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Finished Programs / Re: DONE: make folder set out of a txt file
« on: August 25, 2020, 04:59 AM »
In my case, in my text were included "?" symbols, and I wanted them to be removed, but instead it were replaced by "_".

Please add in Options:
In a case there is an invalid character, the program will replace it with this string:[_____]
(_ by default)

Do you know how to control the size/position of the icon inside?

I didn't try yet the new ImagesToIcon,
but I did some tests, and I figured out that, if you edit the desktop.ini file within the created folder, you will be able to move/rename the created folder as you wish.
You need just to remove the path part like this:

Another thing to add, a suggestion, you can make 2 checkboxes:
[ ] Create a folder
[ ] Create a FolderIcon.ico

If user check the both 2 checkboxes, it means you need to create 2 icons:
1 hidden icon for the new created folder, within the folder like the file desktop.ini
1 not-hidden icon as FolderIcon.ico

It's always better to have an open-source code, for customization.

Now that I'm thinking about it,
there are some cases that the user needs only the icon, without applying it on a chosen folder, like if he wants to use the icon in Classic Explorer Bar of Classic Shell.
So I think that this progam should only create an icon. (and not trying to apply it on a chosen folder)

As you have already understood, the new icon will consist of three layers.
1. Folder png [256x256]
2. User Image [Resized to: ???][I don't know what's default. It will be advanced if the user will able to decide on resize and location X Y Z]
3. Flip png [256x256]

I think it will be better to give the user the default folder pngs: 1. and 3.
so that he will be able to replace the 1. and 3. layers with other folders templates.

Yes. How the result should look:
Take any image you want, place it in a folder, and renamed it to: Folder.jpg (or Folder.gif).
Now, you can see the desired result.

The problem with this method is - it works only for Thumbnails view. It won't work for Details view.

1. You can find Folder and Filp icons in I had attached, or you can extract from imageres.dll.
2. There still issues:
a. The Folder created, created in the Root (D:\), and not for the chosen folder.
b. There is a problem with the resolution of the result. It should be 256x256 for Extra Large Thumbnails view.

There is a question to be asked:
Where is better to save and load the image icon from:
- Within the chosen folder - Each folder has its icon.
- Dedicated icons folder of User - One icon for multiple folders.

IMO, you will have to use the second method, to load the icon from a "Dedicated icons folder of User", because if you will put the icon within the folder, it will no longer work when the folder path will changed/renamed.

There were some issues:
1. I think it doesn't support unicode. I have unicode in my paths.
2. It needs to put a image in a folder, and not to change the whole folder icon to other image (can be done by properties > customize).
3. When you Rename the folder name, the image is lost. It is not happening when you using properties > customize.

I think it will better if:
The result will be:
because the user must save the icon somewhere in his computer.
I for example, have an Icons folder for these tasks.

I'm using W7.
Look at these folders icons:

Do you think is it possible to make a program that:
1. Take (load) any picture (png, bmp, jpg, ico ...)
2. Creating a folder icon with this picture inside.

I think the default Windows folder icon is located here:
(zip attached)

The result will be:
or better

Coding Snacks / Re: Idea: Lightbox
« on: October 23, 2015, 01:15 AM »
A Screensaver is better here I think.
I found MonitorOffSaver.scr (for gertting the screen Black).
Can we make it white?

Post New Requests Here / Re: IDEA: Hand Tool | Grab and Drag
« on: August 06, 2015, 04:41 AM »
Thank You DK2IT for your post. I've seen it but didn't have the time to test till now.
I tested MouseImp & DragToScroll.
DragToScroll is better than MouseImp, IMHO. But still has bugs and need to be improved.
I posted here:

Post New Requests Here / Re: IDEA: AutoMaximize Windows
« on: April 25, 2015, 01:09 PM »
It has the same problems as described above (except the popup balloons).

I do not know if it's the right way, but maybe some of the cases can be solved by using: WinKey+UpArrow

Post New Requests Here / Re: IDEA: Dimmer?
« on: April 15, 2015, 07:26 AM »
I don't know if this info can help developers to find a Bypass.
I've noticed Magnifier has "turn on color inversion" option.
Maybe you can set magnifier to 100% and control its Opacity.

