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* [[#Layout|Layout]]
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* [[Options#Layout|Layout]]
* [[#Display| Display]]
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* [[Options#Display| Display]]
* [[#Font|Font]]
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* [[Options#Font|Font]]
* [[#Color|Color]]
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* [[Options#Color|Color]]
* [[#Tabstops|Tabstops]]
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* [[Options#Tabstops|Tabstops]]
* [[#Folder Tabs|Folder Tabs]]
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* [[Options#Folder Tabs|Folder Tabs]]
* [[#Custom columns|Custom columns]]
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* [[Options#Custom columns|Custom columns]]
* [[#Language|Language]]
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* [[Options#Language|Language]]
* [[#Operation|Operation]]
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* [[Options#Operation|Operation]]
* [[#Edit/View|Edit/View]]
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* [[Options#Edit/View|Edit/View]]
* [[#Copy/Delete|Copy/Delete]]
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* [[Options#Copy/Delete|Copy/Delete]]
* [[#FTP|FTP]]
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* [[Options#FTP|FTP]]
* [[#Plugins|Plugins]]
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* [[Options#Plugins|Plugins]]
* [[#Thumbnails|Thumbnails]]
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* [[Options#Thumbnails|Thumbnails]]
* [[#Packer|Packer]]
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* [[Options#Packer|Packer]]
* [[#Zip packer|Zip packer]]
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* [[Options#Zip packer|Zip packer]]
* [[#Misc|Misc]]
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* [[Options#Misc.|Misc.]]
  
== Layout ==
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<div align="center">Back to [[Configuration|Configuration]]</div>
 
 
Screen layout
 
* Show button bar
 
* Show drive buttons
 
 
 
* Show two drive button bars (fixed width, above file windows)
 
* Flat icons
 
 
 
* Show drive combobox
 
* Show directory tabs
 
* Show current directory
 
* Show buttons for history list and hotlist
 
 
* Show tabstop header
 
* Show status bar
 
* Show command line
 
* Show functions key buttons
 
 
 
* Flat user interface (button bar configured seperately)
 
 
 
 
 
== Display ==
 
File display
 
* Show hidden/system files (for experts only!)
 
* Use long names
 
* Show old 8.3 filenames lowercase (like explorer)
 
* Always load complete directory tree
 
* Tree: Press ENTER to open Dir in other window
 
* Show parent dir also in root of drive
 
* Show overlay icons, e.g. for links
 
 
 
Show symbols to the left of the filename
 
* All associated + EXE/LNK (slow, 32-bit only)
 
* All
 
* Only standard symbols
 
* No symbols
 
* EXE/LNK not on floppy
 
* EXE/LNK not on net
 
 
 
Sorting directories
 
* Always by name
 
* Like files (also by time)
 
 
 
 
 
Help texts
 
* Show help texts for buttons (tooltips)
 
* Show volume labels/network paths for drives
 
* Show filename in list as tooltip if truncated
 
* Win32-style tips with file comments (if available)
 
 
 
 
 
== Font ==
 
 
 
* File list font (Change font -Button)
 
* Main window font (Change font -Button)
 
* Dialog box font (Change font -Button)
 
* Symbol size e.g. 16x16
 
 
 
 
 
== Color ==
 
 
 
* Font color:
 
* Background:
 
* Mark color:
 
* Cursor color:
 
* Cursor font:
 
 
 
* Others:
 
* Lister
 
* Text color
 
* Background color
 
* Selected text
 
* Link color
 
* Compare by contents:
 
* Differences -text mode
 
* Differences -text mode (selected)
 
* Differences -binary mode
 
* Differences -binary mode (selected)
 
 
 
* Use inverted cursors
 
* Use inverted selection
 
 
 
* Define colors by file type
 
* Define colors by file type (Button)
 
 
 
 
 
== Tabstops ==
 
 
 
Show file extensions:
 
* directly after filename
 
* aligned (with Tab)
 
 
Tabstops
 
* Extension
 
* Size
 
* Date/Time
 
* Attributes
 
* Comments (fixed)
 
 
* Adjust Tabs to window width
 
* Show century in date (20xx)
 
