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by therube
Fri Jun 11, 2021 2:56 pm
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: LFN deletion
Replies: 1
Views: 551

LFN deletion

LFN deletion deletion of LFN, or mixed LFN & SFN... /may/ automatically select to permanently delete said files or /may/ attempt to delete SFN & permanently delete LFN - it may not be particularly apparent to a user what might be happening, & if they're not paying attention, they may end up permanen...
by therube
Wed Jun 09, 2021 5:41 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Compare larger folders for migration
Replies: 2
Views: 908

Re: Compare larger folders for migration

If it's a straight 1 directory to 1 directory comparison, I'd agree with the file manager argument that should easily point out differences.

For a mixed method, also including Everything, see [freefilesync] Problem using the Mirror function.
by therube
Wed Jun 09, 2021 5:17 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Lost in booleans
Replies: 5
Views: 887

Re: Lost in booleans

Check: Tools | Options | General -> Search ---> Operator precedence: & see if changing that helps? ( To me , it should be AND > OR. That's where I keep mine.) (Actually, that's not going to matter in this case, I don't think.) --- If you're wanting to see all the files in both folders, your folder_A...
by therube
Wed Jun 09, 2021 5:12 pm
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Adding name of folder to file name
Replies: 3
Views: 725

Re: Adding name of folder to file name

See, Add folder name to rename files.
Note the Rename vs. Advanced Move...
by therube
Mon Jun 07, 2021 5:53 pm
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Folders should be able to have "context" (focus)
Replies: 0
Views: 1043

Folders should be able to have "context" (focus)

Folders (never realized it was there, probably won't ever use it)...

Folders should be able to have "context" (focus).
As it, when you click on a folder (& search is blank), mousewheel action scrolls the results window rather then the folders window .
by therube
Mon Jun 07, 2021 2:53 pm
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Error 32: Single File Rename
Replies: 1
Views: 974

Error 32: Single File Rename

Error 32: Single File Rename 1262 if (single) rename file & file is open 'File In Use' (Try again | Cancel) if (single) rename file & file is open & file is LFN Unable to rename, Error 32: The file is open... (OK) [which totally aborts the attempted rename] i believe that is the deal i /believe/ tha...
by therube
Fri Jun 04, 2021 3:24 pm
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Why does \recycle.bin == \$recycle.bin ?
Replies: 2
Views: 917

Why does \recycle.bin == \$recycle.bin ?

Why does \recycle.bin == \$recycle.bin ?
In other words either search will find the same files in 'Recycle Bin', the '$' need not specifically be include (in the search term).

(You might need to have Match Path enabled, depending...)
(I don't know if this is 1.5 specific?)
by therube
Thu Jun 03, 2021 6:18 pm
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: add in the sort by the option: "length"
Replies: 15
Views: 7061

Re: add in the sort by the option: "length"

(It's probably not going to be an issue about "type" [i.e., container], but rather an issue about codecs [& what the underlying OS knows of the same, & or what support is directly included for same within Everything]. Like with .flv, being a bit of an exception, in Win7, it is not "known" by Windows...
by therube
Thu Jun 03, 2021 5:57 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Please Help to find matryoshka/russian dolls
Replies: 1
Views: 644

Re: Please Help to find matryoshka/russian dolls

First thing I would look at is your (un)zip program. (If you're using Windows built-in, I have clue about that.) Anyhow, any decent unzip program would allow you to either: e : Extract files from archive (without using directory names) or x : eXtract files with full paths One method, all the files g...
by therube
Thu Jun 03, 2021 2:34 pm
Forum: Bug report
Topic: Korean alignment is not correct.
Replies: 5
Views: 1901

Re: Korean alignment is not correct.

(I didn't read this, I didn't read what I'm linking to, I only know that that thread exists...)

