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by vsub
Sun Dec 20, 2020 3:57 pm
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Poll: What are your favorite features for the next version of Everything?
Replies: 40
Views: 17088

Re: Poll: What are your favorite features for the next version of Everything?

You can already enable Thumbnails under the View menu. Also you can already enable Preview. So whats your request not yet possible ? Show images\videos thumbnails while viewing file lists It is not possible to view the thumbnails while viewing filelists(efu files) Clicking on every single files jus...
by vsub
Sat Dec 19, 2020 10:47 pm
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: ❌ Clear Search with an X
Replies: 12
Views: 3614

Re: ❌ Clear Search with an X

Tools=>Options=>General=>UI=>Select search on mouse click :o Good one! (although that didn't work on my system; had to click in the result list first and then on the search bar. Simple clicking in the search bar was not enough (here)). Well that's what I meant by "when the search filed is not activ...
by vsub
Sat Dec 19, 2020 8:02 pm
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Poll: What are your favorite features for the next version of Everything?
Replies: 40
Views: 17088

Re: Poll: What are your favorite features for the next version of Everything?

I don't have top 5,just one
Show images\videos thumbnails while viewing file lists

And not really related to Everything but his other program "ImageViewer"...support to open file lists(right now I have to open the file list in Everything and drag-drop the files into the viewer)
by vsub
Sat Dec 19, 2020 7:50 pm
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: ❌ Clear Search with an X
Replies: 12
Views: 3614

Re: ❌ Clear Search with an X

Or
Tools=>Options=>General=>UI=>Select search on mouse click
This way when you click on the search field(when the search filed is not active)it will select all text which will be replaced when you start typing
Or
Triple clicking also selects all
by vsub
Sat Aug 22, 2020 7:01 am
Forum: General
Topic: Any update on the void ImageViewer?
Replies: 1
Views: 1833

Any update on the void ImageViewer?

I really wish the program could load everything file lists I know that I can specify a search string and it will display the result as if I am using everything and then drop the files over the program but sometimes you cannot do that if your filelist contains something specific that you cannot searc...
by vsub
Thu Jul 09, 2020 7:41 am
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Add search history
Replies: 1
Views: 2159

Re: Add search history

Tools=>Options=>History=>Enable Search History
And also View=>Go To=>Show all history
by vsub
Fri Jul 03, 2020 2:31 pm
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Include .xps/.oxps in document macros (doc:)
Replies: 2
Views: 2218

Re: Include .xps/.oxps in document macros (doc:)

You can add them yourself if you want
Search=>Organize Filters=>Document=>Edit
by vsub
Fri Jul 03, 2020 11:25 am
Forum: General
Topic: To run a nightly build... stop/start service
Replies: 5
Views: 4028

Re: To run a nightly build... stop/start service

When I want to update everything I do this 1.I have bat file in the Everything folder containing this net stop Everything pause net start Everything and I run it as admin 2.When I see that the service is stopped,I replace the Everything.exe and then hit enter in the cmd window and then run everything
by vsub
Tue Jun 30, 2020 2:18 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Is there a way to edit / write in txt files in the results?
Replies: 4
Views: 2895

Re: Is there a way to edit / write in txt files in the results?

No,that part is only preview like in explorer
by vsub
Sun Jun 28, 2020 8:25 pm
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Use LZ4 instead of BZ2 to compress the saved database
Replies: 14
Views: 7803

Re: Use LZ4 instead of BZ2 to compress the saved database

Please do not use database compression. The compression is minimal and the extra CPU usage is expensive. It is only useful if your drive is extremely slow (< 1MBps) and you have plenty of CPU usage available. I will consider LZ4, thank you for the suggestion. Isn't the database loaded from the hdd\...
by vsub
Fri Jun 26, 2020 12:42 am
Forum: Support
Topic: Can the voidImageViewer open efu file lists?
Replies: 3
Views: 2267

Re: Can the voidImageViewer open efu file lists?

Hmm,I didn't know about this
Is a menu not added or I just don't see it...is it accessible only by hotkey(Everything Search)?

And yes,build a filelist with everything(or something else)and then open it
by vsub
Thu Jun 25, 2020 10:54 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Can the voidImageViewer open efu file lists?
Replies: 3
Views: 2267

Can the voidImageViewer open efu file lists?

