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by void
Thu Apr 22, 2021 12:49 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: How to list results after applying only a filter?
Replies: 2
Views: 25

Re: How to list results after applying only a filter?

To create a filter to show all results even when "Hide results when the search is empty" is enabled: In Everything, from the Search menu, click Add to Filters.... Change the Name to: All Results Change the Search to: search: ---Note the single space before search:--- Change the Macro to: allresults<...
by void
Thu Apr 22, 2021 10:05 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Dark Mode & UI consistency
Replies: 1
Views: 28

Re: Dark Mode & UI consistency

Only the main window supports the dark theme for Everything 1.5.

Dark themes for other windows is on my TODO list for a future version of Everything.

Everything uses stock Windows controls and most of these don't support dark themes yet.
by void
Thu Apr 22, 2021 8:20 am
Forum: Off-topic discussion
Topic: Bravo to NotNull (and therube)
Replies: 5
Views: 57

Re: Bravo to NotNull (and therube)

I concur :)

Thank you very much!
by void
Thu Apr 22, 2021 8:16 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: [suggestion] + button for add column (and bug report)
Replies: 2
Views: 22

Re: [suggestion] + button for add column (and bug report)

I'll consider a + button above the vertical scrollbar to show the add columns dialog. Thanks for the suggestion. Bug: Resize window after clicking a coulmn header for sorting. This is normal for Everything when the database is busy. When the database is busy, new database requests are added to a que...
by void
Thu Apr 22, 2021 6:20 am
Forum: General
Topic: Search for possibility to "Mark Files"
Replies: 9
Views: 108

Re: Search for possibility to "Mark Files"

I have on my TODO list to add a 'work area' sidebar from where you will be able to drag files from and drop files to. You would be able to 'mark' files by adding them to your 'work area'. For now, please consider using a file list: In Everything , from the Tools menu, click File List Editor . Drag a...
by void
Thu Apr 22, 2021 6:11 am
Forum: Support
Topic: possible to search for all files with icons in their names?
Replies: 3
Views: 73

Re: possible to search for all files with icons in their names?

Please try NotNull's search:

Code: Select all

regex:[\x{1F300}-\x{1F7FF}]
I have replaced Replaced – (0x2013) with -
by void
Thu Apr 22, 2021 5:44 am
Forum: Support
Topic: Forgets a drive when a new one is connected
Replies: 12
Views: 749

Re: Forgets a drive when a new one is connected

Of course i have the swich "keep index for offline drives" for each drive and in general. Could you please confirm automatically remove offline volumes is unchecked: In Everything , from the Tools menu, click Options . Click the NTFS tab on the left. Uncheck Automatically remove offline volumes (wa...
by void
Thu Apr 22, 2021 5:26 am
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Rename Dialog-Box
Replies: 9
Views: 3818

Re: Rename Dialog-Box

Thanks for the suggestions Stamimail, 1. Make a synchronized scroll - to "Old Filenames:" and "New Filenames:" boxes. I'll consider making the vertical position of the two edits locked together. 2. Add a serial number that counts the file names, to the left of the two boxes. I will consider an optio...
by void
Thu Apr 22, 2021 4:58 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Filter macro names
Replies: 6
Views: 1003

Re: Filter macro names

The next update of Everything 1.5 will disable the OK button if the macro name is invalid. Macros with an incomplete parameter are invalid. Otherwise, any name is valid. For example, the following macros are invalid: mymacro< mymacro<partial-param For example, the following macro is valid: mymacro<p...
by void
Wed Apr 21, 2021 10:27 pm
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Losing setting multiple times
Replies: 2
Views: 228

Re: Losing setting multiple times

Everything might be seeing the drive as offline occasionally ? -If the volume is detected as offline, Everything will remove it and perform a quick rebuild. What is your Tools -> Debug -> Statistics -> Last Rebuild Reason? Could you please try disabling 'Automatically remove offline volumes': In Eve...
by void
Wed Apr 21, 2021 10:00 pm
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Suggestion: change text "Remove Recent Temporary Exclude"
Replies: 2
Views: 27

Re: Suggestion: change text "Remove Recent Temporary Exclude"

'Remove' in Everything implies remove from a list.
'Delete' in Everything implies delete from disk.

I will consider rewording these menus.

