarks? It looks like bookmarks are basically just filters with more configurable options. I must be missing something, however.
by Coldblackice
Tue Oct 15, 2019 8:25 pm
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Keyboard shortcut to "Everything-Search this current folder"
Replies: 2
Views: 3934

Keyboard shortcut to "Everything-Search this current folder"

I love the Everything context menu option that can be accessed in explorer/file folders to limit the scope of the search to that folder. Would it be possible to implement an ability to attach a user-definable Everything keyboard shortcut to this ability natively?
by Coldblackice
Tue Oct 15, 2019 8:23 pm
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Ability to include a sorting option with a user-created Filter
Replies: 3
Views: 4356

Ability to include a sorting option with a user-created Filter

I have a custom filter which shows me the most recently modified/created files happening right now on my machine, but with a number of folders excluded, like browser cache folders (which overwhelm this ability with their fast/frequent writes). This is useful for finding wherever some program I'm usi...
by Coldblackice
Fri Oct 13, 2017 4:37 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Possible to trigger re-indexing of a specific folder?
Replies: 1
Views: 1589

Possible to trigger re-indexing of a specific folder?

Is it possible to trigger a re-indexing of a particular subfolder (of a folder that's already scheduled to be indexed)? Everything crashed last night before it reindexed a network share, and I'm wondering if it's possible to easily reindex a particular subfolder on that share. I know I could add tha...
by Coldblackice
Sun Mar 19, 2017 5:03 pm
Forum: Bug report
Topic: Apps start as ADMIN don't get focus and foreground
Replies: 17
Views: 20581

Re: Apps start as ADMIN don't get focus and foreground

Fred (or anyone), could you explain what you mean by using Everything as your default app launcher for app links in %AppData%? Does this mean just opening a new instance of Everything and searching for an "App*.lnk"? I'm curious how this works, particularly if it's more than merely searching for a ...
by Coldblackice
Fri Mar 17, 2017 10:18 pm
Forum: Bug report
Topic: Apps start as ADMIN don't get focus and foreground
Replies: 17
Views: 20581

Re: Apps start as ADMIN don't get focus and foreground

Hi, I love this tool, very fast and efficient. I made it my default launcher for the apps links in %APPDATA%\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs too. It works great except for the app that are set to start as ADMIN: then UAC popup only flash and blink in Windows taskbar instead of being brought t...
by Coldblackice
Fri Mar 17, 2017 5:58 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Debugging output question: GetVolumeNameForVolumeMountPoint
Replies: 1
Views: 1953

Debugging output question: GetVolumeNameForVolumeMountPoint

I've been getting these lines in my debugging output: F:\ GetVolumeNameForVolumeMountPoint FAILED 87 G:\ GetVolumeNameForVolumeMountPoint FAILED 87 H:\ GetVolumeNameForVolumeMountPoint FAILED 87 I:\ GetVolumeNameForVolumeMountPoint FAILED 87 J:\ GetVolumeNameForVolumeMountPoint FAILED 87 K:\ GetVolu...
by Coldblackice
Thu Mar 16, 2017 9:36 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Everything CPU is super high, debugging output:
Replies: 9
Views: 13086

Re: Everything CPU is super high, debugging output:

Aha! I opened ProcessMonitor to see what was happening behind the scenes. Sure enough, I found SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) massively interacting with the disk, writing/deleting lots of session data, and frequently. This is what was choking Everything! You were right, void. I was just confuse...
by Coldblackice
Wed Mar 15, 2017 9:39 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Everything CPU is super high, debugging output:
Replies: 9
Views: 13086

Re: Everything CPU is super high, debugging output:

Thanks for the offset info. What version of Everything are these from? x86 or x64? Any idea what is program might be deleting all those folders? It's 847b x64. How can you see that folders are being deleted? I see it saying "0" subfolders/files being removed. Also, what are these things? I've tried...
by Coldblackice
Wed Mar 15, 2017 6:29 pm
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Closing debug window exits Everything
Replies: 2
Views: 2973

Re: Closing debug window exits Everything

Ah, that makes sense. Good to know - thanks!
by Coldblackice
Wed Mar 15, 2017 12:46 am
Forum: Support
Topic: Everything CPU is super high, debugging output:
Replies: 9
Views: 13086

Re: Everything CPU is super high, debugging output:

Thanks void/everyone. Apologies on the link + missing info. I've been having this problem on 809b, but recently moved to 851b, hoping it'd fix the issue, however, the issue still persists. What's actually happening with all of these debug entries? Void, what do these thread stack-walks show is happe...
by Coldblackice
Tue Mar 14, 2017 11:35 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Can we get Everything's debugging symbols?
Replies: 2
Views: 2507

Re: Can we get Everything's debugging symbols?

Good idea, I'll check file system activity the next time it happens and report back, along with the function offsets.

