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by Stamimail
Thu Jun 23, 2022 12:33 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Export list seperator
Replies: 14
Views: 2797

Re: Export list seperator

I did not fully understand the problem in the Hungarian language, because even if there is a comma in the middle of strings (folder names and files), the string is surrounded by quotation marks. Software that deals with csv files (should) knows how to read the csv file. The problem may be with the s...
by Stamimail
Sun Jun 19, 2022 5:51 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Can "Set Favorite..." replace "Set Run Count..."?
Replies: 2
Views: 182

Can "Set Favorite..." replace "Set Run Count..."?

void wrote:
Thu Jun 16, 2022 12:45 pm
I will consider an option to rank/prioritize folders.
If this feature will be implemented...
Can/Should "Set Favorite..." replace "Set Run Count..."?
In what scenario will the user still need "Set Run Count ..."?
by Stamimail
Sun Jun 19, 2022 10:53 am
Forum: General
Topic: Prioritize Folders
Replies: 7
Views: 362

Re: Prioritize Folders

Another suggestion is, to use separate columns for each: RunCount and Favorites.
But use the same database "Run History-1.5a.csv" with 4 columns:
Filename,Run Count,Favorites,Last Run Date
by Stamimail
Sat Jun 18, 2022 9:29 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Prioritize Folders
Replies: 7
Views: 362

Re: Prioritize Folders

IDEA: Floating-point in "Set Run Count..." for combining RunCount and Favorites Using float-point in RunCount (Run History.csv) can let us use both RunCount and Favorites in one column. For Example: 123.4 or 4.123 RunCount = 123 Favorite = 4 Favorite > RunCount (Normally) RunCount > Favorite ( You ...
by Stamimail
Sat Jun 18, 2022 9:07 pm
Forum: Bug report
Topic: Run Count
Replies: 2
Views: 233

Re: Run Count

I will consider an option to not update the date run when setting the run count. For now, Everything will update the date run when setting the run count. Think for example, if someone wants to go through all the run events that were last week. This run event will be missed. 4. After pressing Enter ...
by Stamimail
Sat Jun 18, 2022 9:06 pm
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Run Count (and Favorites) at the top of the Result List
Replies: 1
Views: 148

Run Count (and Favorites) at the top of the Result List

Adding a command to View(menu) -> Sort By -> something like: View(menu) -> Sort By -> Run Count (and Favorites) at top This command will make Advanced Sort behind the scenes. The result list will be sorted first by Run Count(Descending), and then by the user sorting (Name for example). What is impor...
by Stamimail
Fri Jun 17, 2022 2:03 pm
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Suggestion: New design for "Parent Folders >" in ContextMenu
Replies: 10
Views: 1414

Re: Suggestion: New design for "Parent Folders >" in ContextMenu

I want to display the parent name without having to go into the "parent folder" menu. I don't. I think that "Parent Folders >" is pretty. Another point, a user can name his folders in a misleading way, for example: "Open Windows" "Go Program Files" etc. I still want to add full context menu support...
by Stamimail
Thu Jun 16, 2022 11:15 pm
Forum: Bug report
Topic: Run Count
Replies: 2
Views: 233

Run Count

1. "Set Run Count..." causes changes in the column "Date Run". I'm not sure the user wants to change the run date history when setting the Run Count. 2. Search History and Run History are in the same tab (History) in Options. I think it is expected to find Run History in under History menu (instead ...
by Stamimail
Thu Jun 16, 2022 10:48 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Prioritize Folders
Replies: 7
Views: 362

Re: Prioritize Folders

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by Stamimail
Thu Jun 16, 2022 9:51 pm
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Suggestion: New design for "Parent Folders >" in ContextMenu
Replies: 10
Views: 1414

Re: Suggestion: New design for "Parent Folders >" in ContextMenu

v1315a. I'm still not so happy with the current design. I suggest: 1. Please bring back the "Parent Folders >" entry. 2. Move "Search in Everything" to under "Copy Full Path to Clipboard". For a folder in the results list you can't do "Search in Everything", but you can for one of its parent folders...
by Stamimail
Wed Jun 15, 2022 9:36 pm
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Search in places outside the index - Search on Exclude list
Replies: 2
Views: 199

