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by Flourgrader
Wed Feb 09, 2022 10:01 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Deleting empty spaces at beginning of file names?
Replies: 5
Views: 834

Re: Deleting empty spaces at beginning of file names?

Thank you All, for your reply's and advice... :)
by Flourgrader
Tue Feb 08, 2022 8:20 pm
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Deleting empty spaces at beginning of file names?
Replies: 5
Views: 834

Deleting empty spaces at beginning of file names?

Hi All, I have a huge bunch of files in one single folder. They are all mp3 files. A few hundred of them have an empty space before the file name. So as an example: Abba - Money, Money, Money.mp3 There would be a space before Abba. Is there a way to List every single file that meets these criteria? ...
by Flourgrader
Mon Jan 31, 2022 1:53 pm
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: How_To_Flatten_A_Very_Large_Collection_Of_Folders_&_Sub_Folders_?
Replies: 11
Views: 2181

Re: How_To_Flatten_A_Very_Large_Collection_Of_Folders_&_Sub_Folders_?

Thank you, guys for the info.
I am making progress.
Got all my music together in one folder,
and sorted.
Just need to match the artwork to the Artist.
Easier said than done!
by Flourgrader
Sun Jan 30, 2022 6:59 pm
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: How_To_Flatten_A_Very_Large_Collection_Of_Folders_&_Sub_Folders_?
Replies: 11
Views: 2181

Re: How_To_Flatten_A_Very_Large_Collection_Of_Folders_&_Sub_Folders_?

Thanks, raccoon, I will take a look at that,
and see what I can make of that.
by Flourgrader
Sun Jan 30, 2022 1:27 pm
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: How_To_Flatten_A_Very_Large_Collection_Of_Folders_&_Sub_Folders_?
Replies: 11
Views: 2181

Re: How_To_Flatten_A_Very_Large_Collection_Of_Folders_&_Sub_Folders_?

Hi raccoon, The Music collection is shot to pieces in regards to Album Name, Artist, and artwork embedded, and so on. My aim is to extract all the files into one folder. Tidy up the file names, then run them through MusicBrainz Picard and strip all the tags and so on, and re enter the correct Tags! ...
by Flourgrader
Sun Jan 30, 2022 10:58 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: How_To_Flatten_A_Very_Large_Collection_Of_Folders_&_Sub_Folders_?
Replies: 11
Views: 2181

How_To_Flatten_A_Very_Large_Collection_Of_Folders_&_Sub_Folders_?

Hi All, I have 141 GB of music files in 27,000 files. There are 1,696 Folders. Their folders names ranging from A to Z And each folder my have many sub folders nested up to 10 deep. I am trying to flatten all the folders and sub folders so I have all the Individual files in one list. So, I can tag t...
by Flourgrader
Sun Jan 23, 2022 11:58 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Finding Folders that do not contain music files ?
Replies: 4
Views: 960

Re: Finding Folders that do not contain music files ?

Thank You, David,
your suggestion worked
perfectly, it was nice, simple and uncomplicated to execute.
raccoon & NotNull
Thank you, for your suggestions.
they where much appreciated.
by Flourgrader
Sat Jan 22, 2022 7:37 pm
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Finding Folders that do not contain music files ?
Replies: 4
Views: 960

Finding Folders that do not contain music files ?

Hi All, This question applies to Everything 1.5 1296a(x64) I am cleaning up 1000 music folders, There will be nested folders to some depth on this project. And I need to find folders that do not contain music. I want to get them in a list so I can batch file delete them. This is what I tried! It did...
by Flourgrader
Sat Jan 22, 2022 12:12 pm
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: How to Search, ignoring punctuation & Spaces?
Replies: 3
Views: 727

Re: How to Search, ignoring punctuation & Spaces?

Sorry Raccoon.
Ignore what I wrote.
It's my bad.
Like I said " I got my brain muddled.
it is sorted now.
Thanks anyway.
by Flourgrader
Sat Jan 22, 2022 11:41 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: How to Search, ignoring punctuation & Spaces?
Replies: 3
Views: 727

Re: How to Search, ignoring punctuation & Spaces?

