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by void
Thu May 13, 2021 9:03 am
Forum: Support
Topic: Overriding exclusions by using the search syntax
Replies: 1
Views: 9

Re: Overriding exclusions by using the search syntax

Please consider changing your Everything filter: In Everything , from the Tools menu, click Options . Click the Exclude tab on the left. Clear Exclude files . Click OK . From the Search menu, click Organize filters... . Select Everything and click Edit... . Change the Search to: !*.lnk Click OK . Cl...
by void
Thu May 13, 2021 8:54 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Removable disks and Everything 1.5 Alpha
Replies: 1
Views: 11

Re: Removable disks and Everything 1.5 Alpha

Thanks for the bug report menes, It sounds like a bug... Everything should remember your bitlocker drive with those settings. Once it is unlocked, Everything should pickup new changes (may take up to one minute) A reindex should not be occurring. Everytime I do a windows restart it's like I plug the...
by void
Thu May 13, 2021 2:40 am
Forum: General
Topic: Is there a way to force preload Thumbnails?
Replies: 4
Views: 3155

Re: Is there a way to force preload Thumbnails?

Where are the thumbnails stored? Are they cached somewhere and reused or deleted over time? Everything will cache thumbnails in RAM. This cache is cleared when you close the Everything Search window. Everything will load thumbnails from the OS. The OS will cache only a small number of thumbnails on...
by void
Wed May 12, 2021 11:09 am
Forum: Support
Topic: "Size format" value and searching by file size
Replies: 3
Views: 300

Re: "Size format" value and searching by file size

I will look into a ini setting to specify the size unit when one is not supplied.

Thank you for the suggestion.
by void
Wed May 12, 2021 9:58 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Searching 50000 documents by content in memory?
Replies: 25
Views: 4141

Re: Searching 50000 documents by content in memory?

BTW: Is the or short circuited in this scenario? I.E if content: finds the text in some file, will that same file be searched using systemindex: ? Yes, but I wouldn't call it short circuiting, because.. Searches are re-ordered by search weight . indexed content: has a small weight (200) and will be...
by void
Wed May 12, 2021 9:14 am
Forum: Support
Topic: Monitor changhes on a network drive
Replies: 5
Views: 74

Re: Monitor changhes on a network drive

500,000 files shouldn't cause any issues. Tools -> Options -> Excludes would not help here. Please try adding a folder index deeper on the server. For example, if you are indexing \\server\share try indexing: \\server\share\subfolder Could you please send some debug output ? In Everything, type in t...
by void
Wed May 12, 2021 8:20 am
Forum: Support
Topic: Monitor changhes on a network drive
Replies: 5
Views: 74

Re: Monitor changhes on a network drive

There might be a restriction on ReadDirectoryChanges by your network administrator.

How many files is Everything indexing? (shown at the bottom left of the status bar)
There might not be enough resources on the server to monitor changes with ReadDirectoryChanges.
by void
Wed May 12, 2021 8:05 am
Forum: Support
Topic: 每次打开Everything左下角都提示更新数据库,能改成手工更新吗?
Replies: 2
Views: 42

Re: 每次打开Everything左下角都提示更新数据库,能改成手工更新吗?

Every time I open Everything, it prompts to update the database, which is a waste of time. Can I update it manually? Everything 1.4 can take a long time to update the database if there has been many changes to your file system. Please try launching Everything with the -no-db command line option: Ev...
by void
Wed May 12, 2021 6:52 am
Forum: General
Topic: Everything 1.4.1 Beta Nightly Builds
Replies: 230
Views: 4364413

Re: Everything 1.4.1 Beta Nightly Builds

Everything-1.4.1.1009.x86.zip Everything-1.4.1.1009.x64.zip Everything-1.4.1.1009.x86.Lite.zip Everything-1.4.1.1009.x64.Lite.zip Everything-1.4.1.1009.x86-Setup.exe Everything-1.4.1.1009.x64-Setup.exe Everything-1.4.1.1009.x86.Lite-Setup.exe Everything-1.4.1.1009.x64.Lite-Setup.exe fixed an issue ...
by void
Tue May 11, 2021 11:08 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: How to display only latest/most recent file in each subfolder?
Replies: 4
Views: 66

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

I'm looking into a way to do this... In the Everything 1.5 alpha , the closest Everything current has is to sort by Path Ascending and then Date Modified Descending . An option to 'find one of' items is on my TODO list (similar to the find dupes , the theory is you would right click the path column ...
by void
Tue May 11, 2021 1:10 pm
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Ability to Open With $Recycle.Bin items.
Replies: 2
Views: 70

Re: Abiltiy to Open With $Recycle.Bin items.

