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by therube
Fri Dec 04, 2020 4:20 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: How to search for en dash or em dash?
Replies: 7
Views: 63

Re: How to search for en dash or em dash?

Future version, 1.5: æ + Match Diacritics, finds, Ágætis byrjun.mp3 æ + (no match), finds both: Ágætis byrjun.mp3 & also Antrum Sibyllae.mp3 ß + Match Diacritics, finds Arne Zank - Ich weiß es nicht.mp3 ß + (no match), finds both: Ich weiß es nicht.mp3 & also Miss Moon.mp3 The others, not sure about...
by therube
Thu Dec 03, 2020 8:22 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: How to search for en dash or em dash?
Replies: 7
Views: 63

Re: How to search for en dash or em dash?

regex:\x{2013}
by therube
Fri Nov 27, 2020 4:08 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Replace word in rename dialog across multiple files
Replies: 10
Views: 9228

Re: Replace word in rename dialog across multiple files

(he is a forum moderator there too) Nope. Just a very light user of the program. Actually, only very rarely do I use it. Most often, I use Everything. I only mod here & at NoScript (informaction.com). (And there, not so much anymore. No internet, so no FF, so no testing, so...) (Latest version of B...
by therube
Wed Nov 25, 2020 4:05 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: default editor for txt files
Replies: 9
Views: 2072

Re: default editor for txt files

Double check that you are still using the Everything Service & not running "As Administrator".
by therube
Fri Nov 20, 2020 5:29 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Walkthru for file renaming ...
Replies: 14
Views: 7168

Re: Walkthru for file renaming ...

Note that the "suggested" Old/New format: need not necessarily be used - you can roll your own. In the above mp3 example, %1 - %2 - %3.flac, Old: %1.flac New: Hackers - %1.flac would have worked just as well. Or you could make other adjustments that better fit your needs. And a great tip, IMHO, Repl...
by therube
Thu Nov 19, 2020 9:40 pm
Forum: General
Topic: jump in the file list
Replies: 9
Views: 3062

Re: jump in the file list

You have a broad search, train. You do not want anything more refined at that point, just train. You're presented with a list of 50,000 hits. red trains, blue trains, the little train that could... You're sorted, alpha or otherwise, perhaps by size... You're at the top of your list, 'a little train ...
by therube
Thu Nov 19, 2020 4:14 pm
Forum: General
Topic: jump in the file list
Replies: 9
Views: 3062

Re: jump in the file list

You can simply add 1234 to your search
But you don't want to change or filter your search itself.

You only want to be able to easily search within your results list.
by therube
Thu Nov 19, 2020 4:13 pm
Forum: General
Topic: jump in the file list
Replies: 9
Views: 3062

Re: jump in the file list

It would be really nice to have (Vim-like) regex: in the file list. Such that /1234 would go to the next 1234 - beginning or not. 1234, alone, taking you to ^1234 is fine, but /1234 to find 1234 anywhere in the name, or 1234$ to fine a name ending in 1234... Then a (Vim-like) 'n' (or 'N') to take yo...
by therube
Mon Nov 16, 2020 3:00 pm
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: "Path Lenght" as "Column" :)
Replies: 3
Views: 1261

Re: "Path Lenght" as "Column" :)

(Future, version 1.5 will have a 'Full Path Length' column.)
by therube
Thu Nov 05, 2020 9:04 pm
Forum: Bug report
Topic: A PDF file make everthing crash
Replies: 9
Views: 2248

Re: A PDF file make everthing crash

(I'll just "me too".
No issue with Preview.
Win10 (no idea what version)
Everything 1.4.1.965 x86 with the service
And I'll assume that it is Win10's handler & not some other that is generating the preview.)
by therube
Thu Nov 05, 2020 3:45 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: How do I show folders with files, instead of after all file results?
Replies: 1
Views: 1333

Re: How do I show folders with files, instead of after all file results?