Thanks racoon, Yes it finds your example "DeepPurple" I all ready had "Ignore Punctuation" option picked. see my screen shot. the search returns nothing if I enter these searches Deep_Purple Deep()Purple Deep-Purple could I have picked another option that has cancelled out the "Ignore Punctuation" ?...
by Flourgrader
Sat Jan 22, 2022 10:19 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: How to Search, ignoring punctuation & Spaces?
Replies: 3
Views: 727

How to Search, ignoring punctuation & Spaces?

Hi All, I have got myself into a big muddle here. And think I may have probably got the wrong filter options on or off? And now I can't see the wood for the trees! :roll: I am using Everything 1.5 ver 1296a(64) I am sorting through a very messy labelled record collection 31,000 songs. I want to igno...
by Flourgrader
Tue Jan 18, 2022 9:27 am
Forum: Support
Topic: How to find Empty Folders with conditions attached ?
Replies: 10
Views: 1635

Re: How to find Empty Folders with conditions attached ?

Thanks, for your info: raccoon.
Funnily enough I was just reading up on
childcount:0
folder:size:
I am educating myself on the syntax used in Everything 1.5. :idea:
As I am still a novice with this software. :lol:
by Flourgrader
Tue Jan 18, 2022 8:38 am
Forum: Support
Topic: How to find Empty Folders with conditions attached ?
Replies: 10
Views: 1635

Re: How to find Empty Folders with conditions attached ?

Thank you for the links,therube.
I read some of your links before posting.
I use this alongside Everything 1.5
https://www.jonasjohn.de/red.htm
it’s a nice program, I would like to see similar
option inside Everything 1.5
by Flourgrader
Mon Jan 17, 2022 1:10 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: How to find Empty Folders with conditions attached ?
Replies: 10
Views: 1635

Re: How to find Empty Folders with conditions attached ?

Thank You.
That's music to my ears,
I am a big fan of coloured Folders.
by Flourgrader
Mon Jan 17, 2022 9:33 am
Forum: Support
Topic: How to find Empty Folders with conditions attached ?
Replies: 10
Views: 1635

Re: How to find Empty Folders with conditions attached ?

Thank You NotNull & David,
for your answers, they where much appreciated.

Maybe I could make a suggest as an option to add such a function
to everything on the menu in Search in future updates to version 1.5
Plus maybe change the colour of Empty folders to Red
to signify the folders are empty?
by Flourgrader
Sun Jan 16, 2022 11:24 am
Forum: Support
Topic: How to find Empty Folders with conditions attached ?
Replies: 10
Views: 1635

How to find Empty Folders with conditions attached ?

Hi Everyone, A belated Happy New year to All. I would like to ask a question on finding Folders that are Empty, and deleting them? I have done some reading on here, but not found what I wanted. I am using "Everything 1.5.0.1295a(64)" I am cleaning up A 10TB drive. Some of the data is rubbish and som...
by Flourgrader
Mon Nov 29, 2021 8:55 am
Forum: Support
Topic: Duplicate drive appeared after Windows Update ??
Replies: 3
Views: 2308

Re: Duplicate drive appeared after Windows Update ??

Thank you NotNull & David for your assistance. I tried both of these methods which removed one O:\ But I was still left with one O:\ in the Folder Tree. It was like it was un-removable? I tried stopping the services of Everything. Signing out and back in again after making changes. Sorry to say none...
by Flourgrader
Sun Nov 28, 2021 12:10 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Duplicate drive appeared after Windows Update ??
Replies: 3
Views: 2308

Duplicate drive appeared after Windows Update ??

Hi All, I did a major update to Windows 10. And when I opened up Everything 1.5.0.1285a(64) I noticed a duplication of O:\ drive in the left-hand pane, Drive Tree. O:\drive is a Network drive. I set it up in the Index> Folders. It does show up in the Index> Network Drives. I have not made any settin...
by Flourgrader
Thu Nov 18, 2021 12:37 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Version 1.5.0.1285a (x64) knocked one of my Network Drives OFF_LINE_!
Replies: 1
Views: 4065

Version 1.5.0.1285a (x64) knocked one of my Network Drives OFF_LINE_!