AllDup, not working with Korean Characters.
by therube
Wed Jun 02, 2021 3:08 pm
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Everything option for indexing folders but not files
Replies: 5
Views: 4480

Re: Everything option for indexing folders but not files

It could be a particular item on the context menu that is causing the issue.
Give Nirsoft's ShellExView a shot.
Fix: Slow Right Click and Explorer Crashes Caused by Shell Extensions.
by therube
Wed Jun 02, 2021 3:05 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Resolved: Problem: "Drag and drop" not work
Replies: 35
Views: 8126

Re: Resolved: Problem: "Drag and drop" not work

The only other thing I was thinking of is that... Well, guess I should ask is if can't d&d any files, or only certain files? If only certain, then it might be a permissions issue with the particular file, that while you can see it (in Everything), you can't "edit" it - because it belongs to another ...
by therube
Tue Jun 01, 2021 3:05 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: .efu export should always quote alpha fields?
Replies: 0
Views: 840

.efu export should always quote alpha fields?

.efu export should always quote alpha fields? (I was thinking, initially, only about Name. But I suppose it's possible that you could also have Path or something else in there that would requiring quoting...) As it is, you only quote when necessary. That makes it harder to "edit" a .efu. If (Name) w...
by therube
Tue Jun 01, 2021 2:54 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Search for X number of characters in file name
Replies: 4
Views: 756

Re: Search for X number of characters in file name

I'm not sure where "simple" wildcards stand, so a regex: that should work: regex:^photo_........$ Will find words that starts (^) with the word "photo", are followed by an underscore (_), followed by (in my example) any nine characters (.), followed by nothing further ($). Adjust as needed. As writt...
by therube
Fri May 28, 2021 3:23 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Resolved: Problem: "Drag and drop" not work
Replies: 35
Views: 8126

Re: Resolved: Problem: "Drag and drop" not work

No issues that I am seeing. Ensure that the two programs are running at the same integrity level. If mp3DirectCut is running "as Admin" & Everything is not, it won't work. If Everything is running "as Admin" & mp3DirectCut is not, it won't work. If both are running "as Admin", it will work. If both ...
by therube
Thu May 27, 2021 5:43 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Find "++"
Replies: 2
Views: 1583

Re: Find "++"

Check your Search menu items & ensure that you might not have something enabled in there that is filtering your results (such that the ++ files are not found).

A search for '++' should find your "++" files just the same as a search for 'aeiou' should find aeiou.txt.
by therube
Thu May 27, 2021 5:36 pm
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Excluse a directory found in the results list
Replies: 5
Views: 2363

Re: Excluse a directory found in the results list

Just NOT it. I use 'Match Path' a lot. So if I have a search, 'ext:txt', hits from $Recycle.Bin are apt to turn up. So I simply NOT it, 'ext:txt !\$recy' is sufficient to knock those out. Similarly, I often start with a broad brush. 'cycl' That turns up; recycle, bicycle, cyclic, cycle... So then I ...
by therube
Thu May 27, 2021 5:26 pm
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Single single search for "ae"/"e" etc
Replies: 4
Views: 3158

Re: Single single search for "ae"/"e" etc

Depending on your search you might be able to simply omit those fiddly characters & simply include the before and after.

So...
encyclop dia
.
Again, might work, depending on your situation.

Or...
nowfn:encyclop*dia
.
(Can wfn: be disabled, by default, when wildcards are used?)
by therube
Thu May 27, 2021 5:17 pm
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: suggestions and questions about ui/result list
Replies: 8
Views: 3920

Re: suggestions and questions about ui/result list

(In mixed (number) mode, bytes should certainly be abbreviated as 'b'.)
by therube
Thu May 27, 2021 5:15 pm
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: "Send shortcut to desktop"
Replies: 1
Views: 1327

Re: "Send shortcut to desktop"

You can do that already.

