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by horst.epp
Sun Jan 05, 2020 10:02 am
Forum: Support
Topic: Can one assign special programs to special extensions?
Replies: 62
Views: 43788

Re: Can one assign special programs to special extensions?

Can one assign special programs to special extensions (e.g. jpg to XnView portable, so jpg files shall and will be opened with XnView) to be opened by double mouse clicking a file in the result list? Thats a job for an file manager like Total commander which does support multiple context menu entri...
by horst.epp
Sun Dec 29, 2019 5:56 pm
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Donˋt show file name extensions
Replies: 3
Views: 3209

Re: Donˋt show file name extensions

bloodyscreensoreal wrote:
Sun Dec 29, 2019 2:03 pm
I'd like the option to hide file extensions just like in the Windows Explorer. That would be awesome!
No, that would be just a big security risk.
This option should be removed from Explorer and never be in Everything.
by horst.epp
Sat Dec 28, 2019 8:57 am
Forum: Bug report
Topic: Cant find text inside .pdf
Replies: 11
Views: 12795

Re: Cant find text inside .pdf

You may try PDFlib TET PDF IFilter I tried this some time ago (thanks to your suggestion in another thread :)), but couldn't get the PDF iFilter work as a preview handler (now using SumatraPDF for previews instead). Did you get that working somehow? Yes, for me its works the same as SumatraPDF whic...
by horst.epp
Thu Dec 26, 2019 10:52 am
Forum: Bug report
Topic: Cant find text inside .pdf
Replies: 11
Views: 12795

Re: Cant find text inside .pdf

PRF wrote:
Thu Dec 26, 2019 4:10 am
Ok, and thanks to you for the replies and this great program!
You may try PDFlib TET PDF IFilter, its free for Home desktop use and works fine for me since Windows 7 and now in Windows 10.
https://www.pdflib.com/de/download/tet-pdf-ifilter/
by horst.epp
Tue Dec 24, 2019 9:44 am
Forum: Bug report
Topic: Cant find text inside .pdf
Replies: 11
Views: 12795

Re: Cant find text inside .pdf

Thats not a bug but a limitation of the content function.
Agent Ransack uses any installed IFilter for PDF content which is not the case with Everythings content search.
by horst.epp
Sun Dec 22, 2019 1:40 pm
Forum: Development, plugins and third party software
Topic: RunWithoutElevation
Replies: 6
Views: 8791

Re: RunWithoutElevation

As NotNull already said, the official source of RunWithoutElevation
is https://www.nirsoft.net/utils/run_witho ... ation.html
And the question, why is Everything as administrator more preferable than the service ?
I also agree that the "Run as administrator" option should be removed completely
by horst.epp
Fri Dec 06, 2019 4:32 pm
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Search bar in file manager dialog windows
Replies: 5
Views: 11796

Re: Search bar in file manager dialog windows

I have Listary but prefer the solution which uses Total Commander and Everything together with QuickAccessPopUp. This allows me to use the WIN+C key to switch in Open/Save dialogs to the current Total Commander path. As Everything is integrated in Total Commander I can easy and fast search the right...
by horst.epp
Fri Dec 06, 2019 4:18 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Softx64 5 star Everything review
Replies: 3
Views: 2447

Re: Softx64 5 star Everything review

Congratulations also from me.
I'm running Everything since it very first versions
and also integrated in my favorite file manager Total Commander.
by horst.epp
Fri Dec 06, 2019 4:15 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Depend on Windows Indexing?
Replies: 6
Views: 3432

Re: Depend on Windows Indexing?

