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by NotNull
Wed Mar 03, 2021 10:29 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: winrar drag-n-drop stopped working - but only with rar files!
Replies: 4
Views: 22

Re: winrar drag-n-drop stopped working - but only with rar files!

Just installed WinRAR to test this: just like you before: no single issue. Some guesses that all turned out to be wrong: - You can disable drag-drop in Everything, but then you would not see the Stop sign (that mean that you are already dragging) - Another application might have locked the file you ...
by NotNull
Wed Mar 03, 2021 9:54 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: winrar drag-n-drop stopped working - but only with rar files!
Replies: 4
Views: 22

Re: winrar drag-n-drop stopped working - but only with rar files!

From where to where are you dragging this file? (which applications?) Do you select the file in Everything? Other application? Do you drop the file on a .rar archive in Everything or a different applictaion? Is the drag-source application 32-bit or 64-bit? Same for drop target. What version of Every...
by NotNull
Wed Mar 03, 2021 10:23 am
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Feature request: Computer name exceptions for auto-include new volumes
Replies: 2
Views: 100

Re: Feature request: Computer name exceptions for auto-include new volumes

Alternative:

StartEverything like this from a CMD prompt or batchfile:

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x:\path to\Everything.exe -config "%COMPUTERNAME%.INI" -nodb
That way each system has it's own configuration (will be saved on exit)
No database will be written to disk.
by NotNull
Tue Mar 02, 2021 12:43 am
Forum: Support
Topic: PM (Private Messages)
Replies: 9
Views: 316

Re: PM (Private Messages)

Below the preview you can still see the message in edit mode. Thàt is the message you will send.
Typically the recipient(s) is/are still listed there.

The preview is an impression of how it would look at the other end ( = the recipient).

At least, that is how I understand it ..
by NotNull
Mon Mar 01, 2021 10:24 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: PM (Private Messages)
Replies: 9
Views: 316

Re: PM (Private Messages)

Make sure you actually added the recipient. You should see the name like below: 2021-03-01 23_21_45-voidtools forum - User Control Panel - Compose message — Mozilla Firefox.png Or your mailbox might be full? EDIT: I should say: your Sent Messages box might be full 2021-03-01 23_30_00-voidtools forum...
by NotNull
Mon Mar 01, 2021 8:24 pm
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Poll: What are your favorite features for the next version of Everything?
Replies: 40
Views: 16584

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

zonetrooperex wrote:
Sun Feb 28, 2021 10:46 am
  • Option for Auto-Sizing Columns to fit the width of results
Different from right-clicking the header bar, for example the Name column, and choosing Size All Columns to Fit CTRL+NUM PLUS ?
by NotNull
Mon Mar 01, 2021 8:20 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Whats the difference between indexing and USN Journal?
Replies: 3
Views: 202

Re: Whats the difference between indexing and USN Journal?

Include in Database means that Everything will do an initial scan and include all found files/folders from this drive it in it's database. The USN Journal is needed to read file changes of your drive, so the database can be updated to reflect those changes. The USN Journal is part of Windows; Everyt...
by NotNull
Fri Feb 26, 2021 4:33 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: only show first level results?
Replies: 2
Views: 270

Re: only show first level results?

Yes, there is: parent:"c:\my folder" That will show all files and folders that have "c:\my folder" as their parnet. If you only want to see files in the "c:\my folder" folder, add file: to your search query: file: parent:"c:\my folder" Or when you only want to see folders, replace file: with folder:...
by NotNull
Tue Feb 23, 2021 1:40 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Can I use a dark theme for everything?
Replies: 9
Views: 14105

Re: Can I use a dark theme for everything?

I did try that a couple of years ago. It worked for about half of the controls in Everything, so it looked like Everything had the measles :)
by NotNull
Mon Feb 22, 2021 2:52 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Recommended by Softonic Badge
Replies: 2
Views: 402

Re: Recommended by Softonic Badge

Congratulations!

And the reviewer didn't even discover that Everything can index network volumes and search in file content ... :shock:
You could/should have gotten an "extremely high recommended" award instead :D (if that is a thing on Softonic ..)
by NotNull
Mon Feb 22, 2021 2:13 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Open Path Sometimes does not Focus ?
Replies: 7
Views: 422

Re: Open Path Sometimes does not Focus ?

