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Opening files or directories, via ETP..

Posted: Mon Sep 13, 2010 5:45 pm
by yaruk
Hi,

The ETP feature is great..for finding files..

but unfortunately I see it can't offer opening files, or opening paths..

are there any plans on implementing that?

It'd be such a useful and intuitive feature..since the local everything does it..

TIA

Re: Opening files or directories, via ETP..

Posted: Thu Sep 16, 2010 1:00 am
by void
Unfortunately, "Everything" uses the hard coded share names:

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\\server\drive letter
For example, the C: drive would be accessed with:

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\\server\c
I have implemented support for accessing files via the ftp server and admin shares.
With the latest alpha you can specify the use of ftp links when connecting to a ETP server.

To enable admin shares with the latest alpha:
  • In "Everything", from the Tools menu, click Options.
  • Click the View tab.
  • From the Advanced settings, in the General folder, Check Use administrator shares for ETP connections.
  • Click OK.
I am also considering implementing a samba server for file access for a future release.

Re: Opening files or directories, via ETP..

Posted: Mon Sep 20, 2010 12:11 am
by yaruk
fantastic