Search found 11228 matches

by void
Sat Feb 04, 2023 3:31 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Suggested feature: Merge the Advanced search GUI and the Bookmark GUI
Replies: 2
Views: 90

Re: Suggested feature: Merge the Advanced search GUI and the Bookmark GUI

I will consider merging the two. Currently, bookmarks allow you to control more than just the search, for example: the view, columns, sort, index etc... The advanced search sticks to the search only. The advanced search could be a subset of a bookmark. I'll look into allowing the use of the advanced...
by void
Sat Feb 04, 2023 3:13 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Slew of time-consuming searches
Replies: 1
Views: 29

Re: everything indexes the content but is slow to provide results

Moved from everything indexes the content but is slow to provide results . I have on my TODO list to indicate the performance of each search function . Search Weights covers this a little. Internally, every single search function is weighted. I may publish these weights closer to release. For now, t...
by void
Sat Feb 04, 2023 2:57 am
Forum: General
Topic: Search - Image properties
Replies: 2
Views: 81

Re: Search - Image properties

Everything 1.5 has improved support for searching image properties such as width and height.

The following searches should work as expected:
width:>1020
height:<=800

width:
height:
by void
Sat Feb 04, 2023 2:43 am
Forum: Support
Topic: How to hide hidden folders/files from search results?
Replies: 10
Views: 1271

Re: How to hide hidden folders/files from search results?

Showing the attributes in Everything may also help here:
  • Right click the result list column header and click Attributes.
  • A will be shown if the ARCHIVE attribute bit is set.
by void
Sat Feb 04, 2023 2:04 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Please provide a sticky post at forum for download links and cookbook links
Replies: 6
Views: 126

Re: Please provide a sticky post at forum for download links and cookbook links

I've added a Help link to the main Everything page.

I've added a Stickied Threads link to the Everything 1.5 help page.

I've stickied some of the mentioned threads.
Please let me know if you would like to see a particular thread stickied.

Thank you for the suggestions.
by void
Sat Feb 04, 2023 12:27 am
Forum: Support
Topic: Everything does not save folder list to index
Replies: 2
Views: 51

Re: Everything does not save folder list to index

Thank you for your feedback ccim,

Please try enabling "Store settings and data in %APPDATA%\Everything" as horst.epp suggests.

Please let us know if the issue persists.
by void
Sat Feb 04, 2023 12:20 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: 1336: call of Everything, no longer returns to prompt
Replies: 5
Views: 69

Re: 1336: call of Everything, no longer returns to prompt

As you have found: If Everything was not running, calling Everything.exe will block until Everything exits. If Everything was running, calling Everything will pass the command line to the existing instance and this call returns immediately. Use the new -wait command line option if you want the call ...
by void
Sat Feb 04, 2023 12:12 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Find Duplicates
Replies: 0
Views: 31

Find Duplicates

Everything 1.5 adds search functions to find duplicates, remove duplicated results and find unique/distinct items. TODO TODO TODO Find duplicated files Find unique (including first duplicated) Find unique files Find the latest file with a duplicated property. Find the largest file with a duplicated...
by void
Sat Feb 04, 2023 12:03 am
Forum: Bug report
Topic: dupe: search filter including other drives
Replies: 3
Views: 3873

Re: dupe: search filter including other drives

The dupe: syntax has changed a lot in Everything 1.5. Even since this old thread.. The syntax is now: dupe:<property-list> For example: dupe:size dupe:name dupe:size;name dupe: size: This will not do what you are expecting. Please try: dupe:size I might have to start a thread dedicated to dupe:... e...
by void
Fri Feb 03, 2023 11:39 pm
Forum: Off-topic discussion
Topic: Thank you Smiley
Replies: 1
Views: 50

Re: Thank you Smiley

Thank you for using Everything!

Thank you ChrisGreaves for your help with the Everything documentation.

Thank you to the forum users for helping improve Everything and providing help to others.

Big thanks to tuska, NotNull and therube for their help on the forums!
by void
Fri Feb 03, 2023 10:56 pm
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Feature request: Indexing for offline volumes without drive letter
Replies: 2
Views: 60

Re: Feature request: Indexing for offline volumes without drive letter

Please make sure "Automatically remove offline volumes" is unchecked: In Everything , from the Tools menu, click Options . Click the NTFS tab. Uncheck Automatically remove offline volumes . Click OK . Everything will now keep offline NTFS volumes in your index. Any folders you add under Tools -> Opt...
by void
Fri Feb 03, 2023 10:34 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Unique listing of files with the exact same filename
Replies: 3
Views: 88

Re: Unique listing of files with the exact same filename

distinct: will find unique files (including first duplicate) unique: will find unique files (not duplicated) Please try the following search in Everything 1.5: "c:\my folder\" distinct:name This can also be done by: Searching for: "c:\my folder\" Right-clicking the Name column, right-clicking Find ...
by void
Fri Feb 03, 2023 10:30 pm
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: How does Count: work?
Replies: 4
Views: 101

Re: How does Count: work?

