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by void
Wed Jul 06, 2022 11:54 am
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Sort by size, descend by date taken auto-refresh?
Replies: 1
Views: 66

Re: Sort by size, descend by date taken auto-refresh?

Hello, How do I add a custom keyboard shortcut for right clicking on the "Find size duplicates" columns ? I will look into adding a keyboard shortcut to find size duplicates. Thank you for the suggestion. For now, please consider a find size duplicates filter and setting a keyboard shortcut to acti...
by void
Wed Jul 06, 2022 11:52 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: File types known to Everything
Replies: 4
Views: 15285

Re: File types known to Everything

I'll put this on my TODO list.

Thank you for the suggestion.
by void
Wed Jul 06, 2022 11:07 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Finding corrupt office files with Everything
Replies: 9
Views: 110

Re: Finding corrupt office files with Everything

I think that the list should be empty and to display from the beginning only the "bad" files found. I will look into showing an empty list first and adding files as they are found when using ! Thanks for the suggestion. Attention: They are not only "bad" files - there may also be password protected...
by void
Wed Jul 06, 2022 5:16 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Finding corrupt office files with Everything
Replies: 9
Views: 110

Re: Finding corrupt office files with Everything

Please try the following search:

*.docx !hex:startwith:binarycontent:504B0304

! = NOT
by void
Wed Jul 06, 2022 3:36 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Finding corrupt office files with Everything
Replies: 9
Views: 110

Re: Finding corrupt office files with Everything

Please try the following search: *.docx hex:startwith:binarycontent:504B0304 hex: = treats the search as a hex string. startwith: = match only the start of the file content. binarycontent: = Search file content and treat the content as a byte stream. Searching binary content -or- Please try adding t...
by void
Tue Jul 05, 2022 11:41 pm
Forum: Bug report
Topic: Recycle Bin items are omitted from search results
Replies: 8
Views: 387

Re: Recycle Bin items are omitted from search results

Name and Display Name are two different columns. The Name column is always shown and cannot be removed. The Name column shows the true filename as it is on disk. The Display Name shows the filename as you would see in Windows Explorer. The Display Name is usually exactly the same as Name. For recycl...
by void
Tue Jul 05, 2022 11:09 am
Forum: Support
Topic: Microsoft office documents are not opening from everything search, only excel opens to blank page .
Replies: 3
Views: 157

Re: Microsoft office documents are not opening from everything search, only excel opens to blank page .

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 data in %APPDATA%\Everything . Uncheck Run as administrator . Check Everything Service . (Please make su...
by void
Tue Jul 05, 2022 10:37 am
Forum: Bug report
Topic: Recycle Bin items are omitted from search results
Replies: 8
Views: 387

Re: Recycle Bin items are omitted from search results

What is the filename shown under the display name column?

It may depend on how you have named the file, if you have named the file exactly "test file.txt", search for:

:\$recycle.bin\ display-name:"test file.txt"

Otherwise, please try:

:\$recycle.bin\ display-name:<test file.txt>
by void
Tue Jul 05, 2022 10:09 am
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Exclude paths without reindexing other folders
Replies: 4
Views: 172

Re: Exclude paths without reindexing other folders

Is there a way to subsribe to some mailing list to be notified when updates to everything are made? Alpha updates will be posted here: Everything 1.5 Alpha At the bottom of the page, click the spanner 🔧 and click Subscribe. -or- To enable update notifications in Everything: In Everything , from the...
by void
Tue Jul 05, 2022 9:41 am
Forum: General
Topic: Support for Google Drive Shortcuts
Replies: 4
Views: 825

Re: Support for Google Drive Shortcuts

If you are using Stream Files: Please try adding your google drive as "G:\.shortcut-targets-by-id": In Everything , from the Tools menu, click Options . Click the Folders tab on the left. Select G: and click Remove . Click Add... . Type in the following location and press ENTER : G:\.shortcut-target...
by void
Tue Jul 05, 2022 9:35 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: 1.5 alpha development
Replies: 8
Views: 590

Re: 1.5 alpha development

Everything development is on hold for two months.

I almost had an update ready..
This will have to wait until I resume work on Everything.

Thank you for your understanding.
by void
Tue Jul 05, 2022 9:34 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: new version
Replies: 4
Views: 414

Re: new version

Everything development is on hold for two months.

I almost had an update ready..
This will have to wait until I resume work on Everything.

Thank you for your understanding.
by void
Tue Jul 05, 2022 9:30 am
Forum: Support
Topic: Bookmarks disappear on restart of computer/
Replies: 6
Views: 84

Re: Bookmarks disappear on restart of computer/

If you are using the portable version of Everything, please make sure Everything has write permission to the same location as your Everything.exe Otherwise: Bookmarks are stored in %APPDATA%\Everything. Please make sure Everything is installed correctly and running as a standard user: In Everything ...
by void
Tue Jul 05, 2022 9:16 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Everything development paused for two months
Replies: 3
Views: 280

Everything development paused for two months

Everything development will be put on hold for two months. I have started a paid programming project this week unrelated to Everything. The occasional contract work allows me to keep working on Everything full time and keep Everything free. I will still be active on the forum and read every forum po...
by void
Mon Jul 04, 2022 11:37 am
Forum: Support
Topic: Keybaord commands to open the Filter dropdown box
Replies: 4
Views: 150

Re: Keybaord commands to open the Filter dropdown box

I'll consider an option to do this.