Thanks for the suggestion.
by void
Wed Apr 21, 2021 10:55 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Content Indexing - "Include only folders" and "Exclude folders"
Replies: 10
Views: 1662

Re: Content Indexing - "Include only folders" and "Exclude folders"

Thank you for your suggestion menes,

I have on my TODO list to show a ... button to the right of the exclude/include folders.
When clicked, Everything will show the list of folders from where you can add/remove/edit etc.
by void
Wed Apr 21, 2021 10:52 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Copy hot item's full path to clipboard shortcut copies as unquoted
Replies: 2
Views: 48

Re: Copy hot item's full path to clipboard shortcut copies as unquoted

Thank you for the feedback aviasd, To copy paths with double quotes: In Everything , from the Tools menu, click Options . Cilck the Results tab on the left. Check Double quote copy as path . Click OK . 2. Pressing the shortcut while on a folder will not copy anything to the clipboard, while the equi...
by void
Wed Apr 21, 2021 7:35 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Suggestion: content indexing check
Replies: 7
Views: 108

Re: Suggestion: content indexing check

What I meant was as a preemptive measure: As you said, it's tricky know the size for pdf/docs without reading the content. What about showing a warning in the status bar when the total indexed content size exceeds your total RAM size? I have a 16GB RAM system, but I just built a 406GB Everything da...
by void
Wed Apr 21, 2021 2:19 am
Forum: Support
Topic: Forgets a drive when a new one is connected
Replies: 12
Views: 749

Re: Forgets a drive when a new one is connected

If Everything is seeing different drives with the same GUID, disabling auto_remove_moved_ntfs_volumes should prevent the old volumes from being removed from your index when adding a volume with the same GUID. To disable auto_remove_moved_ntfs_volumes: In Everything, type in the following search and ...
by void
Tue Apr 20, 2021 12:27 pm
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Suggestion: content indexing check
Replies: 7
Views: 108

Re: Suggestion: content indexing check

Sorry, I misread content indexing as content searching.. Showing the total indexed size in the Content options page would be useful. I'll put this on my TODO list. This size would grow as content is indexed so you could keep a eye on the total size while content indexing takes place in the backgroun...
by void
Tue Apr 20, 2021 11:12 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Suggestion: content indexing check
Replies: 7
Views: 108

Re: Suggestion: content indexing check

It's tricky to determine as Everything is multi-threaded. Each thread could potentially allocate gigabytes of memory for content searching. However, Everything will avoid using more than 50% of total memory. If more than 50% of total memory has been allocated by all active content searches, a new co...
by void
Tue Apr 20, 2021 7:47 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: RFE: Find Duplicates - Highlight Alternating Dups
Replies: 1
Views: 113

Re: RFE: Find Duplicates - Highlight Alternating Dups

Thanks for the suggestion therube,

I will consider alternating the row color of different property values when searching for duplicated items.
by void
Mon Apr 19, 2021 10:38 am
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Exclude Indexing of Files Without Extensions
Replies: 8
Views: 382

Re: Exclude Indexing of Files Without Extensions

Thanks for the image Ghost_Dz, You are setting the exclude filter for folders. Please remove the regex:^[^.]*$ folder filter. Please remove the folder excludes and set Include only files and Exclude files at the bottom of the Exclude options page: /exclude.lnk-ghost-dz.png Exclude a file type? *.lnk?
by void
Mon Apr 19, 2021 10:36 am
Forum: General
Topic: Exclude a file type? *.lnk?
Replies: 10
Views: 5330

Re: Exclude a file type? *.lnk?

Thanks for the image Ghost_Dz,

You are setting the exclude filter for folders.

Please remove the folder excludes and set Include only files and Exclude files at the bottom of the Exclude options page:


Exclude Indexing of Files Without Extensions
by void
Mon Apr 19, 2021 10:25 am
Forum: Support
Topic: Forgets a drive when a new one is connected
Replies: 12
Views: 749

Re: Forgets a drive when a new one is connected

Thank you for your feedback Commerzpunk, Everything might be seeing the drives as 'moved'. Could you please try disabling automatically remove 'moved' ntfs volumes: In Everything , type in the following search and press ENTER : /auto_remove_moved_ntfs_volumes=0 If success, you should see auto_remove...
by void
Mon Apr 19, 2021 10:18 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Swapped constants for IPC
Replies: 2
Views: 325

Re: Swapped constants for IPC

Thank you for the bug report ovg, I can confirm this is a bug. The following IPC calls are broken: #define EVERYTHING_IPC_ID_RESULT_LIST_SORT_BY_ATTRIBUTES 41307 #define EVERYTHING_IPC_ID_RESULT_LIST_SORT_BY_FILE_LIST_FILENAME 41308 #define EVERYTHING_IPC_ID_RESULT_LIST_SORT_BY_RUN_COUNT 41309 #defi...
by void
Mon Apr 19, 2021 10:15 am
Forum: General
Topic: Exclude a file type? *.lnk?
Replies: 10
Views: 5330

Re: Exclude a file type? *.lnk?

Please send your image to support@voidtools.com or attach to your forum post.
by void
Mon Apr 19, 2021 10:14 am
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Exclude Indexing of Files Without Extensions
Replies: 8
Views: 382

Re: Exclude Indexing of Files Without Extensions

What happens?