Search in places outside the index - Search on Exclude list

Sometimes you search for something and you find 0 results. The suggestion is to make a link next to "0 objects" that says: 0 objects⠀⠀ Try to search outside the index ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Clicking on the link, will open a new window of Everything and a dialog-box showing tree/list of Exclud...
by Stamimail
Wed Jun 15, 2022 7:47 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Prioritize Folders
Replies: 7
Views: 362

Re: Prioritize Folders

Try: For each favorite folder, select all its files and set their RunCount (File -> Set Run Count...), for example: favorite folder #1: 400 favorite folder #2: 300 favorite folder #3: 200 favorite folder #4: 100 Then, sort by RunCount (in v1.5 you can also use View -> Sort By -> Advanced Sort...) It...
by Stamimail
Wed Jun 01, 2022 8:39 am
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Sophisticated Search Bar - Syntax Generator
Replies: 2
Views: 327

Re: Sophisticated Search Bar - Syntax Generator

The Sophisticated Search Bar will try to simplify the "Advanced Search..." I would say that the Sophisticated Search Bar should replace the "Advanced Search..." (that under Search menu) It doesn't have to be a bar. It can be any UI that simplifies the search and make things more intuitives, that is...
by Stamimail
Tue May 31, 2022 9:45 pm
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Sophisticated Search Bar - Syntax Generator
Replies: 2
Views: 327

Sophisticated Search Bar - Syntax Generator

Currently, the search bar in Everything is like a text box, which can contain only plain text. No colors. No DropdownLists. No LineBreaks. No buttons. No ComboBox etc. The idea is to make a Sophisticated Search Bar which let the user to use some advanced controls, and will also serve as a Syntax Gen...
by Stamimail
Sun May 29, 2022 10:43 am
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Everything File List Editor/Creator
Replies: 1
Views: 278

Everything File List Editor/Creator

1. I suggest to have the ability of auto-positioning side by side with ResultList for concienet drag&drop (like Preview pane or using Tile command of Windows Task Manager) 2. When drag&drop of a folder, we have to allow the user to decide if he wants in Filelist only the folder without its descendan...
by Stamimail
Thu May 26, 2022 12:46 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: How to open EXE location within from Everything SearchBar?
Replies: 11
Views: 6773

Re: How to open EXE location within from Everything SearchBar?

I would like to keep the Everything Search Commands help basic. I would prefer the full list (with a search in header). But if you want to make it basic (a short list of basic commands), put in about: dialog a link/url where the user can find the full list. 3. maybe better example: "about:config " ...
by Stamimail
Thu May 26, 2022 11:26 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Folders Sidebar / Treeview
Replies: 49
Views: 7507

Re: Folders Sidebar / Treeview

Everything 1.5.0.1315a adds numpad / to collapse all. I can't use it in my laptop. :( Those commands are not available via context menu, and I didn't find those 3 commands also in Keyboard (tab). Toggle/ExpandAll/CollapseAll Enter will now toggle expand/collapse. I suggest SpaceBar for that, and 3....
by Stamimail
Thu May 26, 2022 10:49 am
Forum: Bug report
Topic: Size Column to Fit - it does not work as expected - as in Windows
Replies: 9
Views: 987

Re: Size Column to Fit - it does not work as expected - as in Windows

Tested. I think it works ok. Everything will not automatically change your column widths. I'm not sure it's a bad idea to add such a feature. It's need experience if it useful in some cases. Toggle auto-size-column-fitting You drag with the mouse the slider button of the vertical scrolling, and the ...
by Stamimail
Thu May 26, 2022 10:17 am
Forum: Support
Topic: How to open EXE location within from Everything SearchBar?
Replies: 11
Views: 6773

Re: How to open EXE location within from Everything SearchBar?

I will consider an about:ini alias for about:config I think I understand you. about:ini can also be alias for about:ini-location in similar way to about:exe about:exe-location 1. I think it's okay to do about:ini like about:ini-location, it does not matter so much, the user will get what he wants. ...
by Stamimail
Wed May 25, 2022 8:06 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: How to open EXE location within from Everything SearchBar?
Replies: 11
Views: 6773

Re: How to open EXE location within from Everything SearchBar?