As you guessed, Everything will find files with a size over 3000KB first as the size information is indexed.

Everything will only need to gather the dimensions property for the large files. (instead of all *.jpg files)
by void
Fri Feb 03, 2023 10:01 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: How does Count: work?
Replies: 4
Views: 101

Re: How does Count: work?

Changing the sort order when using count: will force Everything to perform a requery. The requery will perform a fresh search. (doesn't use existing results) The search and sort is typically instant due to searching with presorted indexes. For example, you asked for 10 items and you are sorting by d...
by void
Fri Feb 03, 2023 9:26 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Preview pane is not refreshed even though thumbnail in list is
Replies: 1
Views: 49

Re: Preview pane is not refreshed even though thumbnail in list is

Thank you for the bug report aybe,

I have put this on my Things to fix list.
by void
Fri Feb 03, 2023 9:24 am
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Scroll Bar Context Menu
Replies: 1
Views: 98

Re: Scroll Bar Context Menu

Thank you for the suggestion koolestani,

This is a bug.

I'll have this context menu working in the next alpha update.
by void
Fri Feb 03, 2023 4:35 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Better resolution when a hotkey is assigned to multiple bookmarks etc.
Replies: 1
Views: 76

Re: Better resolution when a hotkey is assigned to multiple bookmarks etc.

I have put on my TODO list to show a dialog to override the existing keyboard shortcut.

Thank you for the suggestion.
by void
Fri Feb 03, 2023 3:40 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: about:bookmarks
Replies: 1
Views: 114

Re: about:bookmarks

I'll add the following search commands in the next alpha update: about:bookmarks.csv about:filters.csv about:macros.csv about:plugins.ini These commands will open Windows Explorer and select the specified data file. I will consider an option to open the bookmarks.csv in Notepad. For now, these files...
by void
Fri Feb 03, 2023 1:38 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Why are some files not found / indexed / shown?
Replies: 6
Views: 157

Re: Why are some files not found / indexed / shown?

Thank you for the debug logs. Everything is monitoring the I: drive and picking up the New Folder creation. If you notice Everything missing changes again, could you please resend the debug logs: In Everything, from the Tools menu, under the Debug submenu, click Start Debug Logging. Let Everything s...
by void
Thu Feb 02, 2023 10:44 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Can depth: be relative to the folder being searched rather than absolute
Replies: 1
Views: 62

Re: Can depth: be relative to the folder being searched rather than absolute

Everything doesn't really have a sense of "the folder being searched"



Everything 1.5 will have the option to search relative depths with the parent+x: search function.

For example:
parent+1:c:\Windows

more discussion here.
by void
Thu Feb 02, 2023 10:36 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Help results in html server
Replies: 1
Views: 61

Re: Help results in html server

Unfortunately, the headers in the HTTP server results cannot be customized.

I will consider an option to customize these headers.
Thank you for the suggestion.
by void
Thu Feb 02, 2023 10:27 pm
Forum: General
Topic: 'childfilecount:1' and extension-column
Replies: 14
Views: 321

Re: 'childfilecount:1' and extension-column

I'm seeing the expected results here. There could still be an issue with Everything.. To be sure, are you confusing sibling count with child count? Sibling-count will count the number of files/folders in the same location. (excluding self) Child-count will count the number of child files/folders. Si...
by void
Thu Feb 02, 2023 9:56 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: hotkey with copy to specific folder
Replies: 6
Views: 112

Re: hotkey with copy to specific folder

Currently, Everything doesn't have an option to do this.