I have not yet installed Everything but it sounds like an amazing tool. 1) Does Everything depend on Windows Indexing or can I turn off the Windows Indexing service? 2) In the Everything FAQ: "Does Everything search file contents? Yes, "Everything" can search file content with the content: search f...
by horst.epp
Thu Dec 05, 2019 6:49 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Everything using lots of RAM and freezes
Replies: 25
Views: 7526

Re: Everything using lots of RAM and freezes

vkapadia wrote:
Thu Dec 05, 2019 5:45 pm
Apologies, should have mentioned.
...
Bitnes: i don't know what that is
...
I should have written bitness and not bitnes.
Bitness is the definition of what OS version you have, x86 (32bit) or x64 (64bit)
by horst.epp
Thu Dec 05, 2019 11:12 am
Forum: Support
Topic: Everything using lots of RAM and freezes
Replies: 25
Views: 7526

Re: Everything using lots of RAM and freezes

Sorry but such a post is almost useless.
What about any information about your OS, Everything version and bitnes ?
by horst.epp
Tue Dec 03, 2019 11:45 am
Forum: General
Topic: Is there a way to Index Folders Only
Replies: 15
Views: 6877

Re: Is there a way to Index Folders Only

Out of curiosity, I tested this: Indexing only 1 network share with 2610 folders and 23248 files. (Indexing filesize, foldersize, date modified and recent changes enabled) Each time I deleted Everything.db and started Everything.exe again: No exclusions : 21.8 Include only folder : 21.6 Exclude * f...
by horst.epp
Sun Nov 24, 2019 6:09 pm
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: REsult list - content view
Replies: 13
Views: 6757

Re: REsult list - content view

With a quick look, where is the use case, what is the benefit? As said: useful for long folderpaths. But the main reason I suggested this, is the (very optimstic) idea to integrate Everything in a file manager. I would love to have a dual pane filemanager where one pane could be used to run Everyth...
by horst.epp
Wed Nov 20, 2019 6:53 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: [Solved] Start everything from cmd without window and tray icon
Replies: 4
Views: 2505

Re: Start everything from cmd without window and tray icon

Why without the service? It doesn't do anything when the Everything client is not active and uses hardly any RAM. And that way you don't have to handle the UAC prompt. Thank you NotNull, this answered all my questions 👍 By the way, the service is good solution too, maybe I use it, but I meant to us...
by horst.epp
Wed Nov 06, 2019 4:16 pm
Forum: General
Topic: cannot find cryptomator drive
Replies: 9
Views: 9611

Re: cannot find cryptomator drive

hi... yes, i can read dir/file list on my vault drive (z:\) ================================================ C:\Users\my>dir Z:\ Volume in drive Z is grontol Volume Serial Number is 9876-5432 Directory of Z:\ 04/19/2017 06:34 AM <DIR> 4.my_manual 03/14/2019 02:53 AM <DIR> 1 internal 02/22/2019 05:5...
by horst.epp
Sat Oct 26, 2019 1:04 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Preview window doesn't renew
Replies: 8
Views: 5794

Re: Preview window doesn't renew

I use Everything for years now - and never experienced any problem. Now that I've updated my system to Windows 10 and my Everything to version 1.4.1.935 (x64) I suddenly realize that the preview window on the right side doesn't renew its content when I choose different mp3 files to play. The music ...
by horst.epp
Sun Sep 01, 2019 8:16 am
Forum: Support
Topic: Some issues making keyboard shortcuts in Win 10
Replies: 3
Views: 11824

Re: Some issues making keyboard shortcuts in Win 10

Yeah unfortunately it seems impossible to remap that particular combination in Win 10. I've just settled on Fn + Shift + F. Thanks Its not general impossible ! I use Quick Access Popup for example which is written in Autohotkey. With it I assigned WIN+F to some program without problems in Windows 1...
by horst.epp
Fri Aug 30, 2019 3:23 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: copying files between two Everything instances...
Replies: 3
Views: 11897

Re: copying files between two Everything instances...

I have Total Commander as file manager which fully integrates Everything search. So I have the search power of Evertying and the non-blocking copy / move function of my file manager. I remember that there where some scripts developed for Directory Opus but the best would be using the Everyting SDK i...
by horst.epp
Thu Aug 22, 2019 4:24 pm
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Restart after crashing
Replies: 10
Views: 12480

Re: Restart after crashing

Because I don't know that it has crashed until I move the mouse to the tray icon to see it disappear. Service properties? Run Everything as service as most users will do. Then you can use the Windows management for services and configure the restart after a failure. But if you problem is the client...
by horst.epp
Thu Aug 22, 2019 3:52 pm
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Restart after crashing
Replies: 10
Views: 12480

