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by nikos
2021 Oct 15, 18:12
Forum: xplorer² Professional
Topic: xplorer2 beta version 5.007
Replies: 12
Views: 311

Re: xplorer2 beta version 5.007

sorry but it's not easy to switch dialog sizes like that... and since xplorer2 is popular with the elderly mostly, and we're not getting any younger, us mature people need bigger fonts :)
by nikos
2021 Oct 14, 18:27
Forum: xplorer² Professional
Topic: xplorer2 beta version 5.007
Replies: 12
Views: 311

Re: xplorer2 beta version 5.007

you mean the dialogs? it's not easy to resize them... I only increased the font size by 1, from 8 to 9 points
by nikos
2021 Oct 14, 11:14
Forum: xplorer² Professional
Topic: Some suggestions for the great new 5 version
Replies: 14
Views: 521

Re: Some suggestions for the great new 5 version

but that's what I say, if you use winscp to do the transfer of files, you can take care of all necessary conversions at the time of transfer
you keep all your files as "windows" and when you send them to servers they are converted to unix style
by nikos
2021 Oct 14, 07:44
Forum: xplorer² Professional
Topic: Some suggestions for the great new 5 version
Replies: 14
Views: 521

Re: Some suggestions for the great new 5 version

I will pencil it down as a future improvement but you know that F9 can do all sorts of files, and newlines are only for odd people like me and you that still use plain text files. how do you get these differences anyway? Perhaps you need a better FTP program like winscp that converts the formats aut...
by nikos
2021 Oct 14, 05:12
Forum: xplorer² Professional
Topic: xplorer2 beta version 5.007
Replies: 12
Views: 311

Re: xplorer2 beta version 5.007

no, only one command for scrap windows
by nikos
2021 Oct 14, 05:11
Forum: xplorer² Professional
Topic: Windows 11 layout weirdness(es)
Replies: 17
Views: 275

Re: Windows 11 layout weirdness(es)

now I've changed the code to use webdings they bring back marlett, typical !
anyway one less thing to worry about
btw none of your pics shows
by nikos
2021 Oct 14, 05:09
Forum: xplorer² Professional
Topic: Some suggestions for the great new 5 version
Replies: 14
Views: 521

Re: Some suggestions for the great new 5 version

so you want to turn xplorer2 into windiff? :)
by nikos
2021 Oct 13, 05:06
Forum: xplorer² Professional
Topic: xplorer2 beta version 5.007
Replies: 12
Views: 311

Re: xplorer2 beta version 5.007

they look daft but you won't believe the problems I had with them... lost a couple of days and decided to stuff it :)
by nikos
2021 Oct 12, 05:52
Forum: xplorer² Professional
Topic: xplorer2 beta version 5.007
Replies: 12
Views: 311

Re: xplorer2 beta version 5.007

so much for unicode installers!?
anybody here using xplorer2 in far east? Do you see funny question marks?

ps. the weird thing is that the titlebar is showing the 2 exponent correctly but the internal text not!?

never mind, problem sorted
by nikos
2021 Oct 12, 05:49
Forum: xplorer² Professional
Topic: Windows 11 layout weirdness(es)
Replies: 17
Views: 275

Re: Windows 11 layout weirdness(es)

only the X in the dock panes

ps does win11 have the webdings font?
by nikos
2021 Oct 11, 16:39
Forum: xplorer² Professional
Topic: Windows 11 layout weirdness(es)
Replies: 17
Views: 275

Re: Windows 11 layout weirdness(es)

I just got prompted to upgrade to win11. So it looks like the deed is done and I must find a workaround for missing marlett font

has anyone managed to install win11 on a VM? I read that virtualbox fails the "hardware requirements"
by nikos
2021 Oct 11, 08:55
Forum: xplorer² Professional
Topic: xplorer2 beta version 5.007
Replies: 12
Views: 311

xplorer2 beta version 5.007

new release on the horizon, here's a test version for your feedback: https://www.zabkat.com/test/xplorer2_setup64_ult_beta.exe here are the additions in brief, for more information see the changelog (HELP > WHATS NEW menu) * ROBUST COPY WATCHDOG. If F5 file copy command detects a slow progress, then...
by nikos
2021 Oct 10, 13:55
Forum: xplorer² Professional
Topic: Windows 11 layout weirdness(es)
Replies: 17
Views: 275

Re: Windows 11 layout weirdness(es)

there's no clean solution about multimonitor issues, some people get by either ticking or unticking the multimonitor manifest installer option. For others, only tweaking the compatibility display/DPI options have any results. sorry I only have a laptop and cannot help more anyway, good multimonitor ...
by nikos
2021 Oct 10, 12:24
Forum: xplorer² Professional
Topic: build 5.003 released
Replies: 8
Views: 415

Re: build 5.003 released

you can blame the pirates...
anyway this is a chore you have to do at most once every 3 years, so it's not the end of the world :)
by nikos
2021 Oct 10, 12:22
Forum: xplorer² Professional
Topic: Windows 11 layout weirdness(es)
Replies: 17
Views: 275

Re: Windows 11 layout weirdness(es)

win10 has the marlett font.
so win11 to save amazing amount of 27,724 bytes occupied by marlett.ttf, decided to break all the older programs that use it :roll:
let's see if it will reappear for the final release of win11...