I will consider adding an option to mark a folder and a command to paste to the marked folder.
Thank you for the suggestion.
by void
Thu Feb 02, 2023 11:28 am
Forum: General
Topic: Understanding Macros, but first Filters
Replies: 5
Views: 149

Re: Understanding Macros, but first Filters

:quot: will not work, you'll need to use quot: The quot: syntax has limitations. You cannot easily combine with other text. The recommended syntax for Everything 1.5 is: ": #quot: is a preprocessor character entity. While both are replaced with: " there is a difference: The preprocessor characte...
by void
Thu Feb 02, 2023 11:02 am
Forum: General
Topic: Understanding Macros, but first Filters
Replies: 5
Views: 149

Re: Understanding Macros, but first Filters

I came across this, but could not make them work as they are shown here What happens? -do you get zero results? Some of these characters are not valid in filenames and work best with other functions, such as content:quot: I think that these macros are now known as "Character Entities". Is this corr...
by void
Thu Feb 02, 2023 10:12 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Why are some files not found / indexed / shown?
Replies: 6
Views: 157

Re: Why are some files not found / indexed / shown?

Thank you for the issue report Biff, Could you please send some debug output? In Everything, from the Tools menu, under the Debug submenu, click Start Debug Logging. Let Everything sit for one minute. (this will allow enough time for Everything to log any errors while monitoring your I: drive) Pleas...
by void
Thu Feb 02, 2023 10:07 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: BUG: The Alpha version cannot detect the availability of the latest version of alpha
Replies: 3
Views: 83

Re: BUG: The Alpha version cannot detect the availability of the latest version of alpha

I will consider checking for updates weekly.

Thank you for the suggestion.
by void
Thu Feb 02, 2023 9:33 am
Forum: General
Topic: Files modified after some file's creation date
Replies: 6
Views: 314

Re: Files modified after some file's creation date

You would need to do a two-pass search: First search for your wifes 7z backup files, eg: "c:\backup\" *.7z sort:date-created Copy the latest file to the clipboard and search for: dm:>=[get-date-created: clipboard:] Consider adding these as bookmarks Under Bookmarks -> Add to bookmarks.... Consider t...
by void
Thu Feb 02, 2023 8:56 am
Forum: General
Topic: Understanding Macros, but first Filters
Replies: 5
Views: 149

Re: Understanding Macros, but first Filters

(2) But in particular a macro can be applied to/as a filter. Is this correct? A Macro is a text shortcut for your filter. A filter can define one macro. If the macro is an empty string, no macro is defined. Filter macros can be accessed from an Everything search with <macro-name>: <macro-name>: is ...
by void
Thu Feb 02, 2023 8:41 am
Forum: General
Topic: Can Everything pull this off?
Replies: 1
Views: 79

Re: Can Everything pull this off?

Please try the findbar in Everything 1.5:
  • In Everything 1.5, Press Ctrl + F to show the findbar.
  • Search for: _2.
  • Check Highlight All.
by void
Thu Feb 02, 2023 8:35 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: How to find the new changes in an incremental Alpha release?
Replies: 2
Views: 65

Re: How to find the new changes in an incremental Alpha release?

Thank you for testing the alpha version of Everything 1.5.

The main Everything 1.5 page lists changes.

Each change is also added to the end of this topic as a new post.

These are alpha builds, not all changes are listed.
I'll add all changes once in beta.
by void
Thu Feb 02, 2023 8:25 am
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Option to ignore forbidden characters in the search string
Replies: 8
Views: 390

Re: Option to ignore forbidden characters in the search string

Thank you for the feedback Raindrops,

I will consider a simple "ignore punctuation when pasting in the search box" UI option.

For now, search_edit_paste_format will give the user full control over rewriting the pasted text.
by void
Thu Feb 02, 2023 8:19 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Request: Number value exactness tolerance and approximation
Replies: 5
Views: 241

Re: Request: Number value exactness tolerance and approximation

Everything 1.5.0.1336a make some changes to size searching: size: will now search the floored size with the specified precision (kb/mb/gb). For example: size:2gb will match files with a size of: 2147483648-3221225471 bytes. (2gb - 3gb) size:2.0gb will match files with a size of: 2147483648-22548578...
by void
Thu Feb 02, 2023 7:25 am
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Option to monitor clipboard
Replies: 26
Views: 3572

Re: Option to monitor clipboard

search_edit_paste_format might be of interest.
by void
Thu Feb 02, 2023 7:17 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: How to select a single item when "single click" mode is active
Replies: 11
Views: 268

Re: How to select a single item when "single click" mode is active

Everything 1.5.0.1336a will now focus the result list when hovering over an item.

I will consider options to focus the search box and other widgets on hover.
(and to focus the result list when in double click mode)

Thank you for the suggestions.
by void
Thu Feb 02, 2023 7:14 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: BUG: The Alpha version cannot detect the availability of the latest version of alpha
Replies: 3
Views: 83

Re: BUG: The Alpha version cannot detect the availability of the latest version of alpha

Thanks for the issue report.