Or something that contains paths to files
by vsub
Sat May 30, 2020 9:01 pm
Forum: Bug report
Topic: preparation for copying takes extremely long
Replies: 7
Views: 5122

Re: preparation for copying takes extremely long

Are you copying the folder that contains those files or you select all of the files and try to copy them I just tried coping a folder that have 11k file of 250kb or smaller and after 3 seconds scanning,windows started copying the files from a slow 5400rpm hdd to a ram drive It is normal to freeze fo...
by vsub
Tue May 26, 2020 9:05 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Anybody here use SearchEverything from Voidtools?
Replies: 1
Views: 2072

Re: Anybody here use SearchEverything from Voidtools?

The program is started 3 days and 6 hours ago
Total network usage 0bytes received,0bytes sended

This will probably give you an idea how much data everything is sending to who knows where
by vsub
Tue May 19, 2020 2:40 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Portable update
Replies: 4
Views: 2842

Re: Portable update

Create a .bat file and save it into the Everything folder

Code: Select all

net stop Everything
pause
net start Everything
Exit Everything and run the bat file as admin and press any key after you replace the exe
by vsub
Sat May 09, 2020 10:17 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Could one make Everything use less RAM?
Replies: 19
Views: 6666

Re: Could one make Everything use less RAM?

If you are not viewing images in thumbnails mode in Everything then the problem is either corrupted database(try rebuilding it but it will probably take a while since you have a lot of files)or simply because you have way too many files and in the Indexes option if you select anything other that the...
by vsub
Sat May 09, 2020 12:02 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Could one make Everything use less RAM?
Replies: 19
Views: 6666

Re: Could one make Everything use less RAM?

Because everything is creates a preview of the image file or read the already created thumbnail and store in in ram Also the database is loaded into ram when you start the program and kept there until to close Everything(then it is written to the hdd) Explorer also act the same way Open some huge fo...
by vsub
Sat May 09, 2020 8:57 am
Forum: Support
Topic: Could one make Everything use less RAM?
Replies: 19
Views: 6666

Re: Could one make Everything use less RAM?

That's probably depends on how many files you have and what info you have indexed
Mine is at 130mb right now with 1 million files
If you are viewing a lot of images\videos in thumbnails mode,the usage will skyrocket but that's the same behavior as viewing them in explorer
by vsub
Mon May 04, 2020 9:58 pm
Forum: General
Topic: finding Google Favourites
Replies: 1
Views: 1777

Re: finding Google Favourites

The question is,how does google chrome saves them To a single file per bookmark with a specific name or all to a single file that act as a database I don't know about chrome but firefox have a single file that act as a database and when that's the case,everything will not find them and that's normal...
by vsub
Mon May 04, 2020 6:46 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Updating Database. How can I turn it OFF when starting EV?
Replies: 17
Views: 5683

Re: Updating Database. How can I turn it OFF when starting EV?

Well,just make it not start along with windows and run it manually There is some options that you can disable to increase the loading but you will have to rebuild the database manually But something may be wrong on your pc I have been using everything before on Pentium 4 before with 1gb ram and it w...
by vsub
Sun May 03, 2020 7:22 pm
Forum: General
Topic: disable indexing upon logon
Replies: 3
Views: 2404

Re: disable indexing upon logon

It is scanning for changes,it doesn't indexing everything from scratch
A single windows restart does a lot of changes to a lot of files so everything is updating the database

But if you are saying that it takes long time if you just sign out=>log in,then something may be wrong
by vsub
Sun May 03, 2020 6:49 pm
Forum: General
Topic: disable indexing upon logon
Replies: 3
Views: 2404

Re: disable indexing upon logon

You can set a delay before starting to scan the hdds(which is what I do) Make everything to not auto start from the settings and then create a shortcut to it in C:\Users\User\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Startup and add this command line to the shortcut -startup -load-delay ...
by vsub
Sat May 02, 2020 12:19 pm
Forum: Off-topic discussion
Topic: File Explorer replacement recommendations?
Replies: 11
Views: 12362

Re: File Explorer replacement recommendations?

Q-Dir also can't open such long paths but XYPlorer for example can This is the free version https://www.xyplorer.com/free.php There is paid version with 30 days trial to try it and while the free version have A LOT of features,the paid version have even more https://www.xyplorer.com/product.php#feat...
by vsub
Sat May 02, 2020 12:23 am
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: "Send results to a new window"
Replies: 3
Views: 2535

Re: "Send results to a new window"

I think the "hide on close" option will interfere with that if the result is sended to another window with temporary database
by vsub
Fri May 01, 2020 5:29 pm
Forum: Off-topic discussion
Topic: File Explorer replacement recommendations?
Replies: 11
Views: 12362

Re: File Explorer replacement recommendations?

Why do you need that,what exactly you don't like about it I am using an addon called QTTabBar that adds tabs to the explorer and many other features If you want separate program Q-Dir is nice and it's free(it's closely imitates the explorer view but adds panes and tabs and many other features) XYPlo...
by vsub
Fri May 01, 2020 5:10 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Is Everything really that good???
Replies: 6
Views: 3795

Re: Is Everything really that good???

1.That's just a personal preference I prefer a program to store all of its data in the program folder and not write to some outside folder or in the registry I can just copy the program folder to another pc and all of my settings will be the same(I only need to rebuild the database) 2.Everything sea...
by vsub
Fri May 01, 2020 1:18 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Is Everything really that good???
Replies: 6
Views: 3795

Re: Is Everything really that good???

1.It can,there is an option for that in the settings if you decide to use the portable version(which will not make it portable anymore because to have that menu,you have to write to the registry and anything writing to the registry is not a portable program) And you can search the same way even bett...
by vsub
Thu Apr 30, 2020 11:28 am
Forum: Support
Topic: Is it possible to display only recently changed folders
Replies: 4
Views: 2480

Re: Is it possible to display only recently changed folders

Seems to be working,thanks

And btw,what exactly "childdm" will do?
by vsub
Thu Apr 30, 2020 9:58 am
Forum: Support
Topic: Is it possible to display only recently changed folders
Replies: 4
Views: 2480

Is it possible to display only recently changed folders

For example I have a folder with many folders and sub folders If I made a change to some sub folder is it possible to display somehow that there is a change in some subfolder but display the main folder For example 1.D:\folder\folder1\folder2 2.D:\folder5\folder1\folder2 3.D:\folder2\folder1\folder2...
by vsub
Thu Apr 30, 2020 9:49 am
Forum: General
Topic: ncov ransomware using Everything to generate a list of filenames to encrypt
Replies: 1
Views: 2460

Re: ncov ransomware using Everything to generate a list of filenames to encrypt

I really hate those kind of people
Don't they have anything better to do than making the life on normal people more difficult than it is now
by vsub
Wed Apr 29, 2020 9:54 am
Forum: Support
Topic: Question about adding folders
Replies: 3
Views: 2757

Question about adding folders

By using the "Folders" option in indexes
If you connect a drive and add it my using "Folders",what will happen if you connect another drive and it just happens that it is assigned to the same drive letter
by vsub
Tue Apr 28, 2020 8:05 am
Forum: Support
Topic: Preview Thumbnails do not refresh
Replies: 2
Views: 2271

Re: Preview Thumbnails do not refresh

Paste this in the search bar and hit enter
/preview_release_handler_on_clear=1
I don't remember if restart was needed after that

I had the same problem before
viewtopic.php?f=5&t=6180
by vsub
Mon Apr 27, 2020 12:37 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: How can I force generate thumbnail previews?
Replies: 2
Views: 2011

Re: How can I force generate thumbnail previews?

Everything is using the thumbnails generated by windows,everything don't make some kind of database file for the thumbnails Windows saves them here and everything uses them and also creates them the same way windows do C:\Users\user name\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\Explorer New thumbnails are cr...
by vsub
Fri Apr 17, 2020 6:19 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: navigate
Replies: 3
Views: 4521

Re: navigate

There are two methods(someone else will probably tell you the proper command line) 1.You will lose the ability to open the folder in the explorer by double clicking on the Path column Tools=>Options=>General=>Result=>Enable "Open path with double click in path column" Tools=>Options=>General=>Contex...
by vsub
Tue Apr 14, 2020 9:27 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Preview animated GIF
Replies: 14
Views: 9083

Re: Preview animated GIF

@vsub: I just realized that creating a screen capture might be a lot of work. Posting the script instead would be fine too It's not a lot of work,it take me 20 seconds I made the script with some requirements(because I wanted it to work that way)and have few problems but it does work(still work in ...
by vsub
Tue Apr 14, 2020 7:43 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Preview animated GIF
Replies: 14
Views: 9083

Re: Preview animated GIF

Everything shows just a static image,the same way as if you try to preview a gif in the preview pane in explorer I didn't like that so I made an autohotkey script that places a window EXACTLY where the preview appear and at exactly the same size(it's so perfectly over it that it can make you think e...
by vsub
Tue Apr 14, 2020 1:03 am
Forum: General
Topic: Everything ARM64
Replies: 2
Views: 4220

Re: Everything ARM64

Stupid question...does this mean I can run everything on my android phone(Android 9 Pie)?
by vsub
Mon Apr 13, 2020 11:57 pm
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Add Weeks/Days/Hours Old to Advanced Search
Replies: 2
Views: 3797

