Version 18.104.22.168 (December 8, 2017)
[new] Added two command line options that allow the load of saved search criteria and saved restrictions, from XML files
[fix] Fixed bug where sometimes neither ASCII nor unicode were selected in Content restrictions
[new] New Tool Strip: "Tools", with a new item: Tools-> "Charts", to help analyse results
[new] New option to invert selected results in Edit-> Invert selected results
Version 22.214.171.124 (July 5, 2017)
[fix] While searching inside files (content restriction), case insensitive was not functioning correctly missing some results
[fix] PayPal address textbox is now read-only
[new] Command line options that allow the start of an automatic search from command line loading search parameters.
Version 126.96.36.199 (June 6, 2017)
[fix] Fixed bug when CSearcher was last opened on a removed secondary screen, it didn't display main form (was on an invalid area)
[new] New function (menu Edit) that allows to remove selected item(s) from results
[new] New function (menu Help) that allows to open the folder where CSearcher is running from (useful for manual updates)
[fix] Added protection notification when trying to open several notepad or HexViewer results
[alt] Small layout tweaks
Version 188.8.131.52 (May 16, 2017)
[new] New form when adding regex patterns. It has detailed explanation of Regex patters and a Regex expression tester.
[new] New option (menu Option) to limit Max depth of subfolder search
[fix] Fixed bug when always on top was checked, other dialog forms were not always on top and could not be accessed
[fix] Fixed bug on add patterns form when adding empty patterns
[fix] Fixed warning display bug sometimes showing while searching
Version 184.108.40.206 (May 8, 2017)
[fix] Fixed bug that displayed error message on startup
Version 220.127.116.11 (May 8, 2017) replaced by 18.104.22.168
[new] New option (menu Option) to limit Max number of results
[new] New option (menu Option) to Keep results on new search
[new] New option (menu Edit or shortcut key Alt+F) that copies to clipboard the folder of selected results
[fix] Fixed a couple of bugs in keyboard shortcuts
[fix] Fixed small layout bugs on main form
· Startup bug, replaced by 22.214.171.124
Version 126.96.36.199 (March 9, 2017)
[new] Most controls have now tooltips to provide functional help
[alt] Content restriction has options to search inside files for containing string with case sensitive or insensitive text
[alt] Mainform layout changes and small fixes
[alt] Introduction of search mode, which replaces the old "containing text" with new simple mode and exact modes
[new] Introduction of Regex mode that allows for regular expression searches and exclusions
[new] New Pattern restrictions tab, with a new ability to exclude subfolders from searches
[alt] Name exclusions moved to new Pattern restrictions tab
[fix] Fixed a small layout problem in Delete permanently form
[fix] Fixed a bug while permanently deleting objects. Objects with unicode characters were not deleted
[fix] Fixed some bugs on MD5 time remaining calculation. The current file name is now displayed in MD5 form while calculating hash
Version 188.8.131.52 (February 24, 2017)
[new] Completely redesigned MD5 code. Calculating MD5 is now slightly faster (aound 10-20%).
[new] While calculating MD5, there is now a form with progress details and an option to cancel. Avoided "not responding" on main form
[new] The path of result files is shown as a 'tooltip' over the file name. This can be disabled in menu "View->No Results Name tooltip"
[new] New scrollable form to inform about new versions.
Version 184.108.40.206 (February 4, 2017)
[fix] Results view last state when loaded was not reflected properly
[new] Completely redesigned delete code. Permanently deleting objects is now much faster. Up to 5x faster than Windows Explorer
[new] Before deleting objects a new options dialog is displayed with possibility to skip errors. Shift+delete is now allowed.
[new] While deleting objects there is now a new form with progress details
Version 220.127.116.11 (January 29, 2017)
[fix] After importing XML file, CSearcher was stuck and did not show any results from new searchers.
[fix] Export to XML was not working, XML option was outputting in TSV format
[fix] Fixed auto hide options on start not working
[new] Improved results filtering speed by a noticeable factor. Around 4-5X faster!
[new] Export feature moved to "File menu". Added XML and TSV format. New export form that adds more exporting options.
[new] Ability to import XML saved results
[new] Feature that allows loading and saving of Search Criteria and Restrictions in "File menu"
[new] New option to clear all results in Edit-> Clear all results
[new] After MD5 calculation if CSearcher shows MD5 column (it was hidden), CSearcher now scrolls right (if needed) to show MD5 column
[fix] On startup when trying to load last searched folders, if a folder is not accessible it is not added anymore
[fix] Layout fixes and improvements
[fix] Don't allow empty directory to be added
[new] Completely redesigned search method/algorithm. Improved performance on fast disks. 100% Windows low level fast native method
[new] Improved memory usage. Around 30% less memory usage.