More 2 commands I tried intuitively to get the about dialog: about:? about:help Consider also to add it to tray icon menu. 2 commands I want to add to tray icon context menu are: about:config (btw about:ini doesn't work) about:exe Is there a chance that users will have ability to add commands to tra...
by Stamimail
Wed May 25, 2022 4:06 pm
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Omit Results
Replies: 55
Views: 7906

Re: Omit Results

To me, the "File List Editor" and "Organize Result Omissions" serve different purposes. One is for a list of files, the other for a list of filters. This is where my mistake lies. While you designed the dialog-box as filters oriented, I treated the dialog-box as a filelist oriented. I still think t...
by Stamimail
Fri May 20, 2022 10:53 am
Forum: Support
Topic: add-layout:<list>
Replies: 15
Views: 2820

Re: add-layout:<list>

Search Commands I think you buried this tip deeply. Please search in "Search Commands" for this line: Use TAB from the search box to auto complete the ini-setting-name. TAB for auto complete is standard for a console. Search commands are essentially console commands. In addition to the first charac...
by Stamimail
Fri May 20, 2022 10:29 am
Forum: Bug report
Topic: Drag a file from Everything to a taskbar button
Replies: 13
Views: 3132

Re: Drag a file from Everything to a taskbar button

Sorry if I misunderstood. Are you referring to "Pin to Everything"? "Pin to Notepad" (" I was trying to pin a txt file to the Jump List of Notepad. ") Please try to drag a txt file from within Everything (from ResultList) to Notepad taskbar button (to Notepad button that pinned and resides in taskb...
by Stamimail
Thu May 19, 2022 8:51 am
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: checking Duplicates when indexing
Replies: 2
Views: 805

Re: checking Duplicates when indexing

I found that the "Index Type" property can help us to understand where the duplications come from.
by Stamimail
Thu May 19, 2022 8:25 am
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: checking Duplicates when indexing
Replies: 2
Views: 805

checking Duplicates when indexing

I do not know if "Duplicates in Resuls List" is still a common question or not.
If so, I suggest doing a test before and after indexing.
And if there are duplicates in the list of results, inform the user about it, and offer him what to do.
by Stamimail
Thu May 19, 2022 8:05 am
Forum: Bug report
Topic: Drag a file from Everything to a taskbar button
Replies: 13
Views: 3132

Re: Drag a file from Everything to a taskbar button

The point is, right now it's complicated for the simple user to set up what exactly he wants.
by Stamimail
Wed May 18, 2022 10:48 pm
Forum: Bug report
Topic: Drag a file from Everything to a taskbar button
Replies: 13
Views: 3132

Re: Drag a file from Everything to a taskbar button

[NTFS] Settings for Local Disk (C:) Include only = C:\folder\ [Exclude] Exclude folders > Add Filter = c:\folder\*\ Include only files = c:\folder\my file.txt Do you get only 1 file in index (1 object)? I get the file and its parent (2 objects) Still it looks too complicated. It did not work for me...
by Stamimail
Wed May 18, 2022 1:59 pm
Forum: Bug report
Topic: Drag a file from Everything to a taskbar button
Replies: 13
Views: 3132

Re: Drag a file from Everything to a taskbar button

For "Pin to application", "Pin to program", "Pin to taskbar button" or "Pin to Everything" to function correctly, there must be a shortcut in the start menu. Please make sure you have a shortcut to Everything.exe in your Start menu: In Everything , from the Tools menu, click Options . Click the Gen...
by Stamimail
Wed May 18, 2022 12:47 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: add-layout:<list>
Replies: 15
Views: 2820

Re: add-layout:<list>

void wrote:
Wed May 18, 2022 12:09 pm
TAB currently auto completes ini settings, eg:
/f<TAB><TAB>
In terms of the help aspect, how do you inform the user about such a feature? Tooltip when using for the first time? or count on that he will find it in the help books or web?
by Stamimail
Wed May 18, 2022 8:22 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Folders Sidebar / Treeview
Replies: 49
Views: 7507

Re: Folders Sidebar / Treeview

Currently, the folder sidebar in Everything is less about navigation and more about filtering. This might change with the addition of an address bar. I will remind you that there is such a project, if it can help you: QTAddressBar - Navigation by hovering http://cybernetnews.com/wp-content/uploads/...
by Stamimail
Tue May 17, 2022 5:30 pm
Forum: Bug report
Topic: Drag a file from Everything to a taskbar button
Replies: 13
Views: 3132