Does this help? : (I assume you are running the 64-bit version of Everything) In Everything, go to Menu:Tools > Options > General > Context Menu Select Open Path In the Command box, replace $openpath("%1") with $exec("%SystemRoot%\explorer.exe" /select,"%1") Click the OK buton That causes File Explo...
by NotNull
Mon Feb 22, 2021 1:33 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Search files with size criteria
Replies: 5
Views: 360

Re: Search files with size criteria

Nice. It is a little complicated but it works. Finally how i can a search with date criteria ? E.g to see the files or folders or both with the date range from 1/1/2021 to 22/1/2021 ? For example using dm:2021-01-01..2021-01-22 (dm= date modified) For more details (and a lot more options!), take a ...
by NotNull
Mon Feb 22, 2021 12:27 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Search files with size criteria
Replies: 5
Views: 360

Re: Search files with size criteria

Thanks. This work for files. For folders ? For foldrs too. For that to work well, you need to enable Index folder size ( under Menu:Tools > Options > Indexes) EDIT: If you only want to see folders in the result list, you can add folder: to your query, like this: folder: C: size:200mb..2000mb
by NotNull
Sun Feb 21, 2021 8:56 pm
Forum: Development, plugins and third party software
Topic: Which software has Everything integrated?
Replies: 29
Views: 85717

Re: Which software has Everything integrated?

Fluent Search , another launcher In their own words: "With Fluent Search, you can search for running apps, browser tabs, in-app content, files and more." If I understood correctly, this is a Windows Store app, which I try to avoid, so I: - downloaded the most recent .appx file from here - extracted...
by NotNull
Sun Feb 21, 2021 8:14 pm
Forum: Bug report
Topic: Start Everything on System Startup problem
Replies: 4
Views: 485

Re: Start Everything on System Startup problem

Strange indeed ... You probably already tried this, but to be on the safe side: Disable the Start Everything on system startup setting Click the OK button and accept the UAC prompt Enable the Start Everything on system startup setting Click the OK button and accept the UAC prompt Make sure there is ...
by NotNull
Sun Feb 21, 2021 6:45 pm
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Stop "Search As You Type" when ENTER is pressed but search for full term
Replies: 4
Views: 369

Re: Stop "Search As You Type" when ENTER is pressed but search for full term

Ah, I think I get it now ... When Everything is behind with keeping up what was typed, the idea is to stop whatever Everything was doing when an ENTER was pressd and continue with the entire serach query that was typed. Thanks for the eyeopener. Is that what you suggested, @burgundy? I got that too ...
by NotNull
Sat Feb 20, 2021 5:21 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Help Please
Replies: 3
Views: 286

Re: Help Please

No worries!
(I can remember a couple of times asking a question that I answered myself in another thread ... :o )
by NotNull
Sat Feb 20, 2021 4:45 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Help Please
Replies: 3
Views: 286

Re: Help Please

That will depend on how the drive / card is formatted. If it is NTFS formatted, it will be picked up automagically by Everything (just like your USB disks). Those drives can be found under Menu:Tools > Options > Indexes > NTFS Your SD Card is probably exFAT or FAT32 formatted. You have to add this m...
by NotNull
Sat Feb 20, 2021 4:30 pm
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Stop "Search As You Type" when ENTER is pressed but search for full term
Replies: 4
Views: 369

Re: Stop "Search As You Type" when ENTER is pressed but search for full term

I think that is what disabling Search as you type (under Options > UI ) does:
You can type your entire search, press ENTER and your search will start.

Or do you mean something else?
by NotNull
Sat Feb 20, 2021 11:22 am
Forum: Support
Topic: How to drag a file directly into the panel?
Replies: 6
Views: 370

Re: How to drag a file directly into the panel?

What version of Everything are you running? Are you running Everything as administrator? Then: I recommend running Everything as a standard user: In Everything , from the Tools menu, click Options . Click the General tab on the left. Check Everything service . Uncheck Run as administrator . Click OK...
by NotNull
Fri Feb 19, 2021 3:55 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Trying to get an exact file name ignoring also spaces
Replies: 8
Views: 536

Re: Trying to get an exact file name ignoring also spaces

In your Everything.ini you defined a keyboard shortcut "T" for Result List | Focus Result List (under menu:Tools > Options > General > Keyboard).

This causes typing a "T" to jump to the result list. Remove that keyboard shortcut and you're good.
by NotNull
Wed Feb 17, 2021 12:58 am
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Match Windows Explorer context menu
Replies: 7
Views: 3673

Re: Match Windows Explorer context menu

No, that won't do. I want to use NTFS indexing, that's why I use Everything. My request: Everything search results shows the same context menu choices as Windows Explorer. Whether the context menu item is 32 bit or 64 bit. And whether Everything is being run as a service or not. And in NTFS indexin...
by NotNull
Wed Feb 17, 2021 12:14 am
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Match Windows Explorer context menu
Replies: 7
Views: 3673

Re: Match Windows Explorer context menu

If you run Everything without installing the service, Everything has to run as elevated administrator. What you see is the context menu of that user If you install the Everything Service, you can run Everything using your regular account and you will see your own context menu: the one you also see i...
by NotNull
Tue Feb 16, 2021 10:47 am
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: History or saved options for find/replace
Replies: 3
Views: 672

Re: History or saved options for find/replace

If you use Everything's rename functionality a lot, you might be interested in integrating this in File Explorer too.
That way you can select some files in Explorer and open them in the rename tool right away.

