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etc
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Search Edit requests

Post by etc » Sat Feb 15, 2020 7:40 pm

1) Better word selection:
For example:
size:123456
size:123,456
Double click to select "123456" or "123,456".

2) A command to empty the search edit.

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Re: Search Edit requests

Post by NotNull » Sun Feb 16, 2020 4:36 pm

etc wrote:
Sat Feb 15, 2020 7:40 pm
2) A command to empty the search edit.
That can be configured:
Under MEnu:Tools > Options > Keyboard is a setting View | Go To | Home , currently configure to Alt-Home, but you can add a keyboard shortcut to your liking.

Pressing Alt-Home will empty the search edit filed and bring the cursor to this.

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Re: Search Edit requests

Post by etc » Sun Feb 16, 2020 6:23 pm

Yes, I also use that command.
But it's for changing the whole view, including sort, filter, search options, ...

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Re: Search Edit requests

Post by NotNull » Sun Feb 16, 2020 6:30 pm

Ah, missed that ..

A bookmark like this should get you close (unless I missed even more :) :
Pressing CTRl-Z will also remove the current searchquery.
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Re: Search Edit requests

Post by etc » Sun Feb 16, 2020 7:45 pm

Oh I forgot that a bookmark could "forget" anything.
And Home can "use last value" as well.

Thank you for reminding me.

(But currently bookmark UI does not accept Esc key for the keyboard shortcut.)

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Re: Search Edit requests

Post by NotNull » Sun Feb 16, 2020 8:23 pm

etc wrote:
Sun Feb 16, 2020 7:45 pm
(But currently bookmark UI does not accept Esc key for the keyboard shortcut.)
Just tested: could not get that working either. Now you are doomed :D

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Re: Search Edit requests

Post by etc » Sun Feb 16, 2020 9:13 pm

Though editing Bookmarks.csv will do:
"*",,,,,,,,,"",,"","",1,,27,

27 is the code for Esc key.

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Re: Search Edit requests

Post by NotNull » Sun Feb 16, 2020 9:19 pm

Clever!

I assume you removed the ESC keyboard shortcut that is currently bound to "File | Close (Global)" ?

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Re: Search Edit requests

Post by etc » Sun Feb 16, 2020 9:45 pm

Yes.

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