Right-click a file, (use the Windows) 'Send to' option, selecting, 'Desktop (create shortcut)'.
by therube
Thu May 27, 2021 5:01 pm
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: suggestions and questions about ui/result list
Replies: 8
Views: 3920

Re: suggestions and questions about ui/result list

(IMO... Something like an option to F11 (maximize), where columns would smartly resize - within limits, so that the most pertinent data would fit the screen. (And then, after un-F11, all sizes reverted to what they were.) So you hit F11, & as 'Child' column is nul, it resizes to 1-char. Extension, t...
by therube
Thu May 27, 2021 4:46 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Is there any way to align columns (left | center | right)?
Replies: 3
Views: 1863

Re: Is there any way to align columns (left | center | right)?

For a case like that, maybe if there were a padding value, so that the numbers would still be aligned correctly, only able to specify a padding distance (on the right).

(Or even both a pad [right] & fill [left] value.)
by therube
Tue May 25, 2021 2:36 pm
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Focus Can Be Given To E, Without E Focusing
Replies: 4
Views: 3241

Focus Can Be Given To E, Without E Focusing

oh, this is a weird one... focus can be given to Everything - without Everything having focus ;-) i believe it will have to do with an overflow condition - say of the /name/ field... say you've got a mp3 playing (in your mp3 player), right-hand side of screen Everything is open, left-hand side of sc...
by therube
Thu May 20, 2021 4:18 pm
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: RFE: Disable Updates of Lazy Load Column
Replies: 6
Views: 4225

Re: RFE: Disable Updates of Lazy Load Column

I'm probably not following... enough... I like the current situation - a lot. I keep columns out of view & they don't load. I bring the column into view & it does - those rows that are visible, not all. If I want to see all, & the column is in view, & can simply click the column header, which will c...
by therube
Thu May 20, 2021 3:23 pm
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Losing setting multiple times
Replies: 12
Views: 13113

Re: Losing setting multiple times

Are multiple different devices being assigned to D: (at various times)? If so, you might think about assigning a (semi)permanent drive letter to your drives & see if that makes any difference. Like I set my Corsair to K: & my WesternDigital to W:, Seagate to S:... So anytime I plug them in, they are...
by therube
Thu May 20, 2021 3:17 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Something has changed: Everything now hangs
Replies: 6
Views: 3225

Re: Something has changed: Everything now hangs

I have just checked AcronisTrueImage2021 and Everything 1.4.1.1005 It may not be TI alone, but some (any) combination of programs that together might cause the situation. Some (ancient) threads (& different OS's) & while it might not be "IrpStackSize" (which applied back then), it could be a simila...
by therube
Wed May 19, 2021 3:11 pm
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Tabbed support?
Replies: 3
Views: 2300

Re: Tabbed support?

(I'll just say, while I (some might say, over)use browser tabs all the time... would tabs work, here?
What about Filters (the filter bar)? And displayed columns? And sort orders? And...
I suppose if each Tab were treated as it were its own Window, simply in a tab format...?)
by therube
Wed May 19, 2021 3:06 pm
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: RFE: Disable Updates of Lazy Load Column
Replies: 6
Views: 4225

Re: RFE: Disable Updates of Lazy Load Column

For the next alpha update: File -> Read Extended Information (Ctrl + Shift + E)... But will the current Lazy Load situation still apply? I think Lazy Load is great. I can keep a column out of view - & it never loads. If I bring it into view, then only those rows that are visible, load. I can click ...
by therube
Tue May 18, 2021 4:05 pm
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: RFE: Disable Updates of Lazy Load Column
Replies: 6
Views: 4225

RFE: Disable Updates of Lazy Load Column

RFE: Disable (Pause) Updates of Lazy Load Column Oh, it might be nice to have a toggle to be able disable loading of Lazy Load column data. That way, you could have (Lazy Load) columns (out of view, presumably) that in addition to Lazy Load, could be toggled on or off entirely - without actually rem...
by therube
Fri May 14, 2021 3:01 pm
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Multi-file Rename, /, causes directory creation
Replies: 9
Views: 10495

Re: Multi-file Rename, /, causes directory creation

Should the name-part be required?
As in instead of giving a "new" name, simply provide a new path (leaving name-part unchanged).
by therube
Fri May 14, 2021 2:58 pm
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Multi-file Rename, /, causes directory creation
Replies: 9
Views: 10495

Re: Multi-file Rename, /, causes directory creation

Collisions aren't handled gracefully.
But then I guess it would be up to us to make sure there aren't (collisions).
by therube
Fri May 14, 2021 2:57 pm
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Multi-file Rename, /, causes directory creation
Replies: 9
Views: 10495

Re: Multi-file Rename, /, causes directory creation

1259.
move a file to another folder:
filename.txt => d:\archive\filename.txt
So far, unable to get that to work?
(../ or ../tmp/ does work.)