It would be nice if you could make the default action 'open' in Windows Explorer. I couldn't find a registry entry to make this work.. Work around: Ctrl + Shift + C in Everything to copy the full path and filename. Start -> Run Paste + Open I'll look into an option to open files with the same method...
by void
Tue May 11, 2021 12:11 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Monitor changhes on a network drive
Replies: 5
Views: 74

Re: Monitor changhes on a network drive

Thanks for the feedback gialandra,

Everything should pickup changes to your network folder with the "Attempt to monitor changes" option checked.

What type of device is hosting the network folder? eg: another computer running Windows?, a NAS box, your router?
by void
Tue May 11, 2021 7:40 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Advanced Move - using Windows or did you roll your own?
Replies: 3
Views: 65

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

Advanced Move will use the system to move files with IFileOperation.

This API has MAX_PATH/259 character limits.

I've put on my TODO list to handle moving of files with very long filenames with MoveFileEx.
by void
Mon May 10, 2021 10:54 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Ignore punctuation + Match path - Everything ignores backslash for matching
Replies: 6
Views: 785

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

Thanks for the feedback aviasd, There's \: in the latest Everything alpha (It is undocumented as it is experimental) For example: hosts \:windows \:etc The extra typing of two characters is still a pain.. I'm considering an option to allow a single slash to enable match path, eg: hosts win\ et\ -or-...
by void
Mon May 10, 2021 10:07 am
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Search filter - for individual folders
Replies: 4
Views: 1461

Re: Search filter - for individual folders

Please try the following search:

"D:\Google Drive\" | "D:\Graphics\"

| = OR

Everything Boolean search operators
by void
Mon May 10, 2021 9:28 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Ignore punctuation + Match path - Everything ignores backslash for matching
Replies: 6
Views: 785

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

Thank you for the usage examples.

I'll look into ways to improve path searching.
by void
Mon May 10, 2021 9:25 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Multiple tags search
Replies: 7
Views: 568

Re: Multiple tags search

Thank you for your feedback Zayus, Everything is currently matching the ; literally. I am looking into making the ; treated as the AND operator. For now, you will need to search for: tag:<thought bike> -or- tag:thought tag:bike Having tag:Thought;Bike search for: Tag:Thought AND Tag:Bike is the most...
by void
Mon May 10, 2021 1:10 am
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Everything option for indexing folders but not files
Replies: 2
Views: 423

Re: Everything option for indexing folders but not files

To include only folders on your external drive:
  • In Everything, from the Tools menu, click Options.
  • Click the Exclude tab on the left.
  • Change Exclude files to:
    e:\**
    where e: is your external drive.
  • Click OK.
by void
Sat May 08, 2021 8:17 am
Forum: Bug report
Topic: Poor handling of the service being stopped
Replies: 1
Views: 511

Re: Poor handling of the service being stopped

Thanks for the feedback yetAnotherForum, Added to my TODO list: Show: Start the Everything Service instead of: Install the Everything Service (If the Everything Service is already installed). Thanks for the suggestion. Currently, clicking 'Install the Everything Service', re-installs and starts the ...
by void
Sat May 08, 2021 8:01 am
Forum: Support
Topic: Shortcut has different speeds depending on keys assigned
Replies: 6
Views: 2896

Re: Shortcut has different speeds depending on keys assigned

Thank you for helping find the issue burgundy, The logs showed Everything receiving a fake '2' key up event immediately. Following shortly after (1-2 seconds) with a Ctrl, Shift and '2' key-down event and instantly followed by a '2', Shift and Ctrl key-up event. (all in less than 16ms) Turns out thi...
by void
Sat May 08, 2021 7:57 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Multiple tags search
Replies: 7
Views: 568

Re: Multiple tags search

What search options do you have checked under the Search menu?

Please try unchecking all search options.

Could you please give an example of the tag shown in the Tag column and the search you are trying?

Note: you can right click the text in the tag column to Copy Tag to Clipboard.
by void
Sat May 08, 2021 1:09 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Multiple tags search
Replies: 7
Views: 568

Re: Multiple tags search

Thank you for your feedback 55bb,

I will look into adding support for tags:abc;123 for the next alpha update.

For now, you will need to search for:
tags:<abc 123>
-or-
tag:abc tag:123
by void
Fri May 07, 2021 7:20 am
Forum: General
Topic: ARM64 SURFACE PRO X!
Replies: 5
Views: 997

Re: ARM64 SURFACE PRO X!

It might be possible.

I have an unofficial SDK for ARM.

I have heard this works with ES on ARM.