Hi All, I just wanted to share this Info with you: I just update my Everything to Version 1.5.0.1285a (x64) Please Note: This version will re-Index your files! I have 2 drives Mapped to Windows network, both are Working OK. After doing the update O:\ drive Mapped to the network did not function in E...
by Flourgrader
Mon Nov 08, 2021 4:44 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Corrupt DB_&_Crash
Replies: 1
Views: 2304

Corrupt DB_&_Crash

Hi Guys, I have windows 10 on my laptop. I run Everything 1.5.0.1283a(64) I also run the same version on my Desktop PC. I try to keep the settings the same as possible on the laptop and desktop PC. I will point out, it runs Rock Solid, on my Desktop PC, it’s never crashed or locked up on me. That sa...
by Flourgrader
Mon Oct 25, 2021 8:34 am
Forum: Support
Topic: Quick way to use file permissions ?
Replies: 5
Views: 3637

Re: Quick way to use file permissions ?

Thank you, horst.epp, for your comments, Yes, I have "Display delete confirmation dialog" turned off. That is how I want to keep it. I am sorry if I did not make it clear. I simply do NOT want some files deleting from the PC! I do Not even want an option to be displayed to delete files. I want a fir...
by Flourgrader
Sun Oct 24, 2021 1:07 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Quick way to use file permissions ?
Replies: 5
Views: 3637

Re: Quick way to use file permissions ?

Hi, horst.epp, I have no problem in deleting a read only file in windows 10. Anyone can wilfully delete the file. See screenshot of Attributes set to read only. Your suggestion will just stop someone writing to the file, not deleting it. The example I listed if used will deny the user access to dele...
by Flourgrader
Sun Oct 24, 2021 12:02 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Quick way to use file permissions ?
Replies: 5
Views: 3637

Quick way to use file permissions ?

Hi Guys, I have a set of files I do NOT want deleting. (I want to write protect them) I have been playing around with file permissions inside Windows 10. I find them very long winded to set up. Is there a quicker easier way of doing this inside Everything Version 1.5.0.1281a (x64) ? Batch handling o...
by Flourgrader
Wed Sep 08, 2021 3:39 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Locating files in real time as they are created ?
Replies: 5
Views: 6769

Re: Locating files in real time as they are created ?

Thank You,harryray2,
for that useful tip,
I will make a note of it.
by Flourgrader
Wed Sep 08, 2021 1:54 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Locating files in real time as they are created ?
Replies: 5
Views: 6769

Re: Locating files in real time as they are created ?

To answer your question horst.epp,
I did not post twice intentionally.
Must have been an accident, double mouse clicks
Or some other abnormally…

Thank You, Mizufluffy,
the screenshot was very helpful,
They say a picture paints a thousand words.
by Flourgrader
Thu Aug 26, 2021 11:18 am
Forum: General
Topic: Tool>Options>Network Drives & Network Index?
Replies: 9
Views: 7063

Re: Tool>Options>Network Drives & Network Index?

Thank you David,
that was an excellent explanation.
by Flourgrader
Thu Aug 26, 2021 10:49 am
Forum: General
Topic: Tool>Options>Network Drives & Network Index?
Replies: 9
Views: 7063

Tool>Options>Network Drives & Network Index?

Hi, I am running Everything Version 1.5.0.1272a (x64) in Windows 10. I have several network drives that I have set up to be monitored and indexed. I used the Tools>Options>Folders>Add \\Network Everything works just great. So, I wondered why there was an option in the Tool>Options>Network Drives & N...
by Flourgrader
Mon Aug 23, 2021 12:05 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Locating files in real time as they are created ?
Replies: 5
Views: 6769

Locating files in real time as they are created ?

Hi Guys, I am running Everything Version 1.5.0.1272a (x64) In windows 10. All of my Hard drives C: to F: are indexed If I create a new file and store it on any of these drives Everything can locate it. Is it possible to get Everything to start listing files as they are changed or created in real tim...
by Flourgrader
Fri Aug 06, 2021 6:44 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Search_content_Return_both_file_name_and_content?
Replies: 3
Views: 3772

Re: Search_content_Return_both_file_name_and_content?

