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by void
Fri Jul 01, 2022 11:09 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Are there wildcards that will return numbers only
Replies: 1
Views: 5

Re: Are there wildcards that will return numbers only

Wildcards, no.

Regex, yes.

To match numbers only, please try the regex: modifier with \d to match a digit (0-9).

For example:

regex:s\d\de\d\d

The following also works, which is a little easier to read:

regex:s[0-9][0-9]e[0-9][0-9]
by void
Fri Jul 01, 2022 10:19 am
Forum: General
Topic: Last Search Date format in Search History.csv
Replies: 1
Views: 52

Re: Last Search Date format in Search History.csv

Everything stores dates as FILETIMEs. To convert a FILETIME to a date in excel, use the following formula: =((C2-116444736000000000)/864000000000)+DATE(1970,1,1) where C2 is the cell to convert from a FILETIME to date. https://stackoverflow.com/questions/42135186/how-to-convert-a-filetime-to-an-exce...
by void
Fri Jul 01, 2022 3:01 am
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Ignore broken files
Replies: 2
Views: 69

Re: Ignore broken files

When is the dialog shown? eg: on startup without doing anything? when you open the search window when you open a folder or file? I wonder if this is caused by a icon shell extension.. Please try disabling icon shell extensions: Copy as paste the following into the Everything search box: /icon_shell_...
by void
Fri Jul 01, 2022 2:18 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Everything starts playing mp3 files by itself
Replies: 7
Views: 112

Re: [Bug] Everything starts playing mp3 files by itself

The default setting for winmm is 0.

spooky might have accidentally run /winmm=1 from the search box?
by void
Fri Jul 01, 2022 2:15 am
Forum: Off-topic discussion
Topic: file managers with best support for alternate data streams?
Replies: 6
Views: 143

Re: file managers with best support for alternate data streams?

Would just indexing the names be OK?

eg:

filename:streamname

I'll look into an option to do this.
by void
Thu Jun 30, 2022 12:38 pm
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Statusbar for Rescan progress status
Replies: 15
Views: 28659

Re: Statusbar for Rescan progress status

Thank you for your feedback Fred0815, The next alpha update will show the full path being scanned in the tooltip. The path can be really long so its best not to fill the status bar all the time. The initial index scan should only occur once. There is an option to do a background scan to allow you to...
by void
Thu Jun 30, 2022 1:15 am
Forum: Support
Topic: Hitting del key on a file removes the file and focuses on fearch field
Replies: 6
Views: 93

Re: Hitting del key on a file removes the file and focuses on fearch field

Please try disabling "Focus search on activate": In Everything , from the Tools menu, click Options . Click the UI tab on the left. Uncheck Focus search on activate . Click OK . Unfortunately, when "Focus search on activate" is enabled and the "are you sure you want to delete" dialog is shown and cl...
by void
Wed Jun 29, 2022 10:46 am
Forum: Support
Topic: exclude filetype with filter
Replies: 4
Views: 71

Re: exclude filetype with filter

To create a filter to exclude torrent files: In Everything , from the Search menu, click Add to filters... . Change the Name to: No torrents Change the Search to: !*.torrent Click OK . Filters can be activated from the Search menu, Filter bar (View -> Filters), right clicking the status bar, filter ...
by void
Wed Jun 29, 2022 9:39 am
Forum: Support
Topic: Keep new drive name?
Replies: 2
Views: 60

Re: Keep new drive name?

Thanks for the bug report Biff,

I have put this on my things to fix list.


Please try reindexing your N: drive when connect to force Everything to update the cached label:

In Everything, type in the following search and press ENTER:
/reindex n:
by void
Wed Jun 29, 2022 8:29 am
Forum: Support
Topic: exclude filetype with filter
Replies: 4
Views: 71

Re: exclude filetype with filter

To exclude torrent files from your index: In Everything , from the Tools menu, click Options . Click the Exclude tab on the left. Set Exclude files to: *.torrent -use ; to separate items, for example: *.torrent;*.lnk Click OK . Excluding items from your Everything index . How to fix your Everything ...
by void
Wed Jun 29, 2022 8:18 am
Forum: Bug report
Topic: On update to the new version, won't search for any files
Replies: 1
Views: 79

Re: On update to the new version, won't search for any files

I am sorry to hear Everything is not finding your files. Please make sure no search options are checked under the Search menu (eg: uncheck match case, uncheck match whole words, uncheck regex) Please make sure the Everything filter is active under the Search menu. Please make sure these files are no...
by void
Wed Jun 29, 2022 2:41 am
Forum: Support
Topic: Can't add Box folder to Folders
Replies: 3
Views: 79

Re: Can't add Box folder to Folders

Sorry I misread your post and tried to quickly edit my initial reply..