Re: Restart after crashing

Because I don't know that it has crashed until I move the mouse to the tray icon to see it disappear. Service properties? Run Everything as service as most users will do. Then you can use the Windows management for services and configure the restart after a failure. But if you problem is the client...
by horst.epp
Wed Aug 21, 2019 6:21 pm
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Restart after crashing
Replies: 10
Views: 12480

Re: Restart after crashing

Why do you need any restart ?
The client just starts again if you press the assigned Windows hotkey
and if you have problems with the service it can be configured in the service properties.
by horst.epp
Tue Aug 20, 2019 9:36 am
Forum: Bug report
Topic: Icons (.LNK) - path:len:>259 - Version 1.4.1.948 (x64) & (x86)
Replies: 10
Views: 17378

Re: Icons (.LNK) - path:len:>259 - Version 1.4.1.948 (x64) & (x86)

... I've added a ini setting shell_max_path for the next update, when set to 0 Everything will bypass this shell API limit of 260 characters at the risk of crashing Everything. I'm leaning towards having this enabled by default (set to 1) which will enforce the 260 character limit. I still have som...
by horst.epp
Thu Aug 15, 2019 4:31 pm
Forum: Development, plugins and third party software
Topic: Explorer++ folder size column fix using Everything, if anyone wants it.
Replies: 10
Views: 19798

Re: Explorer++ folder size column fix using Everything, if anyone wants it.

I use Everything integration in Total Commander and also have many other file managers (Free Commander, Unreal Commander).
Explorer++ is much to limited and easy to crash so I don't see any benfit in such effort.
by horst.epp
Sun Aug 11, 2019 8:46 am
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Show the default context menu in Preview
Replies: 6
Views: 11111

Re: Show the default context menu in Preview

NotNull wrote:
Sat Aug 10, 2019 7:21 pm
Now I wonder what you posted on the Total Commander forum .... :D
I'm still searching ... ;)
by horst.epp
Sat Aug 10, 2019 6:02 pm
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Show the default context menu in Preview
Replies: 6
Views: 11111

Re: Show the default context menu in Preview

tuska wrote:
Sat Aug 10, 2019 5:01 pm
2horst.epp
This is the Everything forum.
:oops:
by horst.epp
Sat Aug 10, 2019 4:20 pm
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Show the default context menu in Preview
Replies: 6
Views: 11111

Re: Show the default context menu in Preview

Is it possible to add a feature to show the default context menu while right clicking on the prevew window For example I often want to copy a text which I view in the preview and the first thing I do when I mark the text is right clicking to choose copy but that don't work,I have to use the keyboar...
by horst.epp
Tue Jul 30, 2019 1:39 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Everything conflicts with mouse gestures
Replies: 6
Views: 2690

Re: Everything conflicts with mouse gestures

I also run StrokeIt, even to start Everything
For me there is no such problem or behaviour as you describe.
by horst.epp
Mon May 27, 2019 4:09 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Error: This File Does Not Have an App Associated With It
Replies: 11
Views: 5864

Re: Error: This File Does Not Have an App Associated With It

therube wrote:
Mon May 27, 2019 2:59 pm
(No 10 here. Nor openwith.exe. [Google] search "indicated" it was on other OS too, but not on my Win7 or XP.)
So you have to go thru the Explorer context menu for this file type and select always open with ...
One more reason to stop XP and W7 ;)
by horst.epp
Mon May 27, 2019 7:34 am
Forum: Support
Topic: preview of pdf files
Replies: 1
Views: 2148

Re: preview of pdf files

Looks like you are running an Insider preview as the official version is 18362.116
I run this and SumatraPDF without problems in Everything previewing PDF files.
Do you see the preview in Explorer ?
by horst.epp
Sun May 26, 2019 2:38 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Error: This File Does Not Have an App Associated With It
Replies: 11
Views: 5864

Re: Error: This File Does Not Have an App Associated With It

therube wrote:
Sun May 26, 2019 12:47 pm
openwith.exe
What OS is that on?
Windows 10
User Everything and you find it :)
by horst.epp
Fri May 24, 2019 4:19 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Error: This File Does Not Have an App Associated With It
Replies: 11
Views: 5864