That's on the to do list, but not there yet.
by therube
Tue Nov 03, 2020 4:02 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Does Everything have a solution for "Destination Path Too Long" Error?
Replies: 6
Views: 2177

Re: Does Everything have a solution for "Destination Path Too Long" Error?

shortening... moving... restore... Yep, LFN (handling in Windows) sucks. I end up doing similar, a lot. Advanced Renamer has a convenient directory (in addition to the expected, file) renamer. So if you have a path & files like: c:/tmp/gobbly-gook-this-is-way-to-long-for-windows/red.png c:/tmp/gobb...
by therube
Tue Nov 03, 2020 3:55 pm
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Options > Results > Double quote copy as path
Replies: 1
Views: 1245

Re: Options > Results > Double quote copy as path

Tools | Options | General -> Results ---> Double quote copy as path

Note that that double double quotes ;-) path, full path+name, &/or also, name.
by therube
Tue Nov 03, 2020 3:49 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Cymaera vulnerability forbids installation on work pc
Replies: 5
Views: 1791

Re: Cymaera vulnerability forbids installation on work pc

The article actually has a link to the nightly build where this was addressed.
Since then, both current release & current beta's should be OK.

viewtopic.php?p=32509#p32509
Also, http://www.voidtools.com/forum/viewtopi ... 716#p32716.
by therube
Mon Nov 02, 2020 9:33 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Does Everything have a solution for "Destination Path Too Long" Error?
Replies: 6
Views: 2177

Re: Does Everything have a solution for "Destination Path Too Long" Error?

Not exactly. There is only so much it can do. There are actual (Windows) limitations too - like a 255 char limit per segment of file/path name. With some things, the future 1.5, will be better with. Like opening files that may not otherwise open (by passing the Short File Name to the application rat...
by therube
Wed Oct 28, 2020 4:03 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: System32 Files Not Found
Replies: 3
Views: 2071

Re: System32 Files Not Found

What may have happened, well, something along the lines of... originally it was indexed a Windows update came through, updated notepad.exe, & notepad.exe, being hardlinked, that one file, ended up in two spots, one being /windows/system32/ & the other being (whatever obscure [to us] location the oth...
by therube
Wed Oct 28, 2020 3:50 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: 可以新增“命令框记忆最近使用过的命令”这个功能吗?
Replies: 3
Views: 1392

Re: 可以新增“命令框记忆最近使用过的命令”这个功能吗?

Not sure I'm totally following... but, you don't need to necessarily use Advanced Search. You can simply make your wanted changes on the everything search line. So you have: ext:sql D:\www\db\ content:"insert into websiteOrder" Simply change websiteOrder to instoreOrder in the search box: ext:sql D:...
by therube
Wed Oct 28, 2020 3:43 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Cryptomator unlocked vault
Replies: 2
Views: 1335

Re: Cryptomator unlocked vault

(Linked: Cryptomator.)
(I'll just guess that it sets up a virtual device that Everything is not aware of.)
by therube
Tue Oct 27, 2020 2:45 pm
Forum: Bug report
Topic: Ghosts on Halloween, Never
Replies: 8
Views: 5628

Re: Ghosts on Halloween, Never

Just bumping this again - at least temporarily - as we are at the witching hour - and, I just had this occur, again. So... I have to see - if the file actually exists - at 0 bytes. Interesting to know its' "times". Why it might be? What steps I took that could have let to it happening? Trick or tre...
by therube
Mon Oct 26, 2020 6:38 pm
Forum: Bug report
Topic: Ghosts on Halloween, Never
Replies: 8
Views: 5628

Re: Ghosts on Halloween, Never

Just bumping this again - at least temporarily - as we are at the witching hour - and, I just had this occur, again.
So... I have to see - if the file actually exists - at 0 bytes.
Interesting to know its' "times". Why it might be? What steps I took that could have let to it happening?
by therube
Fri Oct 23, 2020 2:54 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Client Hangs when I am not connected to my company's VPN
Replies: 18
Views: 4611

Re: Client Hangs when I am not connected to my company's VPN

(scan_volume_drive_letters looks to default to '1', so I'd think that to be odd - assuming that Pref, & not some other change, affected the fix for the issue here?)
by therube
Thu Oct 22, 2020 2:54 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Double-Clicking Files and Programs Opens Folders Instead
Replies: 3
Views: 1403

Re: Double-Clicking Files and Programs Opens Folders Instead

(If you, your mouse, happens to be over the Path column rather then Name column, that may occur.)
by therube
Wed Oct 21, 2020 7:22 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Client Hangs when I am not connected to my company's VPN
Replies: 18
Views: 4611