Re: Drag a file from Everything to a taskbar button

NotNull wrote:
Tue May 17, 2022 5:14 pm
Drag with RMB instead.
Windows 7
RightMouseButton doesn't let to pin.
Dragging from both Windows and Everything I get only:
Open with
Cancel

Anyway, my report is that it should work like in Windows also for LMB.
by Stamimail
Tue May 17, 2022 12:29 pm
Forum: Bug report
Topic: Drag a file from Everything to a taskbar button
Replies: 13
Views: 3132

Drag a file from Everything to a taskbar button

I was trying to pin a txt file to the Jump List of Notepad. In Windows Explorer you can drag a file towards a taskbar button, and with pressing Shift while hovering the taskbar button it will let you pin to its Jump List. I couldn't do that in Everything. btw, I was trying to test it on alpha, and a...
by Stamimail
Tue May 17, 2022 8:26 am
Forum: Support
Topic: add-layout:<list>
Replies: 15
Views: 2820

Re: add-layout:<list>

While testing, I can say that the second way (/preview=!) is easier to edit to get things back to normal than the first way (/toggle-preview). I'll add the following search commands: /toggle-alternate-row-color /enable-alternate-row-color /disable-alternate-row-color Question - Why didn't you choos...
by Stamimail
Tue May 17, 2022 8:12 am
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Discussion | An interface that supports the use of multiple filters simultaneously
Replies: 18
Views: 2825

Re: Discussion | An interface that supports the use of multiple filters simultaneously

Stamimail wrote:
Thu May 12, 2022 11:39 am
Pay attention that "content:this" is currently a legitimate name for filter name.
I asked about the ":" that is a valid name character. How Everything will know if ":" is a part of a name or specifies an argument?
by Stamimail
Tue May 17, 2022 5:41 am
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: "Excludes" "Omit Results / Temporary Excludes" "Filters"
Replies: 1
Views: 1064

"Excludes" "Omit Results / Temporary Excludes" "Filters"

Correct me if I'm wrong. All of these are doing the same thing, the matter is only for how long it is: "Excludes" - forever "Omit Results / Temporary Excludes" - for a period of time "Filters" - for the current search So why can't those to share the same structure of DialogBox/GUI? For example, 3 ta...
by Stamimail
Sun May 15, 2022 9:36 pm
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Folders Sidebar / Treeview
Replies: 49
Views: 7507

Re: Folders Sidebar / Treeview

I didn't read all above. Tested 1313a. My comments: 1. The name is "Navigation Pane" in Windows 2. I see * works like in Windows, it expand all. In Windows you can also collapse all, by collapse one folder and then press F5. In addition to Windows way, I suggest to simply press * again to collapse a...
by Stamimail
Sun May 15, 2022 6:28 pm
Forum: Bug report
Topic: Size Column to Fit - it does not work as expected - as in Windows
Replies: 9
Views: 987

Size Column to Fit - it does not work as expected - as in Windows

In Windows it shrinks and expands according to the text in the current view.
In Everything it does not always shrink according to the text in the current view.
by Stamimail
Sun May 15, 2022 3:04 pm
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: NTFS tab - remove "Include in database" and put checkboxes in the volumes box instead
Replies: 2
Views: 810

Re: NTFS tab - remove "Include in database" and put checkboxes in the volumes box instead

In the same way of " Move Index menu to a sidebar " idea, you can also think about moving many parts of the Indexes tab from back (Options...) to the front (main UI, as a sidebar) . You will be able to click the table header to sort by Drive or by Type: Index | Filter | Drive | Type | ... [V][ ] Rem...
by Stamimail
Sat May 14, 2022 6:02 pm
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Move Index menu to a sidebar
Replies: 9
Views: 1689

Re: Move Index menu to a sidebar

Clicking cancel currently does nothing.
That's not correct.
Cancel - shows this dialog again when restart
Do nothing - won't show this dialog when restart ("Do nothing" works like the previous "Do not index NTFS volumes")
by Stamimail
Fri May 13, 2022 2:24 pm
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Move Index menu to a sidebar
Replies: 9
Views: 1689