* Use 12 hour AM/PM format
 
* Show directory count in footer
 
 
* Size display:
 
  bytes,
 
  kbytes,
 
  dynamic (x k/M/G),
 
  dynamic (x.x k/M/G)
 
 
 
* In footer:
 
  bytes,
 
  kbytes,
 
  dynamic(x k/M/G),
 
  dynamic (x.x k/M/G)
 
 
* Default-Button
 
 
 
 
 
== Folder Tabs ==
 
 
 
* Folder tab headers
 
* Show tab header also when there is only one tab
 
* Tabs on multiple lines
 
* All tabs have same width
 
* Limit tab title lenght to: XX characters
 
* Confirm close all tabs
 
* Close tab on double click
 
* Ctrl+Up opens new tab in foreground
 
* Open new tabs near current tab
 
* Show locked tabs with an asterisk*
 
* Activate target panel when clicking on one of its Tabs
 
 
 
 
 
== Custom columns ==
 
 
 
Custom columns configurations (sort with drag&drop)
 
 
 
 
 
== Language ==
 
 
 
* Change the language
 
* Main menu file
 
 
 
 
 
== Operation ==
 
 
 
Main program:
 
* Allow only 1 copy of Total Commander at a time
 
* Move icon to system tray when mimimized
 
 
 
Mouse selection mode
 
* Use right mouse button (as in Norton Commander)
 
* Left mouse button (Windows standard)
 
 
 
Selection (with Gray+)
 
* Select files only
 
* Also select directories
 
 
 
NTFS daylight saving correction
 
* Ignore 1 hour time delay
 
 
 
Save on exit
 
* Directories
 
* Panels (brief/full, etc)
 
* Old command lines
 
 
 
Quick search (current dir)
 
* Ctrl+Alt+Letters
 
* Alt+Letters
 
* Letters only
 
* Letters - with search dialog
 
* Disabled
 
 
 
Calculate space occupied by subdirectories
 
* when selecting with the space bar
 
* beforecopying/deleting
 
 
 
File comments:
 
Preferred type
 
* files.bbs
 
* descript.ion
 
* DOS charset
 
* Copy comments with files
 
* Read from both
 
 
 
* Button: FS-Plugins
 
 
 
 
 
== Edit/View ==
 
 
 
Viewer for F3
 
* Internal Viewer with file under cursor (F3)
 
* Internal Viewer with selected files (Shift+F3)
 
* External Viewer (Alt+F3)
 
 
* Button: Associations
 
 
* Default:notepad.exe
 
 
* Button: Configure internal viewer (Configure Lister)
 
 
 
Editor for F4:
 
* (Editor): path to your editor
 
 
 
 
 
== Copy/Delete ==
 
 
 
Copy method (for experts only)
 
* Use default method only (reliable, not very fast)
 
  Buffer size for small files
 
  Source+Target on same disk: XXXX k
 
  Source+Target on different disks: XXXX k
 
* Also use big file copy mode (not using cache)
 
Buffer sizes for big files:
 
  Source+Target on same disk: XXXXX k
 
  Source+Target on different disks: XXXXX k
 
The following drive letters are on the same physical harddisk (example: CDE,FGH )
 
* Use compatibility mode for the following drives:
 
* XXX Enter drive letters. eg. CDEF, or *
 
* USB sticks
 
* Use copy+paste via explorer (only in case of copy problems)
 
 
 
General Copy+Delete options
 
* Copy date/time of directories
 
* Use Explorer delete method (faster, cannot handle comments)
 
* F8/Del deletes to receycle bin (Shift=directly)
 
 
 
 
 
== FTP ==
 
 
 
* 10 Number of times to retry if FTP server busy
 
* 5 Delay between retries (seconds)
 
 
 
Default transfer mode:
 
Automatic
 
Binary (archives, doc etc.)
 
Text (plain text, html, etc.)
 
 
Open new connections:
 
in the active panel
 
in the left panel
 
in the right panel
 
 
* Create a log file: XXX
 
* All uploads/downloads in background
 
* Use passive mode by default
 
* PORT mode: only use ports from limited range: XXX:XXX
 
* Compress during transfer (MODE Z)
 
* Not on LAN
 
 
 
 
 
== Plugins ==
 
 
 
Download new plugin from ghisler.com
 
Opens your default WEB browser with the plugins page.
 