For reference, I'm using v.851b. But this was also happening with 809b (I was hoping the nightly would fix it).
by Coldblackice
Tue Mar 14, 2017 11:19 pm
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Closing debug window exits Everything
Replies: 2
Views: 2973

Closing debug window exits Everything

Currently, if there's a debug window open, if you click the "X" at the top right of the window, it closes Everything as a program vs. just the debugging window. I'll remember next time to use the CTRL-~ shortcut again to hide it that way, but it might be helpful to disassociate exiting the program f...
by Coldblackice
Fri Mar 10, 2017 6:43 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Everything CPU is super high, debugging output:
Replies: 9
Views: 13086

Everything CPU is super high, debugging output:

Everything is frequently using 60-80% of CPU. When looking at the debugging output, I see hundreds of entries saying "removed 0 subfolders and 0 files from" and then some sort of GUID. Like here: http://lookpic.com/O/i2/548/zwYqnojo.jpeg http://lookpic.com/O/i2/548/zwYqnojo.jpeg I have no idea where...
by Coldblackice
Thu Mar 09, 2017 7:01 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Can we get Everything's debugging symbols?
Replies: 2
Views: 2507

Can we get Everything's debugging symbols?

I've been having some issues with Everything lately -- using heavy amounts of CPU, the GUI interface not responding (even though Process Monitor shows that it's still indexing alright on the backend), etc. It seems that looking at the debugging output doesn't give enough information in some cases. W...
by Coldblackice
Thu Mar 09, 2017 6:50 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Have Everything save the database when shutting down computer
Replies: 1
Views: 2053

Have Everything save the database when shutting down computer

Currently, I have to remember to manually exit Everything before doing a system reboot so that it writes the updated Everything.db down to disk. Would it be possible to have Everything do this automatically when it detects the system shutting down or rebooting?
by Coldblackice
Sat Jul 26, 2014 10:10 am
Forum: Support
Topic: Everything spawns more and more Explorer.exe's
Replies: 9
Views: 9167

Re: Everything spawns more and more Explorer.exe's

Is it possible to use the same function for this that happens when we double-click a folder-result? It appears the issue only occurs when passing a command line option to explorer. Please try changing the open path command to open explorer with no parameters: In Everything , from the Tools menu, cl...
by Coldblackice
Wed Jul 16, 2014 11:11 am
Forum: Support
Topic: Running as service vs. administrator
Replies: 3
Views: 6081

Re: Running as service vs. administrator

Thanks. Which do you personally use -- administrator or service? Aside from performance differences, which you say there are none, and besides UAC warnings, are there any other particulars of services that might be a pro or con? For example, I know services typically start up before Windows login --...
by Coldblackice
Wed Jul 16, 2014 11:05 am
Forum: Support
Topic: Everything spawns more and more Explorer.exe's
Replies: 9
Views: 9167

Re: Everything spawns more and more Explorer.exe's

I've always had "Launch folder windows in a separate process" disabled. Doing this in other programs doesn't have the problem. For example, in uTorrent, double-clicking to open folders doesn't spawn any additional Explorers, nor does right-clicking and selecting "Open containing folder". What's stra...
by Coldblackice
Tue Jul 15, 2014 6:52 am
Forum: Support
Topic: Everything spawns more and more Explorer.exe's
Replies: 9
Views: 9167

Everything spawns more and more Explorer.exe's

Every time I explore a path/directory from within Everything, it spawns a new Explorer.exe process. Additionally, these new processes don't disappear when I close the folder that was opened. Is it possible to prevent this? I currently have 5 extra Explorer's open right now that were spawned by Every...
by Coldblackice
Tue Jul 15, 2014 6:49 am
Forum: Support
Topic: Running as service vs. administrator
Replies: 3
Views: 6081

Running as service vs. administrator

If using a Windows administrator account full-time, are there any pros/cons to using Everything as a service vs. run-as administrator?
by Coldblackice
Mon Jul 14, 2014 1:25 am
Forum: Bug report
Topic: Wildcarded folders not working
Replies: 1
Views: 2929

Wildcarded folders not working

I'm trying to wildcard search a folder, but it's not working. For example, if I was looking for PDF files inside a folder named "Dark Knight", but I only remembered the "Knight" part of the folder name, I would try a search for: \*Knight *.pdf When I try this, however, the folder search doesn't wild...
by Coldblackice
Sun Jul 13, 2014 6:27 am
Forum: Bug report
Topic: Everything crashes pretty often (win7 x64)
Replies: 4
Views: 6139

Re: Everything crashes pretty often (win7 x64)

void wrote:Everything Debug console

Windows Error Report Archive can be found here:

Code: Select all

%LOCALAPPDATA%\Microsoft\Windows\WER\ReportArchive
Dump files on Windows 7 and 8
Thanks!
by Coldblackice
Sun Jul 13, 2014 6:13 am
Forum: Bug report
Topic: Everything crashes pretty often (win7 x64)
Replies: 4
Views: 6139

Re: Everything crashes pretty often (win7 x64)

Everything crashes at least a few times every week. It's usually when I double click on any file in the search results view. subsequent re-launch of Everything will often result in it freezing, and usually crashing again. This is what debug says when it's crashing (taken from two different occurren...