Re: Client Hangs when I am not connected to my company's VPN

Are you able to run the fsutil commands directly on the system where O: (\\auto.contiwan.com) resides?
by therube
Wed Oct 21, 2020 4:03 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Client Hangs when I am not connected to my company's VPN
Replies: 18
Views: 4611

Re: Client Hangs when I am not connected to my company's VPN

(Seems fsutil won't work like that on an actual "foreign" system.
It would give limited information with a locally mapped, same system, drive letter.)
by therube
Wed Oct 21, 2020 3:08 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Avoid special chars in general search
Replies: 3
Views: 1590

Re: Avoid special chars in general search

I believe he wants them treated as whitespace.
And that's why I asked about the quotation marks.
If not there, then 'the quick brown fox' works, but if actually needed, quotes, then it would not match 'the-quick-brown-fox'.

noise
by therube
Tue Oct 20, 2020 3:42 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Avoid special chars in general search
Replies: 3
Views: 1590

Re: Avoid special chars in general search

I would like to search just "is some filename" and it match In your example is is some filename actually in quotes? Cause if not, that would still match what you want (though it could pick up more, too, i.e. different ordering...). An Ignore Punctuation will be in 1.5. So, "batmans hacker page-" wi...
by therube
Wed Oct 14, 2020 6:49 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: unable to skip c:\windows
Replies: 4
Views: 1953

Re: unable to skip c:\windows

I have added this folder C:\Windows in the exclude folder list but the Everything on startup continues to search in C:\Windows. Might you have also added C: itself as a folder index? it freezes the app for a 2-3 minutes. This freezing happens only when C:\Windows is added to the Exclude list, or it...
by therube
Wed Oct 14, 2020 3:01 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: AutoCAD File Corruption after installing 1.4.1.935
Replies: 22
Views: 14546

Re: AutoCAD File Corruption after installing 1.4.1.935

Please try disabling icon shell extensions:
  • In Everything, type in the following search and press ENTER:
/icon_shell_extensions=0
  • If successful, you should see icon_shell_extensions=0 in the status bar for a few seconds.
by therube
Wed Oct 07, 2020 3:13 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Preferences are constantly being lost!
Replies: 14
Views: 7172

Re: Preferences are constantly being lost!

Maybe if you describe your situation?
by therube
Fri Oct 02, 2020 8:22 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Indexing schedule
Replies: 3
Views: 1394

Re: Indexing schedule

Maybe describe your situation & the issue you're having or the issue you're trying to avert?
by therube
Fri Oct 02, 2020 2:56 pm
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Ignore duplicates
Replies: 4
Views: 2066

Re: Ignore duplicates

(Again, not what you're wanting, but, Show exactly one copy of each filename?
And further off the track, Question: Comparing drives/folders for files.

Anyhow, a unique: might not be a bad idea, if it is doable.)
by therube
Tue Sep 29, 2020 4:40 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Sort Not Working
Replies: 7
Views: 2722

Re: Sort Not Working

So everything shown in your screenshot are Folders? And you are sorted by Path. That being the case, they certainly should be listed (sorted) correctly - but they are not. Maybe some corruption with your .db. If you do a Force Rebuild, do things then work correctly, Tools | Options | Indexes -> Forc...
by therube
Tue Sep 29, 2020 4:20 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Too much memory
Replies: 3
Views: 1513

Re: Too much memory

How many files are we talking about, & what Indexing options do you have selected?
by therube
Tue Sep 29, 2020 4:18 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Should a stale instance Update or Rebuild?
Replies: 1
Views: 1353

Should a stale instance Update or Rebuild?

Should a stale instance Update or Rebuild? As it is, if you have an instance that you have not used in a long time, when you open it, it does an Update. The Update can be quite time consuming (I'm thinking) compared to a Rebuild. Would it make sense for it to say, heh, I have not been here in a long...
by therube
Tue Sep 29, 2020 4:03 pm
Forum: Bug report
Topic: Exclude folders not working
Replies: 2
Views: 1454

Re: Exclude folders not working

What version of Everything?

On your end, do you have things set up such that these drive letters are (essentially) static?
IOW, when you plug in E:, it always shows up as E:, & not sometimes as E: & other times as F: or Z:?

