09 Jan 2013
Folder Manifest 126.96.36.199 Released
This has a small enhancement: a checkbox to include the directory names in the result, including empty folders (this was previously unsupported). See the download page for the current version.
16 Jul 2012
Weed Killer 188.8.131.52 Released
This is a maintenance release to fix a small bug in the installer, which was missing some assemblies for the worker. No other functionality has changed. The installation package is available on SourceForge.net here.
08 Jul 2012
Weed Killer 184.108.40.206 Released
This is a maintenance release to fix a small bug in the Tester (Weed Killer Manager), which would throw a null object exception on a “live” launch (instead of a “test” launch) as the first attempt. No other functionality has changed. The installation package is available on SourceForge.net here.
22 May 2012
Weed Killer 220.127.116.11 Released
As of this version, all desired features (at least from my initial design intent) are in place. Highlights of the release. Manager: Allow event selections and color selections in tester to be saved and recalled as a named set. Added MRU under a new entry in the File menu (Recent) Substantial improvement to the tester […]
03 Apr 2012
Folder Manifest 18.104.22.168 Released
This has a small enhancement: sorting the folder names and file names. See the download page for the current version.
27 Mar 2012
Weed Killer 22.214.171.124
Weed Killer 126.96.36.199 is now available. See the project page here. This is a maintenance release which corrects an issue with applying NT permissions to folders. Weed Killer is available for download on www.SourceForge.net.
13 Mar 2012
Weed Killer 188.8.131.52 (Stable)
Weed Killer 184.108.40.206 is now available. See the project page here. This is the second stable, production-ready release of the package. Highlights are: Corrected a problem where saving a configuration file, before an active change was accepted or canceled, could corrupt the entry in the file. Added a new ability for an administrator to assign […]
13 Mar 2012
ThreadPooling in .NET 4
I was reading up on (and experimenting with) the new classes introduced for managing the ThreadPool objects in .NET 4, and they are a nice change from previous versions of the framework. One technique I really like is the Task<generic> implementation. I wrote a test piece of code to implement this using a dictionary object, […]
12 Jan 2012
Folder Manifest 220.127.116.11 Released
This has some small enhancements, including options to include time and size, and optionally change the column separation from spaces to tabs, so the result can be copied directly to an Excel spreadsheet. See the download page for the current version.
23 Dec 2011
Bulk File Rename v18.104.22.168
Bulk File Rename is a simple windows form application, which allows complex file renaming within a folder, for all or a selected subset of the files. It supports remove, find/replace, prefix, suffix (root or extension), or “insert at” adjustments, and even supports wild cards and character remapping. See the help screen for examples. It works […]