Could you please let stnkl know.
by void
Fri May 07, 2021 7:06 am
Forum: General
Topic: Everything 1.4.1 Beta Nightly Builds
Replies: 230
Views: 4364413

Re: Everything 1.4.1 Beta Nightly Builds

Everything-1.4.1.1008.x86.zip Everything-1.4.1.1008.x64.zip Everything-1.4.1.1008.x86.Lite.zip Everything-1.4.1.1008.x64.Lite.zip Everything-1.4.1.1008.x86-Setup.exe Everything-1.4.1.1008.x64-Setup.exe Everything-1.4.1.1008.x86.Lite-Setup.exe Everything-1.4.1.1008.x64.Lite-Setup.exe added hotkey_us...
by void
Fri May 07, 2021 6:50 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: [Fixed] Define a macro using /define, blocks further input query
Replies: 7
Views: 800

Re: [Fixed] Define a macro using /define, blocks further input query

It was changed to allow:
/define name
to show the current search

I thought the documentation already used /define name=search
I was wrong.
I have *just* updated the documentation.


I will re-add support for:
/define name search
by void
Fri May 07, 2021 6:44 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: [Fixed] Define a macro using /define, blocks further input query
Replies: 7
Views: 800

Re: [Fixed] Define a macro using /define, blocks further input query

Please use the following syntax:

/define name=search
/define name<param>=mysearch:param:

For example:
/define nncontent<search>=notindexed:content:search:

I've updated the syntax here.

For the next alpha update, I will re-add support for:
/define name search
by void
Fri May 07, 2021 5:59 am
Forum: Support
Topic: double results
Replies: 9
Views: 1030

Re: double results

but i'm trying to understand. what is the reason for me to do it? For Everything 1.4 it was to add non-NTFS volumes to your index. For example FAT volumes. There's no reason to add NTFS volumes as a folder index (unless you wanted to run Everything as a standard user and with out the Everything Ser...
by void
Fri May 07, 2021 5:26 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Searching 50000 documents by content in memory?
Replies: 25
Views: 4141

Re: Searching 50000 documents by content in memory?

The goal of content indexing in Everything is to avoid going to disk. I understand Everything will not work for large amounts of text content. This will need to be made clear in the UI. Everything 1.5.0.1258a adds support for searching your Windows Index with the systemindex: search function. Advanc...
by void
Fri May 07, 2021 5:21 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: [Fixed] Keybindings Bookmarks next/prev
Replies: 5
Views: 1405

Re: [Bug] Keybindings Bookmarks next/prev

Everything 1.5.0.1258a fixes an issue with bookmarks opening in a new window when the Shift or Ctrl key is pressed down.

Does this version fix the issue?
by void
Fri May 07, 2021 5:18 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: [Bug] $exec Issue with 1.5.0.1254a
Replies: 26
Views: 11526

Re: [Bug] $exec Issue with 1.5.0.1254a

Hard to tell what is happening here, as Everything is only calling ShellExecuteEx . Everything should have SetForegroundWindow privileges as it is in the foreground. The new process should have SetForegroundWindow priviliges. The issue is with the program (TC) called from your script not having SetF...
by void
Fri May 07, 2021 5:08 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: It would be nice if Property: sorts were maintained
Replies: 8
Views: 7456

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

Everything 1.5.0.1258a will now keep the sort order after clearing the DUPE status.
by void
Fri May 07, 2021 5:04 am
Forum: Support
Topic: Search for hex value content at specific position
Replies: 7
Views: 1436

Re: Search for hex value content at specific position

Everything 1.5.0.1258a fixes an issue with wildcards: not using the correct escaped character code when using hex: The following should now work as expected: wildcards:hex:content:????????3000* binary: is no longer needed as it is now implied when using hex: When using hex : or binary :, the search...
by void
Fri May 07, 2021 5:01 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Multi-file Rename, /, causes directory creation
Replies: 3
Views: 963

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

I've put on my TODO list to add an option to allow files to be moved when the new name contains / or \

For now, please use the Advanced Move options under Edit -> Advanced.

Everything 1.5.0.1258a will now give a 'Invalid Filename' warning when the new filename contains a / or \
by void
Fri May 07, 2021 4:58 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: [Fixed] Define a macro using /define, blocks further input query
Replies: 7
Views: 800

Re: Define a macro using /define, blocks further input query

Everything 1.5.0.1258a fixes an issue with macros eating all remaining text.

I've also added support to list all macros with the search command:
/define

and to list the current macro search with the search command:
/define progfiles
by void
Fri May 07, 2021 4:47 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Replies: 22
Views: 37986

Re: Everything 1.5 Alpha

Everything-1.5.0.1258a.x64-Setup.exe Everything-1.5.0.1258a.x86-Setup.exe Everything-1.5.0.1258a.x64.zip Everything-1.5.0.1258a.x86.zip fixed a crash when testing for dark theme support on Windows 10 1803 or earlier. fixed an issue with macros eating all remaining text . fixed an issue with the mul...
by void
Fri May 07, 2021 4:32 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: INI Settings
Replies: 4
Views: 4256

