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by froggie
Mon Apr 05, 2021 4:13 pm
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: [Suggestion] Options menu
Replies: 11
Views: 3976

Re: [Suggestion] Options menu

Run as administrator [1] Everything Service [1] [1] Radio buttons instead of checkboxes. Or a dropdownlist I will need to handle partially installed states. The checkboxes could act as radio buttons, or a Manual Management radio button could be added. This is really minor in the enormity of what Ev...
by froggie
Mon Mar 22, 2021 2:05 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Keyboard paste to search line results in duplicated text
Replies: 4
Views: 2597

Re: Keyboard paste to search line results in duplicated text

That fixes it.
Thank you, once again.
by froggie
Sat Mar 20, 2021 2:06 pm
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Keyboard paste to search line results in duplicated text
Replies: 4
Views: 2597

Re: Keyboard paste to search line results in duplicated text

Thank you, void.

1246a fixes the duplicated text.

the other issue,
if the name in a result line is edited (F2), CNTL-C will copy the name without the prefix, as expected. Using the copy key on the keyboard, the full path is copied.
persists.
by froggie
Fri Mar 19, 2021 2:04 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Wildcard different betwwen 1.5 and 1.4
Replies: 2
Views: 1266

Re: Wildcard different betwwen 1.5 and 1.4

Thanks. I missed that.
by froggie
Fri Mar 19, 2021 1:07 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Wildcard different betwwen 1.5 and 1.4
Replies: 2
Views: 1266

Wildcard different betwwen 1.5 and 1.4

Why does
testtest !e:\*.lnk
show
testtest.txt.lnk
in results with 1.5 but suppresses them in 1.4?

Am I using "*" wrong? Has it changed in 1.5?
by froggie
Fri Mar 19, 2021 12:57 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Keyboard paste to search line results in duplicated text
Replies: 4
Views: 2597

Keyboard paste to search line results in duplicated text

Another keyboard issue (Version 1.5.0.1245a (x64)) I have a keyboard with a Paste button (and a cut button and a copy button). When pasting to the search line, the test is duplicated - e.g. "test" becomes "testtest". The results shown are for testtest. CNTL-V works correctly. Debug log: 2021-03-18 2...
by froggie
Mon Mar 15, 2021 2:32 pm
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: [Improved] Is there a way of flipping Mix Files & Folders other than the menu
Replies: 7
Views: 1567

Re: Is there a way of flipping Mix Files & Folders other than the menu

Thank you for sortmix:

However, if I use sortmix: (either in the search bar or in a filter) it works initially, but if I click any column header to change the sort it no longer works. That does not happen when the option is checked.
by froggie
Sun Mar 14, 2021 3:21 pm
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: [Improved] Is there a way of flipping Mix Files & Folders other than the menu
Replies: 7
Views: 1567

[Improved] Is there a way of flipping Mix Files & Folders other than the menu

Is there a way to turn "Mix Files & Folders" on or off other than the menu or a hot key?
The purpose is to have it available in a filter.
I did not see an option in the filters to do this or a modifier (but there is so,so much in this release to learn and use)
by froggie
Sun Mar 14, 2021 1:18 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: [Fixed] Keyboard copy button does not work in 1.5
Replies: 7
Views: 912

Re: Keyboard copy button does not work in 1.5

Works well.

Thanks for the speedy fix.
by froggie
Sat Mar 13, 2021 11:25 pm
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: [Fixed] Keyboard copy button does not work in 1.5
Replies: 7
Views: 912

Re: Keyboard copy button does not work in 1.5

Repeated attempts, in case you still need it:

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by froggie
Sat Mar 13, 2021 10:46 pm
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: [Fixed] Keyboard copy button does not work in 1.5
Replies: 7
Views: 912

Re: Keyboard copy button does not work in 1.5

No, no difference. It shows as Ctrl+C, which was already there.
I deleted it and re-added it, still does not work
by froggie
Sat Mar 13, 2021 10:27 pm
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: [Fixed] Keyboard copy button does not work in 1.5
Replies: 7
Views: 912

[Fixed] Keyboard copy button does not work in 1.5

I have a keyboard with a Copy button (and a cut button and a paste button). Using this, I can not copy from the search pane, not even from the search entry line. CNTL-C works, Everything 1.4 works. If it helps, CNTL-C will send the scan code sequence 162-17-67 (CNTL Key followed by C), The keyboard ...
by froggie
Mon Feb 22, 2021 12:01 am
Forum: Bug report
Topic: Start Everything on System Startup problem
Replies: 4
Views: 2495

Re: Start Everything on System Startup problem

Found it! Another layer of windows.