For now, please consider Ctrl + K
This will show the filter select dialog.
by void
Mon Jul 04, 2022 10:24 am
Forum: Support
Topic: Search results scrambled
Replies: 6
Views: 110

Re: Search results scrambled

Thank you for your feedback. What an odd issue, I have never seen this one before. It looks like a font rendering issue. I wonder if changing the font will help ? Is the system low on available GDI objects? Could you please check the GDI objects for each process in Task Manager. Each process should ...
by void
Sun Jul 03, 2022 10:44 pm
Forum: Bug report
Topic: immediate closure
Replies: 2
Views: 137

Re: immediate closure

Please try deleting your Everything.db: Please make sure Everything is not running: In Everything , from the File menu, click Exit . In Windows Explorer , type in the following address and press ENTER: %LOCALAPPDATA%\Everything Delete your Everything.db Restart Everything. Please let me know if the ...
by void
Sun Jul 03, 2022 9:08 am
Forum: Support
Topic: Are there wildcards that will return numbers only
Replies: 4
Views: 128

Re: Are there wildcards that will return numbers only

Content wildcards and filename wildcards are different. Content wildcards support # (match a digit) and [a-z] sets. You must use the wildcards: search modifier to enable content wildcards. If wildcards: is not specified, Everything will use * and ? wildcards on filenames. Wildcards in Everything 1.5...
by void
Sun Jul 03, 2022 8:53 am
Forum: Support
Topic: Savely disconnect drives?
Replies: 1
Views: 84

Re: Savely disconnect drives?

Everything might not be receiving a request to eject the drive. Could you please send some debug output : In Everything, type in the following search and press ENTER: /debug_log Attempt to eject your device. -- wait for safely remove to fail-- In Everything, From the File menu, click Exit. Restart E...
by void
Sat Jul 02, 2022 10:24 am
Forum: Support
Topic: Keybaord commands to open the Filter dropdown box
Replies: 4
Views: 150

Re: Keybaord commands to open the Filter dropdown box

(1) What keyboard command can I set that will close the side panel which gets opened by the command "View | Focus Filter"? Current there's no command to do this. I'll add a keyboard command to close the focused pane/bar. Maybe a keyboard command to toggle all the panes.. (2) Is there a keyboard com...
by void
Sat Jul 02, 2022 2:58 am
Forum: Bug report
Topic: Recycle Bin items are omitted from search results
Replies: 8
Views: 387

Re: Recycle Bin items are omitted from search results

Everything searches the true filenames on disk.

If you would like to search for virtualized recycle bin names, please try the display-name: search function:

For example:

:\$recycle.bin\ display-name:"Original filename.txt"

You can also add the Display Name property as a column.
by void
Sat Jul 02, 2022 2:35 am
Forum: Everything 1.5 Alpha
Topic: Everything as a Service (Windows Server 2019) closing on logoff
Replies: 9
Views: 239

Re: Everything as a Service (Windows Server 2019) closing on logoff

Please see Everything Client Service Help Running Everything as a client service will allow you to run an Everything HTTP Server without having to be logged in. Error 1072: ERROR_SERVICE_MARKED_FOR_DELETE The Everything client service is pending deletion. Please try restarting your PC. The old clien...
by void
Fri Jul 01, 2022 11:34 pm
Forum: Bug report
Topic: Dark theme window blinks with white on creation
Replies: 1
Views: 89

Re: Dark theme window blinks with white on creation

Thank you for the bug report yuyoyuppe,

I have put this on my things to fix list.
Thanks for the stackoverflow link.
by void
Fri Jul 01, 2022 11:25 pm
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: Ignore broken files
Replies: 3
Views: 158

Re: Ignore broken files

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 data in %APPDATA%\Everything . Uncheck Run as administrator . Check Everything Service . (Please make su...
by void
Fri Jul 01, 2022 11:09 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Are there wildcards that will return numbers only
Replies: 4
Views: 128

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: 121

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: 3
Views: 158

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: 213

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: 330

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: 28726

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: 7
Views: 211

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/closed...
by void
Wed Jun 29, 2022 10:46 am
Forum: Support
Topic: exclude filetype with filter
Replies: 4
Views: 129

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: 108

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: 129

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: 127

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: 128

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: 128

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: 133

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: 296

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: 234

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: 7
Views: 338

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: 182

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: 174

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: 8041

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: 8
Views: 590

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: 23805

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: 185

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: 179

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.