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#692 Search Tool has an Annoying Feature
Author: user 1nd1g0
Date created:
Type: question
Visibility: Everybody
Assigned to: admin JPEXS
Labels: GUI
State: closed Help

> What steps will reproduce the problem? Go to Tools > Search Wait for a long time.... Search Returns Click on 'Go To' > What is the expected output? What do you see instead? Expected that the 'GoTo' List will stay in Place!!!!!!!! Instead the 'GoTo'Window vanishes and you have to repeat the search and wait another long time if you want to 'Goto' another Result!!!!!!! > What version of the product are you using? On what operating system? 3.0 on Win 7 64 Bit > Please provide any additional information below. Attach the file you have problem with if neccessary. If you do not want to publish files YOU CAN CHANGE VISIBILITY TO PRIVATE
It is not a bug. It was designated this way. If you want to open the class without closing that dialog, you can double click the script name. Maybe we should change the caption from "Go to" to "Goto and close". Or what other users think? If you read this, please say your opinion: Should "Go to" button close the dialog? Also note: repeated searching should take less time as the files are already decompiled and cached.
Title: Search Tool has an Annoying Bug→Search Tool has an Annoying Feature
Type: bug→question
Assigned:admin JPEXS
I know that you can double click to 'GoTo' without closing the dialog, but since it is unusual to have just 1 'search' result, why on earth would one want to 'GoTo and Close' otherwise? Very, very POOR design! If searches were properly cached (ffDec leaves a huge number of Temp files in the 'Temp' Directory) then it would not matter so much. But it does take a really long time to perform the search AGAIN, although it may be faster now that I've upgrade my 'Boot' Drive to SSD.
I still think this is a bug that needs to be fixed. Repeated searches are a lot faster now, but the window really needs to stay open after a 'Goto'!
This was fixed in nightly 1825.
State: new→upgraded
State: upgraded→closed