Ask to index a drive

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0xDEADC0DE
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Ask to index a drive

Post by 0xDEADC0DE » Mon Jun 29, 2020 9:05 am

I had to clone a damaged SSD and it took my 2 days to find out that Everything was blocking Windows and the drive from functioning normally.
To not automatically index new drives is uncomfortable, I would suggest to add another option.
If a new drive is found, ask if it should be indexed.
You could add 4 options in the dialog
( ) Yes
( ) Yes + Remember
( ) No
( ) No + Remember

Or

( ) Yes
( ) No
[ ] Remember

If you select to remember your choice, you could save the GUID of the GPT or other infos so you can remember the drive.

void
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Re: Ask to index a drive

Post by void » Wed Jul 01, 2020 12:54 am

I'll consider the option to prompt the user to add new volumes.
Thanks for the suggestion.

I would like to add an option where Everything only indexes volumes at the time of installation. New volumes would have to be manually added.

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