Image
by therube
Thu May 13, 2021 6:34 pm
Forum: General
Topic: rename adding sequential number
Replies: 6
Views: 3807

Re: rename adding sequential number

(I'm looking at the Everything 1.5 alpha version. IOW I'm not certain that the 1.4 version has the same feature, but take a look.) (Multi-file) Rename (Shift+F2) Uncheck 'Regular expressions' New format:, in the selection box, #number:, will give you a sequential number. --- Experiment, test - first...
by therube
Wed May 12, 2021 2:41 pm
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Viewport focus changes on rename - sometimes
Replies: 1
Views: 3723

Viewport focus changes on rename - sometimes

Viewport focus changes on rename - sometimes Focus is not lost, just changes - sometimes, seemingly for no meaningful reason. (And in those instances, it's... quirky... irksome....) Like if you're renaming 2 files & they're towards the bottom of the window, after the rename completes those 2 file mi...
by therube
Tue May 11, 2021 3:58 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: How to display only latest/most recent file in each subfolder?
Replies: 4
Views: 4176

Re: How to display only latest/most recent file in each subfolder?

You might see if Nirsoft's FolderTimeUpdate can do something for you. You can run it in simulation mode (so no updating occurs) & it should be able to list every directory & what its' last modified (file) time would be. It would not show the files themselves, so this might not work for you? And, you...
by therube
Mon May 10, 2021 5:52 pm
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Ability to Open With $Recycle.Bin items.
Replies: 3
Views: 5114

Ability to Open With $Recycle.Bin items.

It might be nice to have the Ability to Open With Recycle.Bin items (where size <> 544)? Sometimes you want to "open" a recycled item without first moving said file out from Recycle Bin. Now, you can do that (already) via drag&drop. But if your wanted drop (to) program is not yet open, it would be c...
by therube
Mon May 10, 2021 5:45 pm
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Advanced Move - using Windows or did you roll your own?
Replies: 6
Views: 5648

Advanced Move - using Windows or did you roll your own?

Advanced Move - using Windows api's or did you roll your own? Cause I ran into a "lfn" issue. Odd one at that. full-path-name was > 255 name was 170 & multiple path parts made up the rest Anyhow, Windows & Everything (Advanced Move) did not want to move from existing path/name to a (wanted, shorter)...
by therube
Mon May 10, 2021 5:42 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Finding misspelled file names with Everything
Replies: 5
Views: 4131

Re: Finding misspelled file names with Everything

Command-line spell check. Throw your file names to a file (like an .efu, but you'd want only the name itself). Throw a command-line spell checker on it. (Not sure how to tell you to do that, right off?) Something like, ASpell for Windows . You'd need the installer. And also the dictionary(ies). Then...
by therube
Thu May 06, 2021 8:37 pm
Forum: Bug report
Topic: file can't be found and display
Replies: 4
Views: 5238

Re: file can't be found and display

Everything finds 'unicode' + Plays.png
Everything finds 'unicode' + Plays.png (22.04 KiB) Viewed 4389 times
.
.
I'm on En (& 1.5), so imagine I'm not taking all into consideration...
And assuming the copied name copied correctly (that 'character' does take up 2 spaces)..