Could you please send a screenshot of your Exclude settings under Tools -> Options -> Exclude
Could you please send an example of a filename that is showing in your result list.
by void
Mon Apr 19, 2021 10:01 am
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Exclude Indexing of Files Without Extensions
Replies: 8
Views: 382

Re: Exclude Indexing of Files Without Extensions

To exclude files without an extension from your index: In Everything , from the Tools menu, click Options . Click the Exclude tab on the left. Change Include only files to: *.* Click OK . -or- In Everything , from the Tools menu, click Options . Click the Exclude tab on the left. Change Exclude file...
by void
Mon Apr 19, 2021 10:00 am
Forum: General
Topic: Exclude a file type? *.lnk?
Replies: 10
Views: 5330

Re: Exclude a file type? *.lnk?

To exclude lnk files from your index:
  • In Everything, from the Tools menu, click Options.
  • Click the Exclude tab on the left.
  • Check Enable exclude list.
  • Change Exclude files to: *.lnk
  • Click OK.
by void
Mon Apr 19, 2021 4:08 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Filter macro names
Replies: 6
Views: 1003

Re: Filter macro names

Thank you for the feedback reitwal, < in the macro name will define a macro function . Take the following filter as an example: Search: case:param: Macro: sz<param> The sz<param> macro name defines a macro function, sz is the name and param is the parameter name. param: in the search is replaced wit...
by void
Mon Apr 19, 2021 2:29 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Do you have any ideas on how to improve Everything 1.5 syntax?
Replies: 4
Views: 822

Re: Do you have any ideas on how to improve Everything 1.5 syntax?

Some examples that will work with Everything 1.5.0.1254a and later : /rename.properties.example.png Old format: img%1.jpg New format: img%1-#width:x#height:.jpg /rename.number.of.count.example.png Old format: Windows %1.wav New format: Windows %1 (#number: of #count:).wav /rename.titlecase.example.p...
by void
Sun Apr 18, 2021 10:57 pm
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: [Bug] $exec Issue with 1.5.0.1254a
Replies: 17
Views: 1011

Re: [Bug] $exec Issue with 1.5.0.1254a

The "fixed an issue with opening virtual files." change has broken relative paths when executing files.

Everything needs to be able to execute files like:
Control Panel\All Control Panel Items\Mouse

I'm working on a fix.
I will make $exec expect file system files only.
by void
Sun Apr 18, 2021 12:19 pm
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: [Bug] $exec Issue with 1.5.0.1254a
Replies: 17
Views: 1011

Re: [Bug] $exec Issue with 1.5.0.1254a

Thank you for your feedback aviasd,

Everything is treating the file as a virtual file.

Please make sure you specify the full path and filename in $exec().

For example:
$exec("C:\Everything\tot.bat" "%1")

I'll look into improving 'virtual file' detection.
by void
Sun Apr 18, 2021 12:33 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: [Feature Request] Use Properties to rename files
Replies: 2
Views: 1314

Re: [Feature Request] Use Properties to rename files

I have added #height: and #width: for testing in Everything 1.5.0.1254a.

(#height: and #width: are currently undocumented in the UI)
by void
Fri Apr 16, 2021 7:38 am
Forum: Support
Topic: is it possible to mix folders+files when sorting?
Replies: 14
Views: 3131

Re: is it possible to mix folders+files when sorting?

Everything 1.5.0.1254a fixes an issue with getting stuck indexing when you have an exclude filter.

Please let me know if the issue persists.
by void
Fri Apr 16, 2021 7:36 am
Forum: General
Topic: How exclude shortcut link from results?
Replies: 2
Views: 755

Re: How exclude shortcut link from results?

You might be excluding folders only?

To exclude lnk files from your index:
  • In Everything, from the Tools menu, click Options.
  • Click the Exclude tab on the left.
  • Select your *.lnk filter and click Remove.
  • Change Exclude files to: *.lnk
  • Click OK.
by void
Fri Apr 16, 2021 7:33 am
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: fix certain search result
Replies: 10
Views: 1087

Re: fix certain search result

And is there a shortcut to open kth/first item?
Only the most run result.
by void
Fri Apr 16, 2021 7:32 am
Forum: General
Topic: voidImageViewer
Replies: 59
Views: 315868

Re: voidImageViewer

Thanks for the bug report therube,

I've put this on my Things to fix list.
by void
Fri Apr 16, 2021 7:27 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: custom values csv questions
Replies: 1
Views: 621

Re: custom values csv questions

It appears that custom properties are stored in a CSV file, only one for the whole database, at a location specified in Everything-1.5a.ini. You can have as many CSV files as you like (you are not limited to one). You might like one CSV to specify Tags, and another to specify Comments. It looks lik...
by void
Fri Apr 16, 2021 7:20 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Importing two instances and their settings
Replies: 2
Views: 667