Post New Requests Here / Re: IDEA: AutoMaximize Windows
« on: April 15, 2015, 06:55 AM »
Hi BigVent,
Sorry for the huge delay... (I didn't get a notification about your reply to my email)
I checked today the script, and it's realy awesome. Very helpful, thank you very much.

There are only few improvments should be done:

1. There are few cases of unwated maximizing, like:
  • When restoring a window from "Minimize to tray", shouldn't be maximized.
  • In opening Properties of file/folder (Alt+Enter).
  • Dialog-box of WinRar extracting.
2. Popup Baloons of icon tray should be removed.

Thank you, Stamimail

Screenshot Captor / Re: I can't use the program - Hebrew Support
« on: February 22, 2015, 04:37 PM »
Hi, What about this topic. Are there news?

Coding Snacks / Re: Idea: Lightbox
« on: December 26, 2013, 03:29 AM »
There is need to add a command line parameter, to exit White program by Esc. [without leaving the system tray icon]

Screenshot Captor / Re: I can't use the program - Hebrew Support
« on: April 14, 2013, 07:06 AM »
Unicode Image Maker? Are you sure?
Is it planned to be fixed on (in the program itself) future version?

Post New Requests Here / Re: IDEA: Close All Windows
« on: April 06, 2013, 05:32 PM »
Hi, I tesed sClose on XP ans W7 VMs. It works good but still not perfect.
I saw that right now it does only "Close All Windows".
I found 2 problems:
1. Word - when there are not-saved documents and you trying to close, sClose stops in not-saved documents and doesn't close the rest documents and apps windows.
2. sClose couldn't close Everything.exe app in W7. (in XP it could. I don't know why..). here is the dialog box in W7:

In all cases CloseAll worked good.
Look at the behaviour of CloseAll.

BTW, I don't know if it would be helpful, but look also at HotkeyP commad: window --> Information
Shows title, class, process, priority of a foreground window. On Win2000/XP also shows memory allocated for that process.

Post New Requests Here / Re: IDEA: Close All Windows
« on: April 05, 2013, 08:01 AM »
and there isn't a useful piece of code [in open source] doing this, as a start?

Post New Requests Here / Re: IDEA: Close All Windows
« on: April 04, 2013, 04:08 PM »
Hello, Thank You.
I looked at:
http://powerpro.cres...ownload/powerpro.pdf Actions for the *Window command
http://www.skynergy....keyz/help/index.html 3.5.3 Desktop Window

I didn't find the features I want.  :(

Post New Requests Here / IDEA: AutoMaximize Windows
« on: April 03, 2013, 07:23 PM »
I've been refused already in other forum...

Still, I think it a great Idea.

Possible?  :Thmbsup:

Post New Requests Here / IDEA: Close All Windows
« on: April 03, 2013, 07:11 PM »
There is this app:

Since the Developer has no time to improve it I need a new app will deal with closing Windows, and enable various options of closing:
•   Close All - close all windows (would behave like this:
•   Close App - would close all windows of current app (all windows of Word/IE/Windows Explorer etc).
•   Close Group - would close all windows of current Group (By using RaMMicHaeL's 7+ Taskbar Tweaker you can group different apps windows to 1 group in Taskbar).
•   Close all windows except current Window (would close everything except the active window)
•   Close all windows except current app (Example: If I want to close all windows except all the windows of Windows Explorer app)

Closing all Tabs / Except current Tab - I'm not using Tabs, so I don't know. Mmm, Maybe In Word - to close all documents but leave Word app open.

A new EXE program would be welcom, but even to implement those great features in HotkeyP ( ; [Add] Commands --> Window --> Close window) I will be grateful.

Possible?  :Thmbsup:

Screenshot Captor / I can't use the program - Hebrew Support
« on: April 03, 2013, 10:37 AM »
The letters I typing in TextBox are not Hebrew. There is a BUG.
Also. I think I can't write in Hebrew and English aligments in the same TextBox (LTR and RTL).

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