Installation: After downloading the plugin ZIP file, open it in Total Commander with ENTER and follow the instructions
 
* Download-Button
 
 
 
Packer Plugins (.WCX)
 
Packer plugins are used to open archives not
 
supported internally by Total Commander
 
* Configure-Button
 
 
 
File system plugins (.WFX)
 
File system plugins allow access to disk inaccessible
 
by Windows, e.g. Linux file systems, or to external
 
devices like Palm/PocketPC.
 
* Configure-Button
 
 
 
Lister plugins (.WLX)
 
Lister plugins allow to display file formats like images,
 
spreadsheets. databases etc. in Lister (F3,Ctrl+Q)
 
* Configure-Button
 
 
 
Content plugins (.WDX)
 
Content plugins allow to display extended file details
 
like mp3 tags or image attributes in file lists, or use them
 
in search and rename tool.
 
* Configure-Button
 
 
 
 
 
== Thumbnails ==
 
 
 
Thumbnails: general
 
Database Location (leave empty to disable caching)
 
* XXX (Path to thumbnail database location)
 
* Default -Button
 
 
 
* Copy/delete thumbnail with files
 
* Show custom fields below thumbnails (e.g. image size):
 
* XXX "...more Tabstop header -details"  
 
* Add-Button
 
* Thumbnail size: XXX x XXX Pixels
 
* Fields by type -Button ..."Custom fields by field type"
 
 
Loading Thumbnails:
 
* Get from Lister plugins for: *.*
 
* Use Explorer method (OLE2) for: *.* | *.htm *.html
 
* Get from Irfan-/Xnview for: *.*
 
* Plain Text file thumbnails for: *.txt *.ini
 
 
 
Compact thumbnail database
 
* Remove thumbnails for no longer existing files
 
* Remove thumbnails for currently ejected CDs
 
* Remove thumbnails for inaccessible disks (e.g. Network, USB)
 
*  Start -Button
 
 
 
 
 
== Packer ==
 
 
 
* Treat archives like directories
 
ARJ
 
*  ARJ packer: XXX (path)
 
* Use internal un-ARJ if possible
 
* Pass long filenames to ARJ (ARJ 2.55 or later required)
 
 
 
LHA
 
* LHA packer: XXX (path)
 
* Use internal un-LZH if possible
 
 
RAR
 
* RAR packer: XXX (path)
 
* Use internal un-RAR if possible
 
 
 
UC2
 
* UC2 Packer: XXX (path)
 
 
 
ACE
 
* ACE (> v 1.2b): XXX (path)
 
* Use internal un-ACE if possible
 
 
TAR
 
* Create TAR archives for Linux (unchecked: for SunOS)
 
 
Additional packers
 
* Packer plugins "Configure packer extensions WCXs"-Button
 
 
 
 
 
== Zip packer ==
 
 
 
ZIP
 
* ZIP packer: "pkzip.exe" XXX (path)
 
* Use internal ZIP packer
 
* Use ZIP-NT 2.01
 
ZIP unpacker: "pkunzip exe" XXX (path)
 
* Always use internal unzipping (if possible)
 
 
 
Internal ZIP compression (0-9)
 
* normal compression (6)
 
* maximum compression (9)
 
* fastest compression (1)
 
* other: XX (0=none)
 
 
Directory for temporary files (internal ZIP)
 
* default("set temp=" in autoexec.bat)
 
* other: XXX (path)
 
 
Additional settings
 
* Use 8.3 short filenames
 
* Open partial ZIP files
 
* Set ZIP to newest file date
 
* Keep damaged files (bad CRC)
 
 
 
 
 
== Misc ==
 
 
 
Get confirmation before
 
* Deleting non-empty directories
 
* Overwriting files
 
* Overwriting/Deleting read-only files
 
* Overwriting/Deleting hidden/system files
 
* Drag&drop (copying files with mouse)
 
 
Redifine hotkeys (Keyboard remapping)
 
Hotkey:
 
* Control+ Alt+ Shift+
 
* (user defined)= F1, F2, F3 etc.
 
 
Custom sounds
 
* Configure-Button
 
* Only play for long operations: >(bigger than) 10 s
 

Latest revision as of 01:51, 18 June 2005