Thanks, for the example and explanations, Mizufluffy.
I will take a look at them.
by Flourgrader
Fri Aug 06, 2021 11:34 am
Forum: Support
Topic: Search_content_Return_both_file_name_and_content?
Replies: 3
Views: 3772

Search_content_Return_both_file_name_and_content?

Hi Guys, I am using Everything Version 1.5.0.1271a (x64) I use the command content:<search here> How can I get the command to return both the file name and the content that contain the word “Manchester” Sometimes I write a file and call it “Manchester.txt” but the content of the file does not contai...
by Flourgrader
Tue Jul 27, 2021 7:17 am
Forum: General
Topic: How to Fix Router external storage volume name changes?
Replies: 2
Views: 5823

Re: How to Fix Router external storage volume name changes?

I was thinking of something on the same lines.
But i did not know how to express it.
Thank you for the idea and the code therube.
by Flourgrader
Sun Jul 25, 2021 12:06 pm
Forum: General
Topic: How to Fix Router external storage volume name changes?
Replies: 2
Views: 5823

How to Fix Router external storage volume name changes?

Hi all, I am running windows 10, version 21H1 (OS Build 19043.1110). Everything Version 1.5.0.1269a (x64). I have a Router TP-Link AC2800 (also known as the Archer VR2800). There is a known problem with this router! It is a Firmware problem! When you connect multiple external hard drives to the shar...
by Flourgrader
Sat Jul 24, 2021 12:31 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Indexing External Hard Drives?
Replies: 2
Views: 5294

Re: Indexing External Hard Drives?

Thank You, horst.epp
I will go and download that, and give it a try.
Cheers!
by Flourgrader
Sat Jul 24, 2021 7:48 am
Forum: General
Topic: Indexing External Hard Drives?
Replies: 2
Views: 5294

Indexing External Hard Drives?

Hi all, I am running: Windows 10: Everything Version 1.5.0.1269a (x64) I have 4 external USB3 Hard Drives. Volume D: is all Video Volume E: is all Music Volume F: is all Documents Volume G: is all Pictures. If I was to index all 4 drives then switch my PC off at the end of the day and then the follo...
by Flourgrader
Mon Jul 12, 2021 10:03 am
Forum: General
Topic: Search_Inside_files_for_words_or_phrases ?_Part_2
Replies: 3
Views: 5045

Re: Search_Inside_files_for_words_or_phrases ?_Part_2

I preferer your last suggestion.
this is very quick, when using copy and past,
into the Search Bar.
when doing multiple searches.
Example:
content:<Looking for multiple file types: *.jpg OR *. bmp>
Thanks again. :D
by Flourgrader
Mon Jul 12, 2021 9:45 am
Forum: General
Topic: Search_Inside_files_for_words_or_phrases ?_Part_2
Replies: 3
Views: 5045

Re: Search_Inside_files_for_words_or_phrases ?_Part_2

Thank you, David.
Your suggestion works just fine.
content:"If you would like to see the volume"
I should have thought about putting the phrase in double quotes marks.
My Bad!
Blinkered by the fact of looking for something more complicate to do! :D
Cheers.
by Flourgrader
Mon Jul 12, 2021 9:08 am
Forum: General
Topic: Search_Inside_files_for_words_or_phrases ?_Part_2
Replies: 3
Views: 5045

Search_Inside_files_for_words_or_phrases ?_Part_2

Hi, I was not sure weather to start a new thread under a different category For this post, but decided to keep it with my last question to keep continuity. I am having a bit of a problem with the search inside files for specific Words or phrases. The search works OK for a single word, But for a phra...
by Flourgrader
Sun Jul 11, 2021 5:44 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Search_Inside_files_for_words_or_phrases ?
Replies: 2
Views: 4624

Re: Search_Inside_files_for_words_or_phrases ?