Have you renamed your Everything executable?
by void
Wed Jun 29, 2022 1:33 am
Forum: Support
Topic: Can't add Box folder to Folders
Replies: 3
Views: 79

Re: Can't add Box folder to Folders

Have you renamed your Everything executable? Please make sure Everything is running as a standard user. In Everything , from the Tools menu, click Options . Click the General tab on the left. Check Store settings and data in %APPDATA%\Everything . Uncheck Run as administrator . Check Everything Serv...
by void
Tue Jun 28, 2022 11:27 pm
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: use Everything Property or Windows Property System property?
Replies: 1
Views: 93

Re: use Everything Property or Windows Property System property?

The Everything Camera Model property and the Windows Property System Camera Model property are exactly the same. The Everything Camera Model property actually uses the Windows Property System Camera Model property. To search your Windows index from Everything, please try the system-index: search fun...
by void
Tue Jun 28, 2022 6:41 am
Forum: Support
Topic: es.exe syntax problems
Replies: 8
Views: 216

Re: No grouping in es.exe?

Please escape <, > and | with ^< ^> and ^| "c:\es.exe" .iso ^<^<k:^|o:^|q:^|t:^|w:^>\dvd\^> ^| ^<i:\comedy dvd\^> -export-txt "d:\downloads\zDVDs.txt" Without the ^ escape, < and > will redirect input/output and | will pipe output to another program. -s is an Everything GUI command line option and i...
by void
Tue Jun 28, 2022 6:12 am
Forum: Off-topic discussion
Topic: Writing a regex..
Replies: 4
Views: 176

Re: Writing a regex..

For wildcards to regex, please try:
replacing * with .*
and replacing . with \.

https://voe.*\..*/.*

Looks like they support group captures too, so maybe something like:

https://voe.*\..*/(.*)

and then use \1 (or maybe they use $1?) in "Redirect to" to recall the text matched inside ()
by void
Sun Jun 26, 2022 10:53 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Mess in Everything downloads and versions
Replies: 6
Views: 212

Re: Mess in Everything downloads and versions

Thanks raccoon,

I have cleaned up the announcement post.
The 1.5 announcement post has always linked to the latest 1.5 alpha.


Once Everything 1.5 becomes beta I will create a link on the main downloads page.
by void
Sun Jun 26, 2022 10:10 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Status bar visible when 'Hide menu bar' is enabled
Replies: 3
Views: 124

Re: Status bar visible when 'Hide menu bar' is enabled

Thank you for the bug report brianbriggs,

What version of Everything are you using?
I am going to assume you are using Everything 1.5.

Could you please send your %APPDATA%\Everything\Everything-1.5a.ini to support@voidtools.com
by void
Sun Jun 26, 2022 12:46 am
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Filesize of selected items
Replies: 1
Views: 141

Re: Filesize of selected items

To show the total file size in the status bar: In Everything , from the Tools menu, click Options . Click the View tab on the left. Check Show size in status bar . Click OK . There is a minor performance lost when enabling. If there is an active selection, the total selected file size is shown. Othe...
by void
Fri Jun 24, 2022 11:37 pm
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Omit Results
Replies: 55
Views: 7849

Re: Omit Results

Thank you for your feedback Coldblackice, Good to know, thank you. Do you mind clarifying the difference between the two settings? Or rather, I get what the first setting does, but I'm not following what the latter setting is meant to do. home_omit_results only has two states: 0 = (Use last value sp...
by void
Fri Jun 24, 2022 8:56 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: 1.5 alpha development
Replies: 7
Views: 424

Re: 1.5 alpha development

I'm not sure what you mean.

If there's any bug fixes for Everything 1.4 I will also fix the issue in 1.5.
by void
Fri Jun 24, 2022 8:51 am
Forum: General
Topic: how to add everything as a search engine in firefox?
Replies: 12
Views: 23708

Re: how to add everything as a search engine in firefox?

To disable ES links: In Everything , from the Tools menu, click Options . Click the General tab on the left. Uncheck URL protocol . Click OK . -or- To always open ES urls with Everything: In Firefox , Check Always allow https://www.voidtools.com to open es links. Click Open Link .
by void
Fri Jun 24, 2022 6:32 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: How to set "\[search]" to only search on/within folders?
Replies: 2
Views: 152

Re: How to set "\[search]" to only search on/within folders?