Anyhow, can be found, & played.
by therube
Thu May 06, 2021 2:45 pm
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Ignore punctuation + Match path - Everything ignores backslash for matching
Replies: 13
Views: 10319

Re: Ignore punctuation + Match path - Everything ignores backslash for matching

Match Path under the Search menu? Can you give an example of how you use this setting? . . /Jethro Tull/Thick as a brick-01.mp3 /Jethro Tull/Thick as a brick-02.mp3 /Jethro Tull/Thick as a brick-03.mp3 /Jethro Tull - Thick as a brick/01.mp3 /Jethro Tull - Thick as a brick/02.mp3 /Jethro Tull - Thic...
by therube
Wed May 05, 2021 8:39 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Installing Everything silently doesn't remove the old version
Replies: 5
Views: 6226

Re: Installing Everything silently doesn't remove the old version

I've not used it, but you can see what (Nirsoft's) ShortcutsMan might do? ShortcutsMan displays the details about all shortcuts that you have on your desktop and under your start menu. Broken shortcuts (shortcuts that point to file that doesn't exist) are automatically painted with pink color. You s...
by therube
Tue May 04, 2021 5:01 pm
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: It would be nice if Property: sorts were maintained
Replies: 8
Views: 13545

Re: It would be nice if Property: sorts were maintained

What is expected behavior... ?

Say you sort on Length
(This is with a 'lazyload', not a Property length [indexed] sort)
Then do a 'Find Length Duplicates'
Then 'cancel' the DUPE

Should sort remain on Length?
(As is, it reverts to 'Name' sort.)
by therube
Mon May 03, 2021 3:37 pm
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: [Feature] Ability to search/index Registry
Replies: 3
Views: 5517

Re: [Feature] Ability to search/index Registry

(I don't know that it would be faster - though you can set filters, [Nirsoft's] RegScanner is a small utility that allows you to scan the Registry, find the desired Registry values that match to the specified search criteria, and display them in one list. After finding the Registry values, you can e...
by therube
Mon May 03, 2021 3:29 pm
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Multi-file Rename, /, causes directory creation
Replies: 9
Views: 10495

Multi-file Rename, /, causes directory creation

I don't know if it's a feature or not [OK, so it is], but with a Multi-file Rename (F2), a / (or \) causes directory creation. So... (F2) test -> x/test creates (if necessary) & moves test into (a directory named) x. I imagine ? there's a setting to disable this? I'm thinking that maybe it should be...
by therube
Fri Apr 30, 2021 7:14 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Do not index external hard drive files after connecting to the system in version 1.5 !
Replies: 1
Views: 3161

Re: Do not index external hard drive files after connecting to the system in version 1.5 !

Default is to not automatically index (new) external devices.
But you can change that.
Tools | Options | Indexes -> NTFS (assuming it is NTFS) ---> Automatically include new removable volumes
by therube
Thu Apr 29, 2021 8:35 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Installing Everything silently doesn't remove the old version
Replies: 5
Views: 6226

Re: Installing Everything silently doesn't remove the old version

You didn't specify a directory to install to.
So maybe the (default) install to location has changed?
(Suppose ? something like that could happen if you switched from x86 to x64 version?)

Into what directories are the old & new versions installed into?
by therube
Wed Apr 28, 2021 4:17 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Privacy concern with collected information
Replies: 3
Views: 4288

Re: Privacy concern with collected information

AFAIK, debug logs or dumps are specifically generated by the user & it is up to the user to forwarded them to voidtools.
Nothing automatic.
So unless you specifically do it, it's not happening.

Debug Logging
Crash Dump Help
by therube
Wed Apr 28, 2021 4:14 pm
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: [Solved] Is there any option to lock window size?
Replies: 11
Views: 10027

Re: Is there any option to lock window size?

Depending on just what you're looking to do... you might be able to automate something. nircmd.exe win setsize title "Everything" 100 100 800 600 Automating, you could set any new startup of Everything to open at some preset (window) size (regardless of what intervening actions may have occurred whi...
by therube
Tue Apr 27, 2021 2:35 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Is 1.5 safe to be used?
Replies: 9
Views: 6386

Re: Is 1.5 safe to be used?

It's fine. It's great, IMHO.

Use whatever you're comfortable with.