Don't want to see the the ..-dir

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Don't want to see the the ..-dir

Post by thire » Sun Jul 31, 2005 7:10 pm

Is it possible to turn off in the options that I see the ".."-directory always? Where?
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Re: I don't want to see the the ..-dir

Post by helmut » Sun Jul 31, 2005 8:27 pm

thire wrote:Is it possible to turn off in the options that I see the ".."-directory always? Where?
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In the options (Tools > Options | Browser > File List) you can deactivate "Folders", this will disable the ".." (which stands for the upper dir). But this will also hide all sub folders.

A special option for exactly hiding the parent dir is not available. I think that such an option would be good, I even think that the parent dir ".." should be hidden by default.
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Post by thire » Sun Jul 31, 2005 8:28 pm

thanks a lot for your answer and for supporting my idea :)
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Post by Dreamer » Sun Jul 31, 2005 9:44 pm

I dissagree, just as option.

Navigation is much easier with [..] item, especially navigation with keyboard - arrows, home, end and enter keys.

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Post by helmut » Sun Jul 31, 2005 9:47 pm

Dreamer wrote:I dissagree, just as option.

Navigation is much easier with [..] item, especially navigation with keyboard - arrows, home, end and enter keys.
Currently, I see little benefit in showing the "..". If you want to navigate quickly to the upper dir, you simply press "Backspace" and there you are.

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Post by Dreamer » Sun Jul 31, 2005 10:53 pm

For me is easier - and faster press Home (or left arrow in my file manager) and Enter, but I don't care, just add an option to choose...

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Post by loth » Thu Aug 11, 2005 3:17 pm

thire wrote:Is it possible to turn off in the options that I see the ".."-directory?
i like to see this feature too.
i use the "up one level" icon and so i dont need to have this ".." thumb to waste any space ;-)

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Re: Don't want to see the the ..-dir

Post by helmut » Thu Aug 11, 2005 8:47 pm

loth wrote:
thire wrote:Is it possible to turn off in the options that I see the ".."-directory?
i like to see this feature too.
i use the "up one level" icon and so i dont need to have this ".." thumb to waste any space ;-)

loth
The ".." should really disappear (by default) in one of the next releases.

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Re: Don't want to see the the ..-dir

Post by xnview » Tue Aug 16, 2005 9:45 am

helmut wrote:
loth wrote:
thire wrote:Is it possible to turn off in the options that I see the ".."-directory?
i like to see this feature too.
i use the "up one level" icon and so i dont need to have this ".." thumb to waste any space ;-)

loth
The ".." should really disappear (by default) in one of the next releases.
Ok, i'll add it
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Re: Don't want to see the the ..-dir

Post by Dreamer » Tue Aug 16, 2005 8:45 pm

xnview wrote:
The ".." should really disappear (by default) in one of the next releases.
Ok, i'll add it
OK, but add a clear option to enable/disable please.

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Post by Guest » Tue Jan 03, 2006 2:26 am

where can i turn it on again? using 1.82 beta2.

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Post by ckit » Tue Jan 03, 2006 2:28 am

XnView Options -> Browser -> Files displayed -> Parent Folder (..)
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Post by Dreamer » Sun Feb 05, 2006 9:33 pm

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