Yes using x64 version.
I will give your suggestion a try.
Thank you very much horst.epp
for your assistance, very much appreciated...
by Flourgrader
Sun Jul 11, 2021 3:14 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Search_Inside_files_for_words_or_phrases ?
Replies: 2
Views: 4624

Search_Inside_files_for_words_or_phrases ?

Hi, I am using Everything Alpha 1.5. I am sure this question must have been asked many times on the forum. But I did not find it on the forum Search. So, apologies if I missed it! I have zillions of *.txt *.doc *.rtf *.xlsm, and so on. I would like to be able to search Inside the content of the file...
by Flourgrader
Sun Jul 11, 2021 10:56 am
Forum: General
Topic: Return the container folder name of the files I search for ??
Replies: 2
Views: 4688

Re: Return the container folder name of the files I search for ??

Thank you,David.
What a simple solution.
It works absolutely perfectly !
Cheers.. :)
by Flourgrader
Sun Jul 11, 2021 9:39 am
Forum: General
Topic: Return the container folder name of the files I search for ??
Replies: 2
Views: 4688

Return the container folder name of the files I search for ??

Hi all, I am running Everything 1.5 Alpha version! I will explain why I want to do this first, then you will have a better understanding in what I want to achieve, then I will pose my question. I have 1,700 folders with each folder holding a video (film) in various formats. I am only interested in t...
by Flourgrader
Fri Jun 25, 2021 10:28 am
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Colour_Folders_Icons_On_Network_Drives/NAS ?
Replies: 0
Views: 14264

Colour_Folders_Icons_On_Network_Drives/NAS ?

Hi, This is a suggestion, to add an option to Everything, Version 1.5.0.1265a (x64). I know it probably doesn’t come at the top of the list even if it got on to it. This post is aimed at Windows 10 version 21H1 or previous version. I am a fan of coloured folders & Customized icons. I believe you can...
by Flourgrader
Fri Jun 25, 2021 8:49 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Renaming Network Drives ?
Replies: 2
Views: 3247

Re: Renaming Network Drives ?

Thank you very much for your suggestion.
I will give it a go.
by Flourgrader
Fri Jun 25, 2021 8:30 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Renaming Network Drives ?
Replies: 2
Views: 3247

Renaming Network Drives ?

Hi, I am running Everything Version 1.5.0.1265a (x64) On a Windows 10 PC. I have None Mapped Network Drives Added to the Tool>Options>Folders. Eg: \\192.168.1.39 After clicking on Menu>View>Folders(TODO) My Local drives appear in the left-hand column under the heading of Everything. My Network drive...
by Flourgrader
Sun Jun 20, 2021 9:41 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Problems in connecting to Network Drives?
Replies: 2
Views: 4018

Re: Problems in connecting to Network Drives?

Hi, I came back to answer my own question. :D For anyone who has read my post, this is how to do it Menu>Tools>Options>Folders>Add Custom Enter into the dialogue Box the Path: Your Network Address IP addresses \\192.168.1.125\Shared_Folder Shared Folder is whatever folder you’re sharing on the remot...
by Flourgrader
Sat Jun 19, 2021 4:41 pm
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Problems in connecting to Network Drives?
Replies: 2
Views: 4018

Problems in connecting to Network Drives?

Hi, I am running Everything Version 1.5.0.1263a (x64) On a Windows 10 version 21H1 PC . I have 2 network drives Mapped to my PC and Everything can see them. No problems at all. I have other network drives that are NOT mapped to my PC. I view these drives through windows Network settings. Which works...
by Flourgrader
Thu Jun 17, 2021 1:38 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Tools>Options__And how their settings work ?
Replies: 2
Views: 5780

Re: Tools>Options__And how their settings work ?

Thank you very much for an excellent
and most informative answer.
by Flourgrader
Thu Jun 17, 2021 12:12 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Tools>Options__And how their settings work ?
Replies: 2
Views: 5780

Tools>Options__And how their settings work ?

Hi, I am running Version 1.5.0.1263a (x64) I was wanting to know if there is a way to Get Everything to read the drives labels as well. EG: C: WIN10_20H2 D:Games Please see photo for clarification Or is this on the customize TODO list? 1. What do the functions of the settings in the Tool> Options>Re...