Re: Error: This File Does Not Have an App Associated With It

There is nothing special with Windows version 1809 or now actual 1903. If the account used has an player for .wmv files it will play started from Everything. In may system its registerd for VLC. But as therube said you may running Everything not with your normal account which is a general mistake by...
by horst.epp
Fri May 24, 2019 4:13 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Filter functions
Replies: 10
Views: 20140

Re: Filter functions

There is no code to write and the examples above are easy to follow even for beginners. If that is to much you should probably stay with Windows search or only use the basic Everything features. If the most helpful things that come to your mind look like this, keep it to yourself. You said you want...
by horst.epp
Thu May 23, 2019 2:54 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: After any update in windows 10 service is disable
Replies: 8
Views: 21921

Re: After any update in windows 10 service is disable

I run Windows 10 x64 Home and the Everything service is always running as configured
regardless of any updates made.
Today it even surviced the upgrade to version 1903 !
So there is at least no a general problem.
by horst.epp
Mon May 13, 2019 7:12 am
Forum: Off-topic discussion
Topic: twitter issue
Replies: 5
Views: 10944

Re: twitter issue

Debugger wrote:
Sun May 12, 2019 9:34 pm
Why can not I see any comment, any user without an account? twitter
Because Twitter likes it this way.
Even this sub-board is for Off-topic discussions such a question is almost useless
and you should ask Twitter support.
by horst.epp
Sat May 11, 2019 5:36 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Preview doc and docx files
Replies: 1
Views: 2241

Re: Preview doc and docx files

Use an File manager, even the FreeCommander (free) can preview such files with the help of ULister plugin, which uses Oracle files to preview almost any format. Or better use Total Commander (Shareware) which integrates Everything as Search engine. This allows you to search with Everything for the n...
by horst.epp
Tue Apr 30, 2019 6:22 pm
Forum: Off-topic discussion
Topic: [SOLVED]Mouse right button problem!
Replies: 4
Views: 7172

Re: Mouse right button problem!

Why is not the right button not always working at the first click? I often have to click several times (2-10) to make it work correctly. I changed to a new mouse, but it's still the same. Normal trouble shooting procedure in such a case is Use ShellExView from Nirsoft and disable succesive all non ...
by horst.epp
Mon Apr 29, 2019 5:32 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Content: Usage
Replies: 4
Views: 2220

Re: Content: Usage

This syntax is only correct if you enter it into Everything itself. If you want it from inside of TC you can set TC in S:\folder1\folder2 and use the following search (with Everything selected of course): ed:content:banana Or you can enter it regardles of the current TC dir as: ev:S:\folder1\folder2...
by horst.epp
Fri Apr 26, 2019 4:02 pm
Forum: Bug report
Topic: Preview always shows the first file
Replies: 15
Views: 30949

Re: Preview always shows the first file

This may be windows bug but I will mention it anyway. When preview is enabled,the preview that is displayed while the player is stoped is always the first video file that was displayed the first time. Here is an example: You have files 1,2,enabling the preview will shows the preview frame of file 1...
by horst.epp
Sun Apr 14, 2019 7:27 am
Forum: Off-topic discussion
Topic: How to prevent browser from opening a new page?
Replies: 10
Views: 10949

Re: How do block pop-up ads/website?

Debugger wrote:
Sat Apr 13, 2019 9:57 pm
vickyaheer wrote:
Tue Mar 19, 2019 12:06 pm
Use AdBlocker. It will help a lot!
LOL, I installed it and it does not block everything!
I still have unwanted ads (pop-up in separate tabs)
So it doesn't work on your system but it works perfect on my machine.
Almost none advertisings or pop-ups.
by horst.epp
Mon Apr 01, 2019 7:12 am
Forum: Off-topic discussion
Topic: How do free up memory (release) without having to re-start the computer every time?
Replies: 2
Views: 4976

Re: How do free up memory (release) without having to re-start the computer every time?

(Not particularly familiar with pagefile.sys, but by default...) Does the size of pagefile.sys change? (I wouldn't think it would, particularly, unless perhaps if you changed the amount of physical RAM.) Does restarting the computer have any effect on its size? (Again, I would not think so?) (Thoug...
by horst.epp
Mon Apr 01, 2019 7:03 am
Forum: General
Topic: How do find files that Everything does not find?
Replies: 6
Views: 4660

Re: How do find files that Everything does not find?

