All WinNc functions

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Set same path

SamePath.jpg (Shift+Enter)

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

Search

Search.jpg (Ctrl+F)

Opens a advanced file search panel that allows file search by name and content, including advanced filtering

F3 - View

ViewFile.jpg (F3)

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

Help.jpg (F1)

Opens this help dialog

F2 - Rename

RenameFile.jpg (F2)

Renames the active file in the active folder

F12 - Compress

Compress.jpg (F12)

Opens a dialog to compress the selected files to an archive. Advanced functions like filters can be selected in the dialog.

F4 - Edit

Edit.jpg (F4)

Edits the highlighted file with the internal editor.

Create self extractor

SelfExtractor.jpg

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.

Connect

AddNetwork.jpg

Opens the standard Windows dialog to add a network connection.

Disconnect

RemoveNetwork.jpg

Opens the standard Windows dialog to remove a network connection.

Buy WinNc

Register.jpg

Opens the WinNc registration form.

Dunes

Dunes.jpg

Opens the Dunes website in the default webbrowser.

Update

Update.jpg

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.

Slide show

SlideShow.jpg (Ctrl+S)

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.

FTP

FTP.jpg

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.

Console

Console.jpg (Ctrl+E)

Opens a DOS console below the panel. Here the user can execute DOS commands.

Post bug on Forum

Forum.jpg

Opens the WinNc Forum in the default webbrowser.

Mail

Mail.jpg

Opens the default mail program to send an email to WinNc Support.

F9 - Sizes

CalcSizes.jpg (F9)

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

Attr.jpg (F11)

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

NewTextFile.jpg (Shift+F2)

Creates a new text file in the folder of the active panel.

CD Project

CDProject.jpg

Opens the CD project view. Here the user can compose the CD content and write the contents to an empty writable CD.

Drives left

DrivesLeft.jpg (Alt+F1)

Opens a drive selection frame for the left panel. The user can quickly select a drive by pressing the drive letter key.

Drives right

DrivesRight.jpg (Alt+F2)

Opens a drive selection frame for the right panel. The user can quickly select a drive by pressing the drive letter key.

Options

Options.jpg


Compare folders

CompareFolders.jpg

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

CompareTextFiles.jpg

Opens a dialog that shows the differences between two text files. In this dialog the differences can be merged.

Compare files

CompareFiles.jpg

Compares two files on content (binary) and informs the user if the files differs.

Synchronize

Sync.jpg (Ctrl+Y)

Opens a dialog to synchronize the file content of the two panels. In the dialog advanced options are available.

QuickView

QuickView.jpg (Alt+F3)

Opens a quick viewer to quickly view the content of the active item in the panel

Tree view

TreeView.jpg (Shift+Ctrl+W)

Opens an explorer like tree view frame on left of the frame.

About

About.jpg

Opens the about box (splash screen)

Save MP3 Playlist

PlayList.jpg

Creates an .m3u play list from the selected media files.

Decompress

Decompress.jpg (Alt+Enter)

Opens a dialog to decompress a set of selected archives. Advanced functions like filters can be selected in the dialog.

Select group

SelectGroup.jpg

Select files by filter

Deselect group

DeselectGroup.jpg

Deselect files by filter

Select all

SelectAll.jpg

Select all files in panel

Deselect all

DeselectAll.jpg

Deselect all files in panel

Invert selection

InvertSelection.jpg

Inverts the file selection in the panel (all selected files will be unselected and all unselected files will be selected).

Select same extension

SelectSameExtension.jpg

Selects all files with the same extension as the active file.

Text edit

TextEdit.jpg (Shift+F4)

Forces the active file to be edited as a text file

Open editor

OpenEditor.jpg (Ctrl+F4)

Opens the WinNc editor without opening the selected file.

Select external viewer

ExternalViewer.jpg (Shift+F3)

Selects an external viewer for the file type of the active file.

Link

Link.jpg (Shift+F9)

Opens a dialog to create a shortcut link to the selected files. Advanced functions like filters can be selected in the dialog.

Print

Print.jpg

Prints the selected files using the application associated with the file type (for example .doc files will be printed by MS Word).

Encrypt

Encrypt.jpg

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

DeleteFinal.jpg (Shift+F8)

Opens a dialog to delete the selected files without undo possibilities. This means that the files are not moved to the recycle bin.

convert audio

ConvertAudio.jpg

Opens a dialog to convert the selected media files. Advanced functions like target type and oversample methods can be selected in the dialog.

Decrypt

Decrypt.jpg

Opens a dialog to decrypt the selected files with a password.

Switch Panels

SwitchPanels.jpg

Switches the active folders of the panels, so the left panel will get the folder of the right panel and visa versa

Clip box

ClipBox.jpg (Ctrl+B)

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

ZipAndMail.jpg

Creates a ZIP archive of the selected files and attaches it to a new email.

Split file

Split.jpg

This function splits the files in smaller chunks to be transported on CDR or USB

Merge files

Merge.jpg

This function merges files that have been splitted by WinNc

Copy direct

CopyDirect.jpg (Shift+F5)

This function copies the selected files directly to the other panel without confirmation (advanced)

Compress here

CompressHere.jpg (Shift+F12)

This function compresses the selected files directly to a zip in the same panel (advanced)

Network connect

NetConnect.jpg (Ctrl+N)

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

Advanced rename

AdvancedRename.jpg (Shift+F6)

This functions allows renaming a selection of files by different find/replace options.

Undo

Undo.jpg (Ctrl+Z)


Redo

Redo.jpg (Shift+Ctrl+Z)


F5 - Copy

CopyFiles.jpg (F5)

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

DeleteFiles.jpg (F8)

Opens a dialog dialog to delete the selected files from the active panel. Advanced functions like filters can be selected in the dialog.

Refresh

Refresh.jpg (Ctrl+R)

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

MoveFiles.jpg (F6)

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

Quit.jpg (F10)

Closes WinNc

F7 - New folder

NewFolder.jpg (F7)

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

Filequicklocate.jpg (Character key)

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

Filequicksearch.jpg (Shift+Character key)

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].

Thumbnail view

Thumbnailview.jpg (Ctrl+T)

Toggles the panel between notmal view and thumbnail view where the user can preview the image files.

Copy to clipboard

Copytoclipboard.jpg (Ctrl+C)

Copies the selected files to clipboard which can be pasted in the panel or anywhere else in Windows.

Copy path

Copypath.jpg (Ctrl+Shift+C)

Copies the path names of the selected files to clipboard which can be pasted as text.

Navigate back

Navigateback.jpg (Shift+Left)

Navigates to the previous folder.

Navigate forward

Navigateforward.jpg (Shift+Right)

Navigates forward after navigating back.

Navigate to drive root

Navigatetodriveroot.jpg (\)

Navigates to the root of the current drive.

Navigate a folder up

Navigateafolderup.jpg (Backspace)

Navigates one folder upward.

Add folder tab

Addfoldertab.jpg (Ctrl+Enter)

Adds a folder tab based on the selected folder

Toggle panel and navigation bar

Togglepanelandnavigationbar.jpg (~)

Toggles between the panel and the navigation bar (the shortcut button '`' is located above the Tab button).