All WinNc functions
Set same path
Enforces the inactive panel to the same folder as the active panel, for example when the active panel is on C:\, the inactive panel will forced to C:\ as well
Opens a advanced file search panel that allows file search by name and content, including advanced filtering
F3 - View
Opens a viewer dialog to view th active file, when a viewer is available for this type. When no viewer is available, the binary viewer is used.
F1 - Help
Opens this help dialog
F2 - Rename
Renames the active file in the active folder
F12 - Compress
Opens a dialog to compress the selected files to an archive. Advanced functions like filters can be selected in the dialog.
F4 - Edit
Edits the highlighted file with the internal editor.
Create self extractor
Opens a dialog to creates a self-extractor from the selected ZIP file. A self extractor can only be made from a valid zip archive. When the selected file is not a zip file, the function will fail.
Opens the standard Windows dialog to add a network connection.
Opens the standard Windows dialog to remove a network connection.
Opens the WinNc registration form.
Opens the Dunes website in the default webbrowser.
Opens the updater and checks for available updates. By default the updater checks for minor releases. In the WinNc configuration the user can select to check for beta updates as well.
Opens the slide show viewer for image files in the panel. It is also possible to have a slide slow on files in a zip archive or on an FTP folder.
Shows the FTP connections view. In this view the user can browse to an FTP folder as if it is a local drive. It also allows the user to add or delete FTP connections. When the user browses on an FTP server a lot of the standard WinNc functionality keeps working, like copy, view, edit, and so on.
Opens a DOS console below the panel. Here the user can execute DOS commands.
Post bug on Forum
Opens the WinNc Forum in the default webbrowser.
Opens the default mail program to send an email to WinNc Support.
F9 - Sizes
Computes the total size of all files in all (selected) folders and subfolders and shows a summary in a frame below the active panel.
F11 - Attr
Opens a dialog to set the attributes for the selected files in the active panel. Advanced functions like filters can be selected in the dialog.
New text file
Creates a new text file in the folder of the active panel.
Opens the CD project view. Here the user can compose the CD content and write the contents to an empty writable CD.
Opens a drive selection frame for the left panel. The user can quickly select a drive by pressing the drive letter key.
Opens a drive selection frame for the right panel. The user can quickly select a drive by pressing the drive letter key.
Compares the folder content of the two panels. All deviating files or folders are highlighted. The deviations are based on size and date, but optionally also on content.
Compare text files
Opens a dialog that shows the differences between two text files. In this dialog the differences can be merged.
Compares two files on content (binary) and informs the user if the files differs.
Opens a dialog to synchronize the file content of the two panels. In the dialog advanced options are available.
Opens a quick viewer to quickly view the content of the active item in the panel
Opens an explorer like tree view frame on left of the frame.
Opens the about box (splash screen)
Save MP3 Playlist
Creates an .m3u play list from the selected media files.
Opens a dialog to decompress a set of selected archives. Advanced functions like filters can be selected in the dialog.
Select files by filter
Deselect files by filter
Select all files in panel
Deselect all files in panel
Inverts the file selection in the panel (all selected files will be unselected and all unselected files will be selected).
Select same extension
Selects all files with the same extension as the active file.
Forces the active file to be edited as a text file
Opens the WinNc editor without opening the selected file.
Select external viewer
Selects an external viewer for the file type of the active file.
Opens a dialog to create a shortcut link to the selected files. Advanced functions like filters can be selected in the dialog.
Prints the selected files using the application associated with the file type (for example .doc files will be printed by MS Word).
Opens a dialog to encrypt the selected files with a password. Advanced functions like hash and cypher methods can be selected in the dialog.
Delete without undo
Opens a dialog to delete the selected files without undo possibilities. This means that the files are not moved to the recycle bin.
Opens a dialog to convert the selected media files. Advanced functions like target type and oversample methods can be selected in the dialog.
Opens a dialog to decrypt the selected files with a password.
Switches the active folders of the panels, so the left panel will get the folder of the right panel and visa versa
Opens a frame where the user can drag files to, which are temporary kept there where it can be dragged to its target.
Zip and mail
Creates a ZIP archive of the selected files and attaches it to a new email.
This function splits the files in smaller chunks to be transported on CDR or USB
This function merges files that have been splitted by WinNc
This function copies the selected files directly to the other panel without confirmation (advanced)
This function compresses the selected files directly to a zip in the same panel (advanced)
This dialog help connecting to networks shares and allows groups of network shares to be connected or disconnected directly. This tool is more reliable than the Windows network connection tool
This functions allows renaming a selection of files by different find/replace options.
F5 - Copy
Opens a copy dialog to copy the selected files from the active panel to the inactive panel. Advanced functions like filters, fast-copy, and other options can be selected in the dialog.
F8 - Delete
Opens a dialog dialog to delete the selected files from the active panel. Advanced functions like filters can be selected in the dialog.
Refreshed the panel by rereading the directory content. Also the drive toolbar (on top of the panel) will be refreshed. The refresh occurs also in archives, FTP-folders, etc.
F6 - Move
Opens a move dialog to move the selected files from the active panel to the inactive panel. Advanced functions like filters can be selected in the dialog.
F10 - Quit
F7 - New folder
Opens a create folder dialog where a new folder in the active panel can be created. Optionally a colored folder icon can be assigned to the folder
File quick locate
This function quickly locates one or more files in the WinNc panel. It is activated by pressing a letter or number when the panel is active. A locate box opens and all files starting with the types letters are highlighted. It is furthermore possible to toggle between the matching files by pressing [ctrl+up] or [ctrl+down].
File quick search
This function quickly searches one or more files in the WinNc panel. It is activated by pressing Shift plus a letter or number when the panel is active. A locate box opens and all files that contains the types letters are highlighted. It is furthermore possible to toggle between the matching files by pressing [ctrl+up] or [ctrl+down].
Toggles the panel between notmal view and thumbnail view where the user can preview the image files.
Copy to clipboard
Copies the selected files to clipboard which can be pasted in the panel or anywhere else in Windows.
Copies the path names of the selected files to clipboard which can be pasted as text.
Navigates to the previous folder.
Navigates forward after navigating back.
Navigates to the root of the current drive.
Navigates one folder upward.
Add folder tab
Adds a folder tab based on the selected folder
Toggles between the panel and the navigation bar (the shortcut button '`' is located above the Tab button).