I haven't updated this notification yet.
I'll do this soon.
by void
Thu Feb 02, 2023 7:14 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Re-Indexing
Replies: 8
Views: 160

Re: Re-Indexing

Please try restarting Everything: In Everything, from the File menu, click Exit. Restart Everything. Does Everything perform a reindex? -If so, it may indicate an issue with Everything. Please make sure Store settings and data in %APPDATA%\Everything is enabled: In Everything , from the Tools menu, ...
by void
Thu Feb 02, 2023 7:08 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Re-Indexing
Replies: 8
Views: 160

Re: Re-Indexing

Please try Everything 1.5.0.1336a . This version fixes a few issues with reindexing content/properties. Please make sure Everything is installed correctly and running as a standard user: In Everything , from the Tools menu, click Options . Click the General tab on the left. Check Store settings and ...
by void
Thu Feb 02, 2023 7:06 am
Forum: General
Topic: 'childfilecount:1' and extension-column
Replies: 14
Views: 321

Re: 'childfilecount:1' and extension-column

Thank you for the issue report.

Everything 1.5.0.1336a fixes an issue with sibling-count: not matching files after the results change.
by void
Thu Feb 02, 2023 7:04 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: View -> Thumbnails, when source is video:
Replies: 5
Views: 87

Re: View -> Thumbnails, when source is video:

Everything doesn't know what a video is.

Surely there's existing third party thumbnail handlers that generate a thumbnail from the video source?
by void
Thu Feb 02, 2023 6:41 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Search Preprocessor
Replies: 8
Views: 47195

Re: Search Preprocessor

Everything 1.5.0.1336a adds the following preprocessor functions:

#utf8len:
#is-db-read-only:
#is-safe-mode:
by void
Thu Feb 02, 2023 6:38 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Column Formulas
Replies: 7
Views: 4672

Re: Column Formulas

Everything 1.5.0.1336a adds the following formula functions:

utf8len() - calculate the length of string in UTF-8 bytes.

Added Column A - Column F
by void
Thu Feb 02, 2023 6:37 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: [Solved] Rename box height size smaller
Replies: 2
Views: 215

Re: Rename box height size smaller

Everything 1.5.0.1336a will now slightly increase the rename edit control so it covers the entire row height.
by void
Thu Feb 02, 2023 6:15 am
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Option to ignore forbidden characters in the search string
Replies: 8
Views: 390

Re: Option to ignore forbidden characters in the search string

Everything 1.5.0.1336a adds a search_edit_paste_format ini setting. To automatically replace punctuation with spaces when pasting text in the search box: Copy and paste the following into your Everything search box: /search_edit_paste_format=[regex-replace:[regex-replace:$newtext:,"[`~!@#$%^&*()\-=...
by void
Thu Feb 02, 2023 6:05 am
Forum: Support
Topic: Image duplicate bug
Replies: 19
Views: 1749

Re: Image duplicate bug

Please use double quotes to specify text. For example: column1:=formatfiletime(dm:).."|"..formatfiletime(dc:) Shorter example: column1:=formatfiletime(dm:)"|"formatfiletime(dc:) Double quotes are only need for operators. | is an operator meaning OR. {} are not used as operators, so these don't need ...
by void
Thu Feb 02, 2023 5:49 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: INI Settings
Replies: 25
Views: 95861

Re: INI Settings

by void
Thu Feb 02, 2023 5:42 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: ext: wildcards
Replies: 5
Views: 221

Re: ext: wildcards

Everything 1.5.0.1336a adds wildcard support to ext:

For example:
ext:mp*
ext:conf*

Everything 1.5.0.1336a also fixes an issue with wildcard highlighting.
by void
Thu Feb 02, 2023 5:41 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Search Functions
Replies: 18
Views: 65061

Re: Search Functions

Everything 1.5.0.1336a adds the following search functions:

volume-name:
column-a:
column-b:
column-c:
column-d:
column-e:
column-f:

eval: now supports column formulas.
ext: now supports wildcards.
by void
Thu Feb 02, 2023 5:30 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Literal operators showing incorrect results
Replies: 4
Views: 238

Re: Literal operators showing incorrect results

Everything 1.5.0.1336a improves the eval: search function. The eval: function now uses column formulas instead of the preprocessor. The search matches when the eval expression evaluates as true or non-zero. For example, to compare date modified as seconds to date created as seconds: eval:$dm:/10000...