Everything was marked
Disabled
in the startup tab of the task manager. Which is kept in yet another registry key.

Not something I would ever do to Everything, so no idea how that happened.

Thanks @Void, @ NotNull.
by froggie
Sun Feb 21, 2021 6:43 pm
Forum: Bug report
Topic: Start Everything on System Startup problem
Replies: 4
Views: 2495

Start Everything on System Startup problem

This is strange. In Windows 10 Everything does not start on system startup, even though the box is checked. The identical setup in Windows 7 works as it should (dual boot system, running from the same libraries). Everything is version 1.4.1.1005 - not admin - 64 bit In the registry there is a correc...
by froggie
Tue Feb 09, 2021 1:20 am
Forum: Support
Topic: search-file-list command-line option
Replies: 12
Views: 6964

Re: search-file-list command-line option

What happens with the following search? Code: Select all filelist:"C:\Windows\explorer.exe|C:\Windows\notepad.exe|C:\Windows\regedit.exe" If I type it in, it works fine. (No Highlights) If I cut and paste from your post, it fails Cut and paste from your post to a text editor and I get: filelist:?"...
by froggie
Mon Feb 08, 2021 8:05 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: search-file-list command-line option
Replies: 12
Views: 6964

Re: search-file-list command-line option

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It didn't work, it didn't work, and then it did.

Why is the first file not boldface?
by froggie
Sat Feb 06, 2021 8:49 pm
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Poll: What are your favorite features for the next version of Everything?
Replies: 42
Views: 29987

Re: Poll: What are your favorite features for the next version of Everything?

Full Row selection highlight.
Frequently, I'm looking at the list for something other than name, and it's "hard" to not have he hilight bar go all the way across.


Does Options=>General=>UI=>Full Row Select help or do you mean something else?
by froggie
Wed Jan 13, 2021 4:42 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Locate PDFs That Can't B Searched
Replies: 8
Views: 5697

Re: Locate PDFs That Can't B Searched

This thread might be a place to start:

https://stackoverflow.com/questions/7740883/how-to-identify-pdf-files-that-need-ocr
by froggie
Thu Jan 07, 2021 2:55 am
Forum: General
Topic: Disable Indexing at Start!
Replies: 13
Views: 6252

Re: Disable Indexing at Start!

You are starting Everything from the right-click menu. When you do this, Everything puts the folder you click on in the search box and proceeds to display all of the files in that folder As you add additional terms in the search box Everything will AND those terms with the initial folder and display...
by froggie
Wed Jan 06, 2021 9:45 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Disable Indexing at Start!
Replies: 13
Views: 6252

Re: Disable Indexing at Start!

Are you just trying to have a blank result screen when you start Everything until you start typing

or are you trying to have Everything not build its internal list of files?
by froggie
Tue Jan 05, 2021 8:01 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Remove large white-on-green ticks from extra large thumbnails view
Replies: 4
Views: 3977

Re: Remove large white-on-green ticks from extra large thumbnails view

Tough for me to see, but it looks like your example is in Dropbox. Could this be an artifact of the Dropbox syncing process?

Does it show in Windows Explorer?

Does it show in non-dropbox files?
by froggie
Tue Jan 05, 2021 7:47 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Disable Indexing at Start!
Replies: 13
Views: 6252

Re: Disable Indexing at Start!