Link
by NotNull
Thu Feb 11, 2021 9:29 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Using Everything not as intended......
Replies: 4
Views: 1210

Re: Using Everything not as intended......

That is also possible:
- copy Everything.db to your local computer.
- Run the following command:

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Everything.exe -instance "View" -db "C:\path to\Everything.db" -readonly
by NotNull
Thu Feb 11, 2021 9:16 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Select files based on time, etc.
Replies: 17
Views: 2196

Re: Select files based on time, etc.

On second thought ...

I could write you a new version that doesn't split times in hours and minutes, but will combine them.
Then you can search for:
TIME greater than or equal to 2230 OR TIME smaller than or equal to 0640

Let me know when interested.
by NotNull
Thu Feb 11, 2021 9:12 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Using Everything not as intended......
Replies: 4
Views: 1210

Re: Using Everything not as intended......

Everything also has an ETP client/server model. Using this, you connect from a PC (without local database) using the ETP client to an ETP Server. Your search will be forwarded to the ETP Server and the ETP Server will send matching results back to the ETP Client, where they will be shown on your scr...
by NotNull
Thu Feb 11, 2021 7:59 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Select files based on time, etc.
Replies: 17
Views: 2196

Re: Select files based on time, etc.

Glad it is working as intended!
Unfortunately, you cant specify a time range like 10:30pm to 7:40am in one go. You will need 3 passes for that:
- Hour = 23-6 (selects 23:00-06:59)
- Hour = 22 and Minute = 30-59
- Hour = 7 and Minute = 00-40
by NotNull
Thu Feb 11, 2021 7:11 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Pass clipboard contents to 'Everything' search field automatically via command line
Replies: 3
Views: 1095

Re: Pass clipboard contents to 'Everything' search field automatically via command line

In the most recent version of Textify (1.8.2) you can use: [web_button_7] icon=icons\Everything.ico command=es:%s width=800 height=800 If you use Everything.exe -search %s instead of es:%s , all (semi-special) characters will be formatted "for the web": a space character becomes %20 etcetera. Tested...
by NotNull
Thu Feb 11, 2021 6:39 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Pass clipboard contents to 'Everything' search field automatically via command line
Replies: 3
Views: 1095

Re: Pass clipboard contents to 'Everything' search field automatically via command line

Brilliant idea! (I use Textify all the time anyway) Try it with command url=es:%s instead of command=... [web_button_7] icon=icons\Everything.ico url=es:%s external_browser=1 width=800 height=800 (For that to work, enable URL protocol in Everything (Men:Tools > Options > General)) EDIT: This was bas...
by NotNull
Thu Feb 11, 2021 10:21 am
Forum: Support
Topic: mapped 10Gb network drive
Replies: 5
Views: 4285

Re: mapped 10Gb network drive

or, to run Everything as a standard user: Right click your Everything.exe or a shortcut to Everything Click Properties . Click the Compatibility tab. Uncheck Run this program as an administrator . Click OK . And also: Right click your shortcut to Everything Click Properties . Click the Shortcut tab...
by NotNull
Wed Feb 10, 2021 9:22 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Select files based on time, etc.
Replies: 17
Views: 2196

Re: Select files based on time, etc.

horst.epp wrote:
Wed Feb 10, 2021 8:37 pm
I have portable Everything under c:\tools\everything.
That avoids a lot of problems :)
Exact same path here! :)
by NotNull
Wed Feb 10, 2021 9:20 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Select files based on time, etc.
Replies: 17
Views: 2196

Re: Select files based on time, etc.

Version 1.1 can be found in the first post. This should fix the spaces in the path issue (it does here).
by NotNull
Wed Feb 10, 2021 8:35 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Select files based on time, etc.
Replies: 17
Views: 2196

Re: Select files based on time, etc.

Forget about the previous post: this is my mistake! The "" around the path to Everything.exe (in your case "C:\Program Files\Everything\Everything.exe" ) were missing. And that causes Everything not to be found. Will download it and make the necessary modifications. .. (probably tomorrow as I am do...
by NotNull
Wed Feb 10, 2021 8:28 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Select files based on time, etc.
Replies: 17
Views: 2196

Re: Select files based on time, etc.

OK, those ae useful details. Thanks! The code will try to detect where Everything is installed by looking in the registry for the location where the Everything Service is installed. Please check if Everything is configured correctly: - Go to Menu:Tools > Options > General - Make sure Everything Serv...
by NotNull
Wed Feb 10, 2021 7:00 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Select files based on time, etc.
Replies: 17
Views: 2196

Re: Select files based on time, etc.