These drives, are they seen by the OS as "fixed" or "removable"?
by therube
Tue Sep 29, 2020 3:56 pm
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Ignore duplicates
Replies: 4
Views: 2066

Re: Ignore duplicates

If you know dupes are kept on particular drives, you can exclude those drives !Z: . You can excludes dupes, !dupe: or !sizedupe: . (Note that dupe: [sizedupe:] are global in scope.) You can set up a Filter, say a NO-DUP Filter, that is an Everything filter - except that excludes dupes. So you can sw...
by therube
Fri Sep 25, 2020 6:55 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Installation error
Replies: 5
Views: 1460

Re: Installation error

Is your computer 64-bit? Does the hash of your download agree with this: 63c4af38ccd45ef3f93cb2de976ed04253fb37115d973fb6529363d651412117 ? HashMyFiles - Calculate MD5/SHA1/CRC32 hashes of your files . (You may have to specifically enable SHA256 in the program.) If you download the ZIP version, unpa...
by therube
Wed Sep 23, 2020 5:29 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Results always show 2 of every file or folder on C:
Replies: 2
Views: 849

Re: Results always show 2 of every file or folder on C:

You're likely indexing, automatically, NTFS & separately having your C: drive added a Folder index.
Check,
Tools | Options | Indexes -> Folders
.
by therube
Wed Sep 16, 2020 5:31 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: How to freeze Everything index contents
Replies: 4
Views: 1054

Re: How to freeze Everything index contents

Make backup copies of the .db. Use the -read-only command-line switch to open the .db in read-only mode. Could even set up a separate instance of Everything that has that switch set, & just use that instance when you need to access its' .db data. Call it, Everything 4TB ;-). (Assuming you set up a s...
by therube
Wed Sep 16, 2020 3:10 pm
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: export the settings for the exclusion directory
Replies: 7
Views: 4723

Re: export the settings for the exclusion directory

Try bookmarks csv (no dot, in case the file is name slightly different [if you were using a Named Instance].) Maybe it got renamed, so look in your Everything profile directory & see if something in there might be it. Otherwise... Check recycle.bin? Or maybe an undelete program (if the file was inad...
by therube
Wed Sep 16, 2020 3:04 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Autocomplete paths and search Thunderbird messages
Replies: 4
Views: 1464

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?
by therube
Tue Sep 15, 2020 8:33 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: ALT+SPACE shortcut
Replies: 4
Views: 967

Re: ALT+SPACE shortcut

What did Alt+SPACE do?
If it had to do with Everything, was it something you defined in; Tools | Options | General -> Keyboard ?
by therube
Fri Sep 11, 2020 3:56 pm
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Dark Interface/Theme
Replies: 24
Views: 26022

Re: Dark Interface/Theme

(The next version of Everything, 1.5, will have a dark theme. [Don't ask when.] So at some point in time...)
by therube
Tue Sep 08, 2020 8:30 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: How specify date range?
Replies: 4
Views: 1913

Re: How specify date range?

file: dm:20190901-20191231

(file: if you only want to see files. date format may depend on locale?
I used dm: cause I have that indexed, not dc:.)
by therube
Thu Sep 03, 2020 6:31 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Problems after switching to 64bit
Replies: 3
Views: 1251

Re: Problems after switching to 64bit

Was 32 set to use the Everything Service, & 64 is set to Run As Administrator (or vice-versa)?
Or did you install into different locations?

Search for Everything.ini & make sure the .ini it finds, is using, is the one & in the location you're expecting it to be.
by therube
Mon Aug 31, 2020 3:09 pm
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: History, case-insensitive
Replies: 3
Views: 3723

Re: History, case-insensitive

If History is insensitive, what do you do on odd time when you use a case: modifier in your search? case:case case:CASE Might be an odd occurrence, but it is one case ;-) where sensitivity matters. (That said, I'm still for insensitivity. Rather not have everything revert to lower case, as at times,...
by therube
Tue Aug 25, 2020 3:12 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Different INI in the same instance
Replies: 12
Views: 2701

Re: Different INI in the same instance

Command line option,
-config
, <.ini file name>.
by therube
Mon Aug 24, 2020 3:11 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: file list search by size
Replies: 14
Views: 3115

Re: file list search by size

Is this an Everything File List you're talking about (or a general "list of files")? I'm not following; size, "size attribute", & "size on disk"? There exists the sizedupe: function. And then if you sort you "list of files" by size? (There is also a dupe: function...) Both dupe functions work, globa...