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by Forez
11.03.2021, 16:07
Forum: Feature Requests
Topic: Change inconsistent renaming behavior
Replies: 2
Views: 4535

Re: Change inconsistent renaming behavior

This feature has finnally got implemented- but there are some upgrades needed for it:
http://forum.freecommander.com/viewtopi ... 5f1950043b
by Forez
11.03.2021, 16:06
Forum: Feature Requests
Topic: Rename window upgrades - visuals and inconsistent behavior
Replies: 0
Views: 491

Rename window upgrades - visuals and inconsistent behavior

We finally have a pup up window for situation like when we are trying to rename a file which we forgot is opened is some software- thus blokes [http://forum.freecommander.com/viewtopic.php?f=20&t=8190] Thank you Marek for this upgrade - but here are my thought: 1] The Rename window does not have...
by Forez
05.03.2021, 12:30
Forum: Bug reports
Topic: - sign in disks name breaks the display of disk lists
Replies: 0
Views: 902

- sign in disks name breaks the display of disk lists

Under the This PC > Menage > Storage > Disk Management > Properties > General the user of Windows can choose a name for a drive When that drive has a - sign in it then the [quick?] list of disk if FC in not displayed properly - as the below GIF attests to it https://i.ibb.co/WxcWvDP/Free-Commander.g...
by Forez
02.03.2021, 01:35
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Finding hidden files
Replies: 3
Views: 1479

Re: Finding hidden files

But they have extension What I am trying to do is to search by an attribute, disregarding the extension And now I see that a way to do this is to leave the File name box completely empty and leave all of the attributes in that i-between state [with a square in their boxes] - but with the exception o...
by Forez
01.03.2021, 18:55
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Finding hidden files
Replies: 3
Views: 1479

Finding hidden files

Either something is not working I am just a stupid user despite couple of years of experience using FC I want to find hidden files. I press CTRL+F and the search window shows up. I write *.* in the File name box in the Location tab. I have the checkbox for the Regular expressions in a not selected s...
by Forez
01.03.2021, 18:41
Forum: Feature Requests
Topic: Shell menu entry for creating a file without an extension
Replies: 8
Views: 8178

Re: Shell menu entry for creating a file without an extension

Have you tried the following? In the DOS Prompt (if you have it enabled) type the following: Notepad "Name of file in quotes" [...] Works But to many clicks afterwards If you have a bash shell installed, you should be able to create the desired file using touch. Never heard of this And gi...
by Forez
23.02.2021, 22:32
Forum: Feature Requests
Topic: Shell menu entry for creating a file without an extension
Replies: 8
Views: 8178

Re: Shell menu entry for creating a file without an extension

[...] 3] The icon of extension-less files. There probably is a single place in Registry which tells the whole operating system what is the default icon for unknown / unassigned files That default windows file icon for unknown files is most probably located at %SystemRoot%\System32\shell32.dll A tri...
by Forez
23.02.2021, 22:26
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Command Prompt & PowerShell open with different GUI when executed in different ways
Replies: 2
Views: 1794

Re: Command Prompt & PowerShell open with different GUI when executed in different ways

I have noticed that virtually any BAT file I have, when running ignores completely all of those color GUI settings that I made for those [5] various versions I also have noticed [with the help of HIPS feature of the free COMODO] that when I execute any BAT file, it asks for access to C:\Windows\Syst...
by Forez
23.02.2021, 22:24
Forum: Feature Requests
Topic: Shell menu entry for creating a file without an extension
Replies: 8
Views: 8178

Re: Shell menu entry for creating a file without an extension

Workaround 1: - Shift+F4 (open editor with new file) - type file name - Alt+F4 (close editor) Nice But not neat, as ALT + F4 is not a comfortable key shortcut to be pressed [while Esc is comfortable] And the initial part of SHIFT + F4 does not work outside FC Workaround 2: - Shift+Ctrl+N (create em...
by Forez
23.02.2021, 17:57
Forum: Feature Requests
Topic: Shell menu entry for creating a file without an extension
Replies: 8
Views: 8178

Re: Shell menu entry for creating a file without an extension

[As discussed here: https://community.mp3tag.de/t/adding-a-shell-menu-entry-for-creating-an-extension-less-file/52005/3] By creating a BAT file like this @echo off echo. echo Enter the name of the extension-less file that is to be created echo. set /p FileName=" >" echo. >"%~1%FileNam...
by Forez
23.02.2021, 17:25
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Command Prompt & PowerShell open with different GUI when executed in different ways
Replies: 2
Views: 1794

Command Prompt & PowerShell open with different GUI when executed in different ways

So I have been through this two topics https://freecommander.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=18&t=8723&p=35599 https://freecommander.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=18&t=11620&p=35603 but they still do not answer to a peculiar question Apparently on the drive C: with Windows 10 installed on has ...
by Forez
23.02.2021, 17:23
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Opening Command Prompt & PowerShell as Administrator in 2 ways
Replies: 5
Views: 2673

Re: Opening Command Prompt & PowerShell as Administrator in 2 ways

Works fine here with: Parameter: -noexit -command "cd '%ActivDir%'" It seems that running multiple times CMD and / or PowerShell and messing around with them can cause some critical errors in my Windows 10 After reluctantly setting up a Favorite toolbar icon once more from scratch with th...
by Forez
22.02.2021, 20:33
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Opening Command Prompt & PowerShell as Administrator in 2 ways
Replies: 5
Views: 2673

Re: Opening Command Prompt & PowerShell as Administrator in 2 ways

Open PowerShell in current folder (favorite tool button ): Name: PowerShell Program: powershell.exe Parameter: -noexit -command "cd %ActivDir%" Option "Enclose each selected item with " - UNCHECKED For Admin call: 'With "Run as" dialog' option must be checked It just d...
by Forez
22.02.2021, 01:50
Forum: Feature Requests
Topic: Viewer - folder thumbnails
Replies: 2
Views: 2319

Re: Viewer - folder thumbnails

Interesting idea
by Forez
22.02.2021, 01:49
Forum: Feature Requests
Topic: Search through Windows indexed search
Replies: 4
Views: 4822

Re: Search through Windows indexed search

And I remember running some tests way back on Windows 7 and while still using HDD - and searching through Windows Explorer was slower for me...