If You didn't find answer to question regarding Nimi Places - You can always request help by contacting Us - using one of methods enlisted in Contact page section.
To add label in containers supporting this feature:
To add new location to be displayed on the desktop:
After selecting new location, it will be enlisted under its container type subcategory of added elements list. New container will be displayed after closing settings window (which happens automatically, when it loses focus) and not immediately.
To change icon size in containers supporting this feature You can:
To change container location and time loading:
To change container theme for containers supporting this feature:
To change icon display style in Place container:
To change Place container title:
To clear thumbnails cache, force its rebuild:
All of following require application restart to be applied.
To create new files & folders filter:
To crop images in image preview:
Please ensure that archive is ran with enough privileges (e.g.: administrator rights) for reading/writing files in given location or consider unpacking application in different directory.
If available privilege isolation, restricts passing messages from lower to higher MIC level. Therefore, simplifying Nimi Places has to run on:
Therefore, we recommend running Nimi Places from under Program Files location and ensuring that running User has enough rights to interact with other processes.
Process starting for the first time (e.g.: after just being downloaded) or uncommon locations might run with lowest MIC level, thus might not be able to interact with other ones.
If supported application default MIC level should be adjusted using ICACLS command. For example Nimi Places should be set to medium MIC level by:
After restart Nimi Places should run then on medium MIC level.
To change Place container title settings:
To install new theme:
To open container settings:
To open settings click on Nimi Places icon (contour of box with two paper sheets) in tray notification area
To preview video, audio, image in containers supporting this feature:
To run Nimi Places automatically on system start:
To sort files in containers supporting this feature:
Nimi Places is an portable and does not require installation. Therefore it can be just deleted, however we suggest firstly disabling it from automatic startup if manually enabled.
Nimi Places most likely was not or failed to register for automatic startup. This can be verified by:
If Nimi Places does not run automatically with system startup despite of registration requests, consider using alternative method by placing shortcut to its executable under Startup folder. To open startup folder type "shell:startup" in run command prompt.
Files of template created container are by default located in its directory, which is placed under "Containers" sub-folder of application data directory.
Nevertheless, please note that not all template created containers actually create new directories - some might use default directories that are dedicated for given content instead (e.g.: My Documents, My Pictures).
If Nimi Places executable is located under Program Files sub-directory - its application data is stored in current user profile home directory under ".Nimi Places" sub-folder. Otherwise, application data is stored under "Places" sub-folder of executable root directory.