Re: Move Index menu to a sidebar

You have already answered yourself...
"Manual configuration" is a shortcut for the user, to go straight to the index configuration.
"Do nothing" works like the previous "Do not index NTFS volumes". (In case the user wants to check the user interface or something else...)
by Stamimail
Fri May 13, 2022 1:49 pm
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Move Index menu to a sidebar
Replies: 9
Views: 1689

Re: Move Index menu to a sidebar

I see this now in 1313a. https://i.snipboard.io/qMSLWv.jpg I think you need to add 4th option: ( ) Do nothing and change the 3rd option: from ( ) Manual configuration to ( ) Manual configuration (Tools -> Options -> Indexes) this will open the Options dialog in NTFS tab. The "(Tools -> Options -> In...
by Stamimail
Fri May 13, 2022 1:03 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Why does this asterisk fail?
Replies: 9
Views: 1219

Re: Why does this asterisk fail?

horst.epp wrote:
Fri May 13, 2022 12:32 pm
I only expect to see sd at some place in the filename followed by \
That's happen when the user type "sd\04" without the asterisk. Why the user tends to add the asterisk "sd\04*"?

@void
A mismatch to expectations with the use of an asterisk happens a lot. Consider changing the default behavior.
by Stamimail
Fri May 13, 2022 12:12 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Why does this asterisk fail?
Replies: 9
Views: 1219

Re: Why does this asterisk fail?

sd\04* Everything will look for the full path starting with sd\04 The full path does not start with sd\04, it starts with J:\For SD\sd\04 why looking for the full path? I think when a user is typing sd\04* he expect Everything to look for <BeginningOfFilename OR WhiteSpace>sd\04<zero or more charac...
by Stamimail
Thu May 12, 2022 9:32 pm
Forum: Bug report
Topic: 1313a - "Omit" is breaking "Temporarily Omit"
Replies: 1
Views: 630

1313a - "Omit" is breaking "Temporarily Omit"

I can "Omit" and then "Temporarily Omit". (I get OMIT RESULTS and TEMP OMIT in status-bar)
But I can't "Temporarily Omit" and then "Omit" (without "Omit" will break "Temporarily Omit")
why?
by Stamimail
Thu May 12, 2022 9:09 pm
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Suggestion: New design for "Parent Folders >" in ContextMenu
Replies: 10
Views: 1414

Re: Suggestion: New design for "Parent Folders >" in ContextMenu

1313a I think it's not clear enough to put foldericon+foldername, and you need to put "Parent Folders >" back. It's a good idea to list all the folders. So, in context menus: #1: Parent Folders > #2: Cursors > Windows > C:\ > #3: Open Search in Everything Cut ... ... Note: #2 won't have any commands...
by Stamimail
Thu May 12, 2022 11:39 am
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Discussion | An interface that supports the use of multiple filters simultaneously
Replies: 18
Views: 2825

Re: Discussion | An interface that supports the use of multiple filters simultaneously

Pay attention that "content:this" is currently a legitimate name for filter name.
by Stamimail
Thu May 12, 2022 11:29 am
Forum: Support
Topic: add-layout:<list>
Replies: 15
Views: 2820

Re: add-layout:<list>

lease try one or more of the following search commands: I tested some. It works. I understand that /toggle-preview as a verbal command is a better syntax for "a command line freak" than /preview=! (like /alternate_row_color=!) While testing, I can say that the second way (/preview=!) is easier to e...
by Stamimail
Thu May 12, 2022 10:47 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Omit Results
Replies: 55
Views: 7906

Re: Omit Results

3. Don't you think you can unite "File List Editor" and "Organize Result Omissions" into one? It's possible. But why force the Result Omissions List to be a File List when it can be specifically built as a result omission list? File lists are not really designed to handle filters (eg: regex/wildcar...
by Stamimail
Thu May 12, 2022 10:06 am
Forum: Support
Topic: add-layout:<list>
Replies: 15
Views: 2820

Re: add-layout:<list>

Is auto-suggestion planned for Everything 1.5? so that when you type ":" (and later when you type ";") add-layout : a list of filters will be suggested below the keyboard cursor. when you type "E" add-layout: E the user will be able to select one from the list instead of typing letter after letter. ...