Please try disabling regex from the Search menu.

If you want to use regex, use \\ for a single literal \, for example:
regex:\\house
by void
Fri Jun 24, 2022 2:27 am
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Creating a list folder for the searched list
Replies: 1
Views: 154

Re: Creating a list folder for the searched list

Currently, no.

I will consider an option to browse Everything results from Windows Explorer.
Thank you for the suggestion.
by void
Fri Jun 24, 2022 12:07 am
Forum: Support
Topic: Empty search bar has Everything showing every file on my hard drive
Replies: 4
Views: 416

Re: Empty search bar has Everything showing every file on my hard drive

Showing all results when the search is empty doesn't consume any noticeable RAM/CPU.

It can be useful to sort by Date Modified to find recently changes files.
by void
Fri Jun 24, 2022 12:04 am
Forum: Support
Topic: Export list seperator
Replies: 14
Views: 2782

Re: Export list seperator

Excel defaults to TAB separated CSV files. In Excel, use the Data to columns feature or manually import the CSV file and check comma separator. Everything will always keep , as the default separator character. However, I will look into adding an option to customize the delimiter character. EFU files...
by void
Thu Jun 23, 2022 9:57 am
Forum: General
Topic: Auto play media files
Replies: 15
Views: 1426

Re: Auto play media files

I have put on my TODO list to add an option to specify the window position for videos played with winmm/mciSendString.
by void
Thu Jun 23, 2022 9:19 am
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: search box text drag drop from web page
Replies: 2
Views: 154

Re: search box text drag drop from web page

I have put on my TODO list to add support for drag-dropping text from Chrome/Firefox.

Thank you for your suggestion.
by void
Thu Jun 23, 2022 8:59 am
Forum: Support
Topic: Export list seperator
Replies: 14
Views: 2782

Re: Export list seperator

It's worrying that Excel doesn't open CSV files separated with a , for some localizations.
by void
Thu Jun 23, 2022 8:57 am
Forum: Support
Topic: Export list seperator
Replies: 14
Views: 2782

Re: Export list seperator

I'll make it an option and default to ,
by void
Thu Jun 23, 2022 8:21 am
Forum: General
Topic: mounted search problems
Replies: 6
Views: 439

Re: mounted search problems

Only windows running as an administrator are notified when a new Macrium Reflect volume is mounted. It is caused by User Interface Privilege Isolation (UIPI) which prevents programs running as a standard user communicating with programs running as an admin. Everything 1.5 alpha uses a different moni...
by void
Thu Jun 23, 2022 7:58 am
Forum: Support
Topic: Export list seperator
Replies: 14
Views: 2782

Re: Export list seperator

I have put on my TODO list to use the OS list separator character when exporting as CSV.

Thank you for the suggestion.
by void
Wed Jun 22, 2022 10:22 pm
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Reduced Search to a Folder Quickly
Replies: 2
Views: 176

Re: Reduced Search to a Folder Quickly

Thanks horst.epp.

This will also work in Everything 1.4
by void
Wed Jun 22, 2022 10:40 am
Forum: Support
Topic: Show contents of folders like a file manager does?
Replies: 2
Views: 122

Re: Show contents of folders like a file manager does?

Please try unchecking the Subfolders checkbox at the bottom the folder sidebar.
by void
Tue Jun 21, 2022 11:24 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Create Bookmark/Search filter for excel files that have a power Query/Connection
Replies: 2
Views: 170

Re: Create Bookmark/Search filter for excel files that have a power Query/Connection

From what I can see, no. There are no power query/connection properties provided by Office. There might be a third party property handler that provides this information. Right click an xlsx file with a power query connection and click Properties. Click the Details tab. Are there any properties here ...
by void
Tue Jun 21, 2022 10:58 pm
Forum: General
Topic: mounted search problems
Replies: 6
Views: 439

Re: mounted search problems

Everything is most likely not being notified about the newly mounted volume. Please try leaving the Q: drive in your index: In Everything , from the Tools menu, click Options . Click the NTFS tab on the left. Uncheck Automatically remove offline volumes . Click OK . Everything might be having troubl...
by void
Tue Jun 21, 2022 10:51 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Previewer
Replies: 8
Views: 285

Re: Previewer

There might be a broken prevhost process still running.

Please try killing all prevhost.exe processes and restarting Everything.
-or-
Please try restarting your PC.
by void
Tue Jun 21, 2022 11:21 am
Forum: Support
Topic: Previewer
Replies: 8
Views: 285

Re: Previewer

Please try restarting Everything (File -> Exit).