Re: Importing two instances and their settings

To import filters: In Everything , from the Search menu, click Organize Filters... . Click Import... . Select your Filters.csv file and click Open . Click OK . Repeat for each instance of Everything 1.4. You filters should be stored in %APPDATA%\Everything\Filters-<instance name>.csv To import bookm...
by void
Fri Apr 16, 2021 7:19 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: [Suggestion] Manually including excluded folders in search
Replies: 1
Views: 620

Re: [Suggestion] Manually including excluded folders in search

This is what Temporary Excludes sets out to do. To toggle temporary excludes: In Everything , from the Index menu, click Enable Temporary Excludes -or- Right click the status bar and click Enable Temporary Excludes I have put on my TODO list: Add a search function to enable/disable the temporary exc...
by void
Fri Apr 16, 2021 6:57 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Do you have any ideas on how to improve Everything 1.5 syntax?
Replies: 4
Views: 822

Re: Do you have any ideas on how to improve Everything 1.5 syntax?

Thanks for creating this thread Stamimail, I suggest to make the functions syntax with a (customizable) prefix (and also suffix) something like :functionname: or /functionname/ or /functionname: (maybe this is the preferred syntax for functions) or /functionname= (maybe this is the preferred syntax ...
by void
Fri Apr 16, 2021 6:50 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Index Journal Suggestions
Replies: 34
Views: 13104

Re: Index Journal Suggestions

Thank you for your feedback adamantine, but the last line was truncated. it just looked like this: 505380 Sounds like Everything crashed? with no crash dialog? was Everything terminated? without a doubt i may confirm that there were several missing 'modify' actions If you search for this file in Eve...
by void
Fri Apr 16, 2021 6:35 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Everything Server bug ?
Replies: 13
Views: 1576

Re: Everything Server bug ?

Everything 1.5.0.1254a will now attempt to connect to the Everything Server when you add it under Tools -> Options -> Network Index. If the connection fails, an error dialog is shown. Could you please try re-adding your Everything Server from Tools -> Options -> Network Indexes. Is there any error ...
by void
Fri Apr 16, 2021 6:30 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Filter macro names
Replies: 6
Views: 1003

Re: Filter macro names

Everything 1.5.0.1254a fixes an issue with similarly named macros.

Please let me know if the issue persists.
by void
Fri Apr 16, 2021 6:28 am
Forum: Bug report
Topic: High memory / RAM usage when indexing docker image files
Replies: 8
Views: 1210

Re: High memory / RAM usage when indexing docker image files

I have added an ini option to not follow reparse points in Everything 1.5.0.1254a . To enable this setting: Completely exit out of Everything. (Right click the Everything system tray icon and click Exit) You may need to terminate Everything with the Task Manager if it is stuck indexing. Open your %A...
by void
Fri Apr 16, 2021 6:24 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Not able to run version 1.5.0.1251a - err msg
Replies: 8
Views: 4025

Re: Not able to run version 1.5.0.1251a - err msg

Thank you for the bug reports LeoLug,

Everything 1.5.0.1254a fixes an crash when using an exclude file filter.
by void
Fri Apr 16, 2021 6:19 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Replies: 18
Views: 23163

Re: Everything 1.5 Alpha

Everything-1.5.0.1254a.x64-Setup.exe Everything-1.5.0.1254a.x86-Setup.exe Everything-1.5.0.1254a.x64.zip Everything-1.5.0.1254a.x86.zip this version uses a newer database format and will rebuild your indexes. changed path sorting to improve Everything 1.4 compatibility. fixed a crash when using an ...
by void
Thu Apr 15, 2021 10:31 am
Forum: Support
Topic: How to search for files and contents of folders matching the same name
Replies: 5
Views: 680

Re: How to search for files and contents of folders matching the same name

Include the drive letter and colon (:) or starting path with a trailing backslash.

For example, limit your search to the E: drive

e: Ski | Skiing | "Ski Holiday"

For example, limit your search to the E:\My Photos

"e:\my photos\" Ski | Skiing | "Ski Holiday"

-use double quotes to escape spaces.
by void
Thu Apr 15, 2021 9:24 am
Forum: Support
Topic: How to search for files and contents of folders matching the same name
Replies: 5
Views: 680

Re: How to search for files and contents of folders matching the same name

Please try the Video filter. Filters can be activated from the Search menu, Filter bar (View -> Filters), right clicking the status bar, filter macro or filter keyboard shortcut. With Match Path enabled from the Search menu and the Video filter active, Everything should do what you want with the fol...
by void
Thu Apr 15, 2021 9:06 am
Forum: Support
Topic: How to search for files and contents of folders matching the same name
Replies: 5
Views: 680

Re: How to search for files and contents of folders matching the same name

Please try enabling Match path from the Search menu.

When Match path is enabled, Everything will match the whole path and filename (instead of just the basename)

Alternative, use the path: search modifier:

path:<Ski | Skiing | "Ski Holiday" >