How do find files that Everything does not find? Eg. chkdsk a file path e.g. C:\System Volume Information\Chkdsk\Chkdsk20181219082347.log No problem to find chkdsk, 15 objects on my Windows 10. You can't search anything in C:\System Volume Information its blocked by Windows even for Administrators.
by horst.epp
Wed Mar 27, 2019 12:27 pm
Forum: Off-topic discussion
Topic: Why the development is slow?
Replies: 7
Views: 5631

Re: Why the development is slow?

Everything has diehard fans probably in millions, but I still wonder why the development is slow. Why the developer and other contributors are not eager to enhance this wonderful tool. Sure, this tools works great but there is always room for improvement. What is slow if we get new betas every few ...
by horst.epp
Thu Mar 21, 2019 7:59 am
Forum: Off-topic discussion
Topic: [SOLVED]Change the font only in the selected text
Replies: 3
Views: 4074

Re: Change the font only in the selected text

Change the font only in the selected text. I can not do it in MS Notepad, PSPad, Notepad Plus, EmEditor Changing the font causes a change in all open documents (in tabs) and I can not change any selected text, i.e. change the font style. All of this editors handle text files only which don't store ...
by horst.epp
Tue Mar 12, 2019 12:36 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Everything New Logo
Replies: 12
Views: 8700

Re: Everything New Logo

I also agree with what Collin Chaffin said... I will be available also to help with the UI icons! (even if I find Everything already great but I like how another project which I love so much as well "Listary" is evolving and I think this is a great direction for everything to follow in term of user...
by horst.epp
Sun Mar 10, 2019 6:46 pm
Forum: Off-topic discussion
Topic: How to fix explorer.exe crash?
Replies: 8
Views: 8736

Re: How to fix explorer.exe crash?

Check the Windows error reports files. On an x64 its under C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\WER\ First of all: here is no information related to explorer.exe Secondly: With these simple logs you will not find out what causes this problem in any way. I know that many people publish this type of logs...
by horst.epp
Sun Mar 10, 2019 5:24 pm
Forum: Off-topic discussion
Topic: How to fix explorer.exe crash?
Replies: 8
Views: 8736

Re: How to fix explorer.exe crash?

Check the Windows error reports files.
On an x64 its under C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\WER\
by horst.epp
Wed Mar 06, 2019 1:22 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Everything with BoxCryptor doesn't work
Replies: 3
Views: 2406

Re: Everything with BoxCryptor doesn't work

Hello, I've never succeded to make Everything working with BoxCryptor. Everything is searching indefinitely into the BoxCryptor folder and never find any file. Is there any way to make a BoxCryptor drive compatible with Everything ? Thank you in advance. BoxCryptor isn't a NTFS volume so you should...
by horst.epp
Mon Mar 04, 2019 8:56 am
Forum: Support
Topic: Not finding all the files
Replies: 23
Views: 9890

Re: Not finding all the files

I appreciate all the assistance the you have provided. However, my time is limited. Continuing to use ET will not fulfill my needs. Thats funny, if users trying free programs but are not willing to spend time for testing or answer questions if problems arise. Comparing one tool with another doesn't...
by horst.epp
Thu Feb 28, 2019 6:54 pm
Forum: Bug report
Topic: Syntax order
Replies: 6
Views: 10045

Re: Syntax order

w64bit wrote:
Thu Feb 28, 2019 5:39 pm
So, why:
folder:d: it's working
d:folder: it's NOT working
but
d: folder: it's working
The space after the d: let Everything first search all entries on drive D: and then it restricts the results to folders:
The construct d:folder: tries to search for a keyword d: followed by an parameter.
by horst.epp
Thu Feb 28, 2019 4:54 pm
Forum: Bug report
Topic: Syntax order
Replies: 6
Views: 10045

Re: Syntax order

Sorry that is a confuse idea.
Your idea will never work and of course there is a sequence of keyword and parameter and not vice versa