Please make sure you are using the x64 version of Everything.

Please make sure Everything is running as a standard user.
by void
Tue Jun 21, 2022 10:31 am
Forum: Support
Topic: Previewer
Replies: 8
Views: 285

Re: Previewer

Yes, you should get a preview in both Everything and Windows Explorer.

You will need to have office installed.

Please try reinstalling Office.
by void
Tue Jun 21, 2022 10:28 am
Forum: Bug report
Topic: Locks up saying "not responding"
Replies: 3
Views: 342

Re: Locks up saying "not responding"

Please make sure you are only searching indexed information (Filename, Size and Date modified) Please make sure you are sorting by a fast sort (Name, Path, Size and Date Modified) Please make sure no programs are spamming your file system. Please try sorting by Date Modified or Date Recently Changed...
by void
Tue Jun 21, 2022 10:25 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: new version
Replies: 3
Views: 300

Re: new version

I am working on the next alpha update.

I will post an update once it is ready.

Thank you for your patience.
by void
Tue Jun 21, 2022 10:20 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Multi-Rename - of directories, with locked file
Replies: 1
Views: 145

Re: Multi-Rename - of directories, with locked file

The next alpha update will give you the option to retry.

Thank you for the suggestion therube.
by void
Tue Jun 21, 2022 10:05 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: secondary sort sorts by file location rather than the overall result
Replies: 9
Views: 273

Re: secondary sort sorts by file location rather than the overall result

Could you please send some debug output: Right click your Everything shortcut and click Properties . Add -debug-log to the shortcut target, for example: Everything.exe -debug-log The next time you start this instance, could you please: ---wait for the Cancel current query dialog--- From the Tools me...
by void
Tue Jun 21, 2022 7:17 am
Forum: Support
Topic: command line options and search syntax help
Replies: 2
Views: 128

Re: command line options and search syntax help

C:\TOOLs\Everything\Everything.exe -newwindow -search """"C:\FOLDER-1\""" !"""C:\FOLDER-1\folder-a ^& folder-b\"""" -filter "everything" """ = a single literal double quote (") ^& = a single literal & Command line options Everything 1.5 : C:\TOOLs\Everything\Everything.exe -newwindow -filter "every...
by void
Tue Jun 21, 2022 6:55 am
Forum: Support
Topic: Export list seperator
Replies: 14
Views: 2782

Re: Export list seperator

The comma (,) will always be used as the value break for compatibility reasons. Use double quotes (") to escape commas. For example: "Name","Path","Size","Date Modified" "A filename, with a comma.txt","C:\",9473,2022-06-08 17:23:52 Double quotes are automatically added when exporting from Everything...
by void
Mon Jun 20, 2022 5:41 am
Forum: General
Topic: Can "Set Favorite..." replace "Set Run Count..."?
Replies: 2
Views: 172

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

I will consider combining the two.

I have put this on my TODO list.
I will need to experiment with this idea more..

Thank you for the suggestion.
by void
Mon Jun 20, 2022 5:32 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: finding folders with duplicate files
Replies: 2
Views: 251

Re: finding folders with duplicate files

sizefilelist1: might help here. Please make sure you are using the x64 version of Everything as sizefilelist1: is currently broken on x86. Basically, search for the files of interest first, then find duplicated files: In Everything, search for the files of interest, for example: ext:mp4;mkv size:>1...
by void
Mon Jun 20, 2022 5:23 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Advanced Sort Crash
Replies: 3
Views: 177

Re: Advanced Sort Crash

Everything will reset to a fast sort when changing the search parameters. This applies to other slow sorts (for example Date Created or Length), not just the advanced sort. I will add back the option to always keep the sort order (although, enabling this option is not recommended due to performance ...
by void
Mon Jun 20, 2022 3:46 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: secondary sort sorts by file location rather than the overall result
Replies: 9
Views: 273

Re: secondary sort sorts by file location rather than the overall result

I'm looking into using the indexed date modified information for day modified. Fow now, please consider specifying a date modified range for improved performance. For example: dm:thismonth sort:day-modified;size Use a fast sort to avoid the cancel/wait dialog. The next alpha update will remove block...
by void
Mon Jun 20, 2022 3:39 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Omit Results
Replies: 55
Views: 7849

Re: Omit Results

Thank you for your feedback Coldblackice, To add a keyboard shortcut to show all result omissions: In Everything , from the Tools menu, click Options . Click the Keyboard tab on the left. To the right of Show commands containing, search for: omission Select Indexes | Organize Result Omissions . Clic...