So, does Everything open after you selected files and pressed OK? There might be a limit to the amount of files that Everything can open this way. Try to limit your initial number of files that you select in Everything and export to the EFU file, for example by adding dm:2021-01 to your query. That ...
by NotNull
Tue Feb 09, 2021 11:05 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Setting a specific instance from the SDK
Replies: 1
Views: 985

Re: Setting a specific instance from the SDK

unfortunately, the SDK does not support this yet, see the ES source code for an example to work with different instances.

(from viewtopic.php?f=5&t=9516&p=33946&hilit= ... nce#p33946
by NotNull
Tue Feb 09, 2021 7:42 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Select files based on time, etc.
Replies: 17
Views: 2196

Re: Select files based on time, etc.

A basic screen capture to get the idea. Click to open...

Image
(will be available for the next 2 weeks)
by NotNull
Tue Feb 09, 2021 6:07 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Select files based on time, etc.
Replies: 17
Views: 2196

Re: Select files based on time, etc.

No Excel needed, just Win10
by NotNull
Tue Feb 09, 2021 4:25 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Search by time window possible?
Replies: 4
Views: 2246

Re: Search by time window possible?

Can be found here
by NotNull
Tue Feb 09, 2021 4:24 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Select files based on time, etc.
Replies: 17
Views: 2196

Select files based on time, etc.

Everything - and Windows itself too - store date/time information in a special format: the number of 100-nanoseconds ticks since 01 January 1601 @ 00:00:00. For example: it is now 132573612897180232 o' clock. While this makes it easy to get a date/time range, it is difficult to get all files modifie...
by NotNull
Tue Feb 09, 2021 3:37 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Search by time window possible?
Replies: 4
Views: 2246

Re: Search by time window possible?

rickpeterson wrote:
Tue Feb 09, 2021 3:25 pm
Do you have a suggestion on something else I could try?
Yes, will post it in about an hour or so.
by NotNull
Tue Feb 09, 2021 1:27 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: search-file-list command-line option
Replies: 12
Views: 2667

Re: search-file-list command-line option

:shock: Yes, that was it! Good catch! Now @froggie's comment makes more sense too: Delete first ":" and retype it and it works. I specifically save my file ("input.txt") as UTF8 in my code, but while experimenting this got removed. Missed that completely .. Again: Thanks!! (Now I can finally post my...
by NotNull
Tue Feb 09, 2021 11:28 am
Forum: Support
Topic: search-file-list command-line option
Replies: 12
Views: 2667

Re: search-file-list command-line option

That gives me a workaround - using a CSV file - for what I want to accomplish. Thanks! Do you have an explanation why using the following search excludes the first file - notepad.exe - from the result list (under certain, at this moment unknown, circumstances? filelist:"C:\Windows\notepad.exe|C:\Wi...
by NotNull
Tue Feb 09, 2021 11:21 am
Forum: Support
Topic: how do i exclude folders from my search?
Replies: 6
Views: 4404

Re: how do i exclude folders from my search?

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 hepm !"G:\FleHistory\"
by NotNull
Mon Feb 08, 2021 8:26 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: search-file-list command-line option
Replies: 12
Views: 2667

Re: search-file-list command-line option

So I tried different Everything versions, different settings. I am (almost) certain that it isn't Everything''s fault as they work fine on a different system. It might be related to the Windows (or API) version: No Everything version works correctly on a system with 1909 (x64); All Everything versio...
by NotNull
Mon Feb 08, 2021 8:15 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: search-file-list command-line option
Replies: 12
Views: 2667

Re: search-file-list command-line option

Why is the first file not boldface? I think because your search isn't between "" so you get: filelist:C:\Windows\notepad.exe -or- C:\Windows\explorer.exe -or- C:\Windows\regedit.exe The filelist: isn't highlighted; regular searches (the last 2) are. What happens with the following search? filelist:...
by NotNull
Mon Feb 08, 2021 8:05 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Issues w/ underscore & !
Replies: 3
Views: 1555

Re: Issues w/ underscore & !

The ! issue The exclamation mark (!) has a special meaning in Everything; it means NOT. So, seraching for !everything means NOT everything and will return all files and folders that don't have everything somewhere in their name. If you want to find filenames with a ! in their name, enclose it in do...
by NotNull
Mon Feb 08, 2021 6:48 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: search-file-list command-line option
Replies: 12
Views: 2667

Re: search-file-list command-line option

Thanks! I also ran the command; the screenshot was the result of that. BTW: Advanced Search behaves (here) strange too: Search for a list of filenames: Browse .. input.txt will strip the first entry too. (filenames need to be without "" for that; otherwise you (or better: I) get zero results). Also ...