Does
tools==>options==>general==>results==>Hide results when the search is empty
do what you want?
by froggie
Tue Jan 05, 2021 4:30 am
Forum: General
Topic: Everything 1.4 User Guide / Manual as HTML/PDF
Replies: 3
Views: 4652

Re: Everything 1.4 User Guide / Manual as HTML/PDF

Thank you. There are times when this will come in very handy.
by froggie
Thu Dec 24, 2020 3:45 am
Forum: Support
Topic: File's and folder got corrupted / no access
Replies: 18
Views: 7433

Re: File's and folder got corrupted / no access

Actually Windows 10 is SSD aware and I believe the power off setting should not effect it. We are a bit off topic for Everthing support, but I wonder if there is something about the way the additional SDD was installed that is causing your problems. Since this is a Laptop, is the disk external - USB...
by froggie
Thu Dec 24, 2020 3:12 am
Forum: Support
Topic: File's and folder got corrupted / no access
Replies: 18
Views: 7433

Re: File's and folder got corrupted / no access

@raccoon has it right, you should set power off to Never. SSDs use times of low activity to reorganize the data internally. Cutting off power that often may possibly be causing an issue. Also, never defrag a SSD - it just causes extra wear and shortens its life. What version of Windows are you runni...
by froggie
Tue Oct 20, 2020 5:35 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Custom Database copy
Replies: 1
Views: 2818

Re: Custom Database copy

Not necessary. The database is only read at startup (and only written at shutdown) - otherwise it is all in memory.
by froggie
Sat Oct 10, 2020 9:57 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Why is Run as Administrator the default?
Replies: 1
Views: 2819

Why is Run as Administrator the default?

Just out of curiosity, why is Run as Administrator the default when using the installer? From all I read here, it seems clear that using the Service works best in almost all cases. For that matter, when would run as Administrator be needed?
by froggie
Fri Oct 02, 2020 10:13 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: how to restrict my search to a specific folder without having to type the full path?
Replies: 8
Views: 4078

Re: how to restrict my search to a specific folder without having to type the full path?

You could just copy it, replacing "apple" with whatever the name of the folder you are interested in

Or

infolder:C:\users\bigdan\documents\desktop\career\apple\


Or

C: \apple\ depth:7


See Everything Help for a description of infolder: and depth:
by froggie
Fri Oct 02, 2020 7:12 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: how to restrict my search to a specific folder without having to type the full path?
Replies: 8
Views: 4078

Re: how to restrict my search to a specific folder without having to type the full path?

BigDan wrote:
Fri Oct 02, 2020 5:35 pm
is there also a way to see all the contents of apple, not just the resumes? again, not as imp.
Staying with the regex theme:

regex:C:.*\\apple\\[^\\]*$
by froggie
Tue Sep 29, 2020 9:27 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Help please with regex
Replies: 5
Views: 3701

Re: Help please with regex

The jpg is easy, just add .*\.(jpg|jpeg) after the last [0-9]. When you add the D:\ to the regex, you have to match the entire path up to the CIMG, so you end up with P:\\.*CIMG[0-9][0-9][0-9][0-9].*\.(jpg|jpeg) , which is fine as long as there is no folder with a CIMGnnnn name. I generally find tha...
by froggie
Tue Sep 29, 2020 7:54 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Help please with regex
Replies: 5
Views: 3701

Re: Help please with regex

Without "enable regex" selected in search try

d:\ ext:jpg;jpeg regex:^CIMG[0-9][0-9][0-9][0-9]



Everything ANDs the terms together. It is not necessary to have them all within the regx. The "^" says match at beginning of filename.
by froggie
Sat Sep 26, 2020 6:45 pm
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Selecting entire row across all columns when have one row selected
Replies: 2
Views: 2264

Re: Selecting entire row across all columns when have one row selected

Try checking

Tools==>Options==>General==>UI==> Full Row Select


Also

Tools==>Options==>General==>View==> Alternate Row Color


may be helpful
by froggie
Wed Sep 16, 2020 4:45 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Autocomplete paths and search Thunderbird messages
Replies: 4
Views: 3726

Re: Autocomplete paths and search Thunderbird messages

Is TB using (text based) Mbox? If so then wouldn't a content: search find (text strings) in the particular Mbox file? TB is text based and content: will find the Mbox files that contain the search string. In the case of many Mbox files with few messages in each, this would be workable, but I suspec...
by froggie
Thu Aug 27, 2020 3:29 pm
Forum: Bug report
Topic: Can't invoke custom verb on multiple files
Replies: 9
Views: 5913

Re: Can't invoke custom verb on multiple files

@void -

According to this https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/window ... s-root-key Microsoft document, HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT is a merged view that shows keys from HKEY_CURRENT_USER.
by froggie
Tue Jul 21, 2020 6:35 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: named instance
Replies: 12
Views: 5720

