Everything service to run full-time

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Just Visiting
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Everything service to run full-time

Post by Just Visiting » Sat Feb 06, 2021 10:06 pm

I don't want the Everything service to run full-time.

Just recently I noticed Everything didn't find some files which I know existed. I uninstalled it and reinstalled again Everything. The files appeared in the search.

As such, am I correct to assume that you have to have the Everything service enabled or it won't be able to find newly added files, say, since after the initial installation date?

void
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Re: Everything service to run full-time

Post by void » Sat Feb 06, 2021 10:17 pm

Correct, Everything will only find new files when the Everything Service is running.

If you stop the Everything Service, Everything will no longer find new files until it is restarted.

Notes:
The Everything Service should consume no CPU and about 1MB of RAM.
Stopping and starting the Everything requires administrative privileges.

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