Re: Add Weeks/Days/Hours Old to Advanced Search

I think it's all there but not in an click=>done method.
You have to type the commands

Help=>Search Syntax=>
Date Syntax:
Date Constants:
by vsub
Sat Apr 11, 2020 12:49 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: How to Make the Word Order in Searches Unimportant
Replies: 2
Views: 3060

Re: How to Make the Word Order in Searches Unimportant

Works fine here "demux avi" and "avi demux"(the correct name) shows the same folder
If you enable Search=>Match Path,you will get more results
by vsub
Wed Apr 08, 2020 8:35 am
Forum: Support
Topic: Date Search Missing Advanced Search?
Replies: 2
Views: 3958

Re: Date Search Missing Advanced Search?

Umm,what's that on the left side "Date Created" and "Date Modified"
This is how you search by date...or do you mean something else
by vsub
Tue Apr 07, 2020 9:10 am
Forum: General
Topic: Why everything wants to start automatically when my computer start?
Replies: 1
Views: 5397

Re: Why everything wants to start automatically when my computer start?

If you mean the everything service,that service as far as i know just allows everything to read ntfs file systems without admin privileges,it doesn't actually scan the hdd If you mean the program itself,then there is probably a problem. And no,there is no problem for everything to be started along w...
by vsub
Sat Mar 28, 2020 10:12 am
Forum: Bug report
Topic: may cause explorer.exe crash
Replies: 3
Views: 4857

Re: may cause explorer.exe crash

It doesn't always happen but it did happen in here You don't need any indexing,you can just create a file list and delete a file from there Right clicking on it after that don't show you any menus to copy the file but you can still copy it with Ctrl+C or Edit=>Copy When you try to paste the file,eit...
by vsub
Wed Mar 25, 2020 3:14 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Match path option don't work
Replies: 2
Views: 2273

Re: Match path option don't work

Hmm,yes that was the problem,thanks
by vsub
Tue Mar 24, 2020 3:24 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Match path option don't work
Replies: 2
Views: 2273

Match path option don't work

Either don't work or I did not understand what the option actually do Tools=>Options=>General=>Search=>Match path when a search term contains a path separator What I was thinking is does is that if I enable that option and disable Search=>Match Path(Ctrl+U),I can search the same way as if I enable t...
by vsub
Tue Mar 17, 2020 4:23 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Everything disppears from tray
Replies: 1
Views: 5463

Re: Everything disppears from tray

Is this something to try if the tray icon disappears or to check if everything is working properly(if the option is saved into the ini)

I tried this and after I exist everything and check the inii,the value was set to 1
by vsub
Mon Mar 02, 2020 2:17 pm
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: search/find as you type OPTION
Replies: 2
Views: 4698

Re: search/find as you type OPTION

How is listary so different(the find as you type part)than opening the everything window and start typing(there is a way to make it search the currently opened folder only) And btw I don't know if that option is enabled by default but in Tools=>Options=>General=>UI=> there is an option "Search as yo...
by vsub
Sun Dec 08, 2019 4:11 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Use Everything as default Windows 7 search tool
Replies: 1
Views: 2174

Re: Use Everything as default Windows 7 search tool

I don't know if this is just here but everything don't accept any combination of Win+key unless Ctrl\Alt or shift is also included

This autohotkey script make what you want

#F::
Keywait,F
Run,full path\Everything.exe
Return
by vsub
Fri Nov 15, 2019 10:39 am
Forum: Support
Topic: desktop taskbar tool
Replies: 2
Views: 2718

Re: desktop taskbar tool

There is something I have been wondering every time I see this request(the way Everything works,I don't see the point of the toolbar) What is the difference between: A) Single clicking on the tray icon to bring the everything window and set it to auto close when you run something B) Or single clicki...
by vsub
Thu Nov 14, 2019 8:21 am
Forum: General
Topic: How to keep fullscreen?
Replies: 8
Views: 7342

Re: How to keep fullscreen?

I don't think that's possible with Everything alone You can do this with this AutoHotkey Script #IfWinActive,AHK_class EVERYTHING Esc::WinClose This closes the window in fullscreen mode so when you bring the everything window again,it will appear in fullscreen Or if you want to first exit fullscreen...
by vsub
Mon Oct 28, 2019 3:41 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Preview window doesn't renew
Replies: 8
Views: 5794

Re: Preview window doesn't renew

Probably the same problem I have
http://www.voidtools.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=6&t=7167
and this is the solution
viewtopic.php?f=5&t=6180