Re: named instance

(deleted as erroneous, too hot for brain to work)

thanks, therube
by froggie
Tue Jul 21, 2020 4:27 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: named instance
Replies: 12
Views: 5720

Re: named instance

you have to use quotes for the target:

"c:\program files\everything\everything.exe -instance pictures"

Code: Select all

 everything.exe
is the program name

Code: Select all

 -instance pictures 
is a parameter that is passed to the program
by froggie
Tue Jul 21, 2020 12:55 am
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Add version number support for EXEs/DLLs
Replies: 9
Views: 5596

Re: Add version number support for EXEs/DLLs

No, I do not believe so.
by froggie
Mon Jul 20, 2020 10:03 pm
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Add version number support for EXEs/DLLs
Replies: 9
Views: 5596

Re: Add version number support for EXEs/DLLs

/listview_tooltips=0 off

/listview_tooltips=1 on
by froggie
Mon Jul 06, 2020 4:55 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Search as you type partial matches?
Replies: 4
Views: 3618

Re: Search as you type partial matches?

Look under Search on the menu. Be sure nothing is checked.
by froggie
Thu Jul 02, 2020 8:21 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Search Thunderbird messages from Everything
Replies: 3
Views: 3074

Re: Search Thunderbird messages from Everything

Short answer - not possible. Long answer - The next lines in that article are Thunderbird defaults to using the mbox format to store messages. That is widely supported. You can also configure an account to use the maildir format. The mbox format (the default) has all the messages from a Thunderbird ...
by froggie
Sun Jun 14, 2020 9:47 pm
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Add shortcuts for "startwith" and "endwith" functions
Replies: 5
Views: 3410

Re: Add shortcuts for "startwith" and "endwith" functions

Both symbols are allowed and work fine in Windows filenames.
by froggie
Mon Jun 01, 2020 8:37 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Add size format as a power of ten (10^x)
Replies: 12
Views: 7218

Re: Add size format as a power of ten (10^x)

To get MB type the following in the search box and press enter

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/size_format=3
You can put it back to KB with

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/size_format=2
or from the options panel

@Void: suggestion: add MB to options panel
by froggie
Thu May 28, 2020 5:57 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Finding files with a specific create date and some characters in the name
Replies: 4
Views: 2726

Re: Finding files with a specific create date and some characters in the name

Also, Select "Help" in Everything's menu and browse the topics.
by froggie
Thu May 28, 2020 5:51 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Preview of .log files
Replies: 4
Views: 3103

Re: Preview of .log files

Another way: Right click on any .log file. Click on properties. On the line "Open With" in the General tab, click the "Change" button. If you are then given a choice of recommended programs, select "Notepad" OR Click "browse" and go to "C:\Windows" then double click on "notepad.exe" Click OK Now "No...
by froggie
Fri May 22, 2020 9:32 pm
Forum: General
Topic: look for files without a - after the first space
Replies: 3
Views: 3255

Re: look for files without a - after the first space

Code: Select all

regex:"^[^ ]* [^-]"
assuming just a single space

Sorry, posted wrong version. Revised. Re-revised.
by froggie
Wed May 13, 2020 8:28 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: wrong folder names
Replies: 3
Views: 2155

Re: wrong folder names

The names in the file system (NTFS) are 'favorites' and 'desktop' - both Everything and the dir command will show you that. There is a hidden system file called "desktop.ini" in 'desktop" (and many other places) that contains information that Windows will use to display the file. Desktop.ini can be ...
by froggie
Wed May 13, 2020 7:17 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Could one make Everything use less RAM?
Replies: 19
Views: 7828

Re: Could one make Everything use less RAM?

But, why does Everything sometimes use so much less RAM(?): I an not completely certain what "memory" in Windows 10 shows - in Windows 7 there are several columns for memory that provide much more information; however I believe "memory" means the amount of REAL memory Windows is allowing a program ...
by froggie
Sun May 10, 2020 2:53 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Could one make Everything use less RAM?
Replies: 19
Views: 7828

Re: Could one make Everything use less RAM?

You have 8GB of REAL storage (RAM in the display). Your are using about 1GB of VIRTUAL storage (a tiny fraction of the available VIRTUAL storage with 64 bit Everything). Pieces of VIRTUAL storage are loaded into REAL storage as needed. You do not have a storage problem from Everything - in fact if y...