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UI

Post by void » Sat Mar 13, 2021 2:13 am

Everything 1.5 adds UI features and enhancements.

A dark theme for Everything:



The UI is still in development.
New UI features:
Dark theme
UI scale
Full row select
Show row mouseover
Right click drag drop onto path column
Context menu parent folder
Hide the menu bar
Move window from clicking anywhere
Folder sidebar
Filter sidebar
Bookmark sidebar
Advanced search sidebar
Size standard
Set file time
Localization
Installer



Dark theme

To set Everything to use the dark theme:
  • In Everything, from the View menu, under the Theme Submenu, click Dark.
See Dark Mode to customize.



UI scale

Adjust the scale of all Everything windows and controls:


To set the UI scale:
  • In Everything, from the View menu, click Options.
  • Click the UI tab on the left.
  • Move the scale slider or manually type in the scale percent.
  • Click OK.
    Everything will restart to apply the new scale.


Full row select

Everything 1.5 enables full row select by default, to disable full row select:
  • In Everything, from the Tools menu, click Options.
  • Click the Results tab on the left.
  • Uncheck Full row select.
  • Click OK.


Show row mouseover

Everything 1.5 enables show row mouseover by default, to disable row mouseover:
  • In Everything, from the Tools menu, click Options.
  • Click the View tab on the left.
  • Uncheck Show row mouseover.
  • Click OK.


Right click drag drop onto path column

Right-click drag-drop a file onto the path column:




Context menu parent folder

Access the parent folder through the right click context menu:




Hide the menu bar

Hide the menu bar and access menu items by right-clicking the window caption:




Move window from clicking anywhere

Drag the Everything window by clicking on any blank part of a toolbar (not just the window caption).
To disable moving the window when clicking the toolbar:
  • In Everything, type in the following search and press ENTER:
    /toolbar_move_window=0
    If successful, you should see toolbar_move_window=0 in the status bar for a few seconds.


Folder sidebar

A folder view on the side:

The folder sidebar is in development.
To show the folder sidebar:
  • In Everything, from the View menu, click Folders



Filter sidebar
The filter sidebar is in development.



Bookmark sidebar
The bookmark sidebar is in development.



Advanced search sidebar
The advanced search sidebar is in development.


Size standard

Set the size standard to one of the following: JEDEC, IEC or SI.


To set the size standard:
  • In Everything, from the Tools menu, click Options.
  • Click the View tab on the left.
  • Change Size standard to JEDEC, IEC or SI.
    JEDEC: 1 KB == 1024 bytes (default).
    IEC: 1 KiB == 1024 bytes.
    SI: 1 kB == 1000 bytes.
  • Click OK.
A new size format: MB is also available.



Set file time

Set the date created, date modified and date accessed timestamps for files and folders:


To set the file time for the selected files:
  • In Everything, from the Edit menu, under the Advanced menu, click Set File Time....
  • Set the date created, date modified and date accessed timestamps.
  • Click OK.


Localization
Localization for Everything 1.5 is in development.
Currently, only English (US) is supported.
You can install the Everything 1.4 language pack. However, new strings will appear in English.



Installer

The new Everything installer now supports Mandatory ASLR

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