[fix] Several small optimizations and big fixes
[fix] Fixed bug when restricting by "Newer than accessed date".
[fix] Fixed bug when containing search or exclude pattern was one character long
[new] Now it can perform searches inside long path name folders over 260 characters long
[new] When a result has a path longer than the system maximum length is selected, an alert is displayed!
[fix] Fixed rare bug where restriction icons could display icon in wrong tab
[new] Check online for newer versions, on start or manually
[fix] Fixed bug when starting a new search if there were objects selected. They are cleared now
[alt] "Delete object(s)" message box information text was clarified.
[new] Edit->Copy Name/full path/MD5 now is able to copy 1 or more selected objects
[new] Edit->Copy Name/full path/MD5 can now be accessed through shortcut keys
Auto scroll information about current directory being searched.
Performance improvement when searching for thousands of objects in fast disks
Performance improvement handling thousands of objects (mainly deleting and others operations)
New filters to hide folders and files
Fixed selecting and right clicking over hundreds of thousands of objects (faster now)
Clarified warning about empty containing/non containing strings.
Fixed Ascii/Unicode layout positioning
Added option to search files not containing text
Added state icons to restrictions options
Multiple size options: added GB
Options checkboxes state is no longer preserved. It was confusing.
Small Layout fixes
[fix] Improved error handling
[new] Multiple size options: autosize, in bytes, in KB, in MB
[new] Move UP/Down search folders changing search order
[fix] Small Layout fixes
[new] Added more custom icons to layout improving visual clarity
[new] Integrated with Notepad++. If installed option to open with Notepad++ is available
[new] New Command line option to add all available drives (ex:c:\ e:\) to search folders on startup
[new] New browse form that allows multiple folders paths to be selected (browse button)
[fix] Last column sort state is not preserved any more.
[fix] HotKey KeyCode not initialized correctly
[new] Tab selected is now preserved
[new] Results new option: Search with CSearcher (only directories)
[alt] removed *text* buttons. Default search uses filesystem syntax. For searches that contain pattern you should check "Containing text"
[alt] multi patterns separator changed from ; to | because ; is a valid character in file system naming
[new] New option to manually add search folders. It also has a combobox with last searched directories (separeted by "|")
[new] When CSearcher starts whith no parameters, it will load last searched directories.
[alt] Removed clear "pattern" buttons. They were redundant
[fix] Small fix to menu icons (folder, notepad)
[new] Option to restore minimized CSearcher using a Windows HotKey. Ability to configure custom HotKey in Options menu.
[new] Results columns state (visibility, size) is now saved and restored after restart
[new] When opening previous patterns or last exclude patterns pressing the delete key will delete selected entry
[alt] asks for permission when register/unresgistering CSearcher in options menu, no more restarting csearcher with admin privileges
[new] check for command line folders access on program loading before adding to search dir box
[new] Windows taskbar icon taskbar state animation (Only on Windows 7 and superior versions)
[fix] small fixes and improvements
[new] new shortcuts keys for open result, open parent folder, hex viewer, md5
[new] new Pause button, allows pausing while searching.
[fix] delete function was not permanently deleting directories not empty
[fix] fixed delete function while items were sorted
[fix] clear selected results after those results are deleted
[new] pressing delete key with results selected will call delete function
[new] pressing CTRL+C will copy selected results, pressing CTRL+X will cut selected results
[new] new feature that allows renaming a result file or folder. Press F2 or right click and rename!
[fix] fixed ui of date time pickers for "date options" for better display
[new] only allow numeric input in larger than and smaller than textboxes
[fix] Unregister from Windows Explorer Context Menu not working properly
[fix] Config.xml was not loaded from exe folder
[alt] 1st time values and default values now enable subdirectories, show files and show folders checkboxes
[new] Clear buttons for clearing Search pattern(s):" and "Exclude pattern(s)
[new] Added tray icon
[new] Added option to minimize to tray
[fix] Small fixes in menu strip
[fix] If CSearcher cannot load configuration file (config.XML) a message is displayed and default values are loaded
[fix] Resolved flickering problem in status progress bar while searching files
[new] Added remove sorting option in "view menu" to disable any result sorting