Home | Blog | Software | Reviews and Features | Forum | Help | Donate | About us
topbanner_forum
  *

avatar image

Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.
Did you miss your activation email?

Login with username, password and session length
  • December 05, 2016, 08:37:54 AM
  • Proudly celebrating 10 years online.
  • Donate now to become a lifetime supporting member of the site and get a non-expiring license key for all of our programs.
  • donate

Author Topic: Open search results in windows explorer  (Read 2738 times)

Guilc

  • Participant
  • Joined in 2010
  • *
  • Posts: 11
    • View Profile
    • Donate to Member
Open search results in windows explorer
« on: November 11, 2010, 01:31:26 AM »
Hi there!
I've got a little problem. I did some aliases to search only some specific folders on my computer (dosearch +keyword of a search folder). I did it for example with the standard folders "%Mymusic%" and "%Mypictures%" and it perfectly works. But when I want to do the same with another folder on my hard disk (for example C:\blabla\data\bla), it searches in the right folders and so on, but when I click on a result which is a folder, it does not open it in windows explorer like it does for the music folder but open the path in the FARR window, which I don't want to.
What do I do wrong?  :(
Thanks for any help.
Guillaume

Guilc

  • Participant
  • Joined in 2010
  • *
  • Posts: 11
    • View Profile
    • Donate to Member
Re: Open search results in windows explorer
« Reply #1 on: November 12, 2010, 12:25:28 PM »
Nobody knows what's wrong ???  :(

mouser

  • First Author
  • Administrator
  • Joined in 2005
  • *****
  • Posts: 36,406
    • View Profile
    • Mouser's Software Zone on DonationCoder.com
    • Read more about this member.
    • Donate to Member
Re: Open search results in windows explorer
« Reply #2 on: November 12, 2010, 12:32:52 PM »
hmm.. that is a bit strange.. can you attach a screenshot showing a list of results where if you click it opens up in windows explorer, and then a screenshot showing a list of results where if you click it puts it in the farr window?

Guilc

  • Participant
  • Joined in 2010
  • *
  • Posts: 11
    • View Profile
    • Donate to Member
Re: Open search results in windows explorer
« Reply #3 on: November 26, 2010, 02:32:52 AM »
Hi mouser,

That's ok now. I found the reason of the problem. The keyword was the same as the name of the corresponding folder.
I don't know why, but I changed the keyword and now it works normally.

Guillaume
« Last Edit: November 29, 2010, 02:02:45 AM by Guilc »

mouser

  • First Author
  • Administrator
  • Joined in 2005
  • *****
  • Posts: 36,406
    • View Profile
    • Mouser's Software Zone on DonationCoder.com
    • Read more about this member.
    • Donate to Member
Re: Open search results in windows explorer
« Reply #4 on: November 30, 2010, 02:53:11 PM »
ah that makes sense -- thanks for sharing the solution.  :up: