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by void
Sun Jul 03, 2022 10:44 pm
Forum: Bug report
Topic: immediate closure
Replies: 1
Views: 35

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: 68

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: 43

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: 3
Views: 72

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: 5
Views: 187

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: 137

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: 52

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: 98

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: 68

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: 79

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: 98

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: 148

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: 188

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: 28681

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: 110

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: 90

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: 71

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: 90

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: 98

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: 93

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: 93

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: 105

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: 240

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: 193

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: 266

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: 146

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: 153

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: 7912

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: 456

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: 23744

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: 163

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: 166

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: 430

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: 2797

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: 1445

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: 167

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: 2797

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: 2797

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: 466

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: 2797

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: 193

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: 138

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: 184

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: 466

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: 316

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: 316

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: 316

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: 356

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...