Re: INI Settings

nav_history Set to 1 to enable Navigation History. (default) This is the history shown under the History menu. statistics Set to 1 to store statistics in the Everything database. (default) Set to 0 to disable. To show statistics: In Everything , from the Tools menu, under the Debug submenu, click S...
by void
Fri May 07, 2021 4:29 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: INI Settings
Replies: 4
Views: 4256

Re: INI Settings

bookmark_remember_prefix bookmark_remember_suffix bookmark_remember_ignore_punctuation bookmark_remember_ignore_whitespace Controls the (No Change) value when adding a new bookmark. Set to 1 to change the setting value when the bookmark is activated. (default) Set to 0 to leave the setting unchange...
by void
Fri May 07, 2021 3:16 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Everything v1. 50.1257a doesn't index .mui file properties
Replies: 3
Views: 519

Re: Everything v1. 50.1257a doesn't index .mui file properties

Everything is using the values from the "system.fileversion" "system.software.productversion" Windows property system properties.

Currently these properties return nothing for mui and msi.

I've put on my TODO list to add support for these file types.

Thank you for your suggestion SuperDupe!
by void
Fri May 07, 2021 2:42 am
Forum: Bug report
Topic: file can't be found and display
Replies: 4
Views: 1394

Re: file can't be found and display



Please make sure the following options are Unchecked:
  • Uncheck Match Case.
  • Uncheck Match Whole Word.
  • Uncheck Match Path.
  • Uncheck Match Diacritics.
  • Uncheck Enable Regex.
by void
Fri May 07, 2021 2:18 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: [Added] [Suggestion] /match_start_of_filename_with_caret=1 with match path enabled - match last path component
Replies: 9
Views: 829

Re: [Suggestion] /match_start_of_filename_with_caret=1 with match path enabled - match last path component

Everything Definitions: File: | C:\Program Files\Everything\Everything64.exe -----------|--------------------------------------------- Basename: | Everything64.exe Extension: | exe Path: | C:\Program Files\Everything Full Path: | C:\Program Files\Everything\Everything64.exe Stem: | Everything64 In E...
by void
Thu May 06, 2021 5:53 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: [Added] [Suggestion] /match_start_of_filename_with_caret=1 with match path enabled - match last path component
Replies: 9
Views: 829

Re: [Suggestion] /match_start_of_filename_with_caret=1 with match path enabled - match last path component

^ should match the start of the full path (when match Path is enabled) Could you please give an example as to how you are using Match Path? Maybe I can improve path matching for you with this setting off. I will look into allowing ^ in search functions that take a filename (when match_start_of_filen...
by void
Thu May 06, 2021 5:24 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Ignore punctuation + Match path - Everything ignores backslash for matching
Replies: 6
Views: 785

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

Everything ignore all unicode characters with the punctuation class. This includes \ and / for full paths. Updated: Ignore punctuation . Note: The nopunc: search modifier can be used with other search functions, such as title:, subject:, artist:, album:, content: etc... nopunc: is not specific to fi...
by void
Thu May 06, 2021 4:54 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Multi-file Rename, /, causes directory creation
Replies: 3
Views: 963

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

Moving files to another directory is unexpected when renaming files.

The next alpha update will throw an error when the new name contains a \ or /.
by void
Thu May 06, 2021 12:26 am
Forum: Support
Topic: Installing Everything silently doesn't remove the old version
Replies: 5
Views: 1756

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

Everything uses the following registry keys to be listed in Programs and Features: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Everything HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Everything The Wow6432Node one is used when you inst...
by void
Thu May 06, 2021 12:14 am
Forum: Support
Topic: double results
Replies: 9
Views: 1030

Re: double results

1) what is the purpose/practical use/sense of the 'indexes > folders' option? To add any folder to your Everything index. For Everything 1.5, this includes virtual folders, not just file system folders. Everything 1.5 has native support for FAT volumes, NTFS volumes, ReFS volumes, Network drives, F...
by void
Wed May 05, 2021 7:55 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: [Fixed] Define a macro using /define, blocks further input query
Replies: 7
Views: 800

Re: Define a macro using /define, blocks further input query

Thanks for the bug report aviasd,

Everything is currently eating all the text after the macro.

I am working on a fix..
by void
Wed May 05, 2021 12:06 am
Forum: Support
Topic: Search for hex value content at specific position
Replies: 7
Views: 1436

Re: Search for hex value content at specific position

but this one instead is simply filtering out .txt and desktop.ini files. Not sure why. wildcards:hex:binary:content:????????3000* There's a bug with wildcards: I'm working on a fix. In Everything 1.5, when you use the content: function, it will only search in indexed content. Just to clarify, If yo...
by void
Tue May 04, 2021 11:44 pm
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: It would be nice if Property: sorts were maintained
Replies: 8
Views: 7456

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

I'll look into keeping the old (length) sort.
Thanks for the suggestion.

Currently, Everything is forcing a requery when cancelling the find dupes.
This resets the sort to the last 'fast sort'.