Nimi Places 20181117 released

Latest build 20181117 of Nimi Places addresses stability issues, optimizes general performance and improves shell support.

After almost 4 months since the last version - we release the latest build 20181117 of Nimi Places, which addresses stability issues and improves shell support, as well as, optimizes general application performance.

Importantly, clipboard and drag and drop handling has been revised, and now use shared handler - support for dropping or pasting non-file shortcuts has been added. Additionally, shortcuts type recognition had been revised.

Nimi Places 20181117

  • Optimized clipped drawing.
  • Optimized container items painting.
  • Optimized desktop preview box.
  • Optimized hourspan selection control drawing.
  • Optimized menus initialization.
  • Optimized messages processing.
  • Revised concurrent registry access initialization.
  • Revised container scrolling calculations.
  • Revised drag and drop and clipboard handling.
  • Revised drag and drop handling paths access synchronization.
  • Revised handling event handles.
  • Revised hexadecimal conversions.
  • Revised labels logic.
  • Revised parallel initialization.
  • Revised recognizing non-filesystem shortcuts.
  • Unified part of drag and drop and clipboard handling.
  • Fixed allowed operations check to expose and change content for cut operations.
  • Fixed display details equality testing.
  • Fixed displaying rules under settings.
  • Fixed double checking timer handles when stopping.
  • Fixed drag and drop to container sub-directories use count not decreased.
  • Fixed hourspan selection control hour grip.
  • Fixed invalid registry access availability could be returned on concurrent initialization.
  • Fixed loading uninitialized items that had hidden attribute.
  • Fixed menu initialization race condition.
  • Fixed midnight detection during initialization.
  • Fixed regular expression pattern not being passed when editing rules.
  • Fixed repainting under mouse items.
  • Fixed retrieving extension handlers.
  • Fixed rules equality testing.
  • Fixed shortcut non-boolean result causing unnecessary conversion.
  • Fixed some routines not locking access when retrieving items paths.
  • Fixed text alignment on pages.
  • Fixed unregistering from listening directory location availability related events.
  • Other changes, fixes and updates.

Mentioned projects

Nimi Places
Organizes desktop into containers, displaying files and folders.

Nimi Places 20180721 released

Build 20180721 of Nimi Places fixes paths related issues and multiple other issues.

Build 20180721 of Nimi Places fixes numerous operating system bitness related issues, path and multiple other issues - importantly fixes 32-bit only as well as older operating systems support.

Nimi Places 20180721

  • Optimized converting HTML to plain text.
  • Changed container IO requests requesting separate thread, while caller had been already revised to run on separate thread.
  • Revised container focus changes handling.
  • Fixed and optimized distribution package unnecessary application path fallbacks checking.
  • Fixed and revised backward compatibility.
  • Fixed container context menu not showing on its empty area.
  • Fixed container visibility menu toggling check state twice.
  • Fixed detecting if running on x64 operating system.
  • Fixed IO requests not being executed on separate thread when requested as variable name was wrongly converted, when removing byte constants use.
  • Fixed menu key repeated press filtering in containers.
  • Fixed methods for detecting Common Program Files and Program Files being swapped for x64.
  • Fixed not passing elements to open all handlers.
  • Fixed path retrieving on 32-bit.
  • Fixed path retrieving using different (scope) variable as token.
  • Fixed registry keys for path checking not being closed.
  • Fixed toggling container name visibility.
  • Fixed token not being used when retrieving path on older operating systems.
  • Fixed x64 redirection handling.
  • Removed Common Program Files redirection handling.
  • Removed open all as different user asking before credentials.
  • Other changes, fixes and updates.

Mentioned projects

Nimi Places
Organizes desktop into containers, displaying files and folders.

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