File manager not expandable
Thread poster: Axel Thomas

Axel Thomas  Identity Verified
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Apr 2, 2007

My file manager is displayed with the plus sign in front of the project name but I cannot expand the view. There are more than 400 files in my actual project but to open a file I have to use the project manager now. This is time consuming as a lot of files only contain just some words.
I tried opening another project but I cannot expand the file list. The only entry is the project name. Clicking in the "+" sign doesn't function.
Any idea? By the way, my Windows Explorer works fine, so no problem from that side.
I suppose it is a problem with the general settings but I have no idea so far.

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Olaf Reibedanz  Identity Verified
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Provisional solution Apr 2, 2007

Hi Axel,

I don't know why this is happening but I have a provisional solution for you that might work: If you double click on the name of the project folder in the File Navigator, you will see all your 400 files in a two column view (as though all of them were part of the same file). In this way you will be able to edit them all at once.

Hope this helps!


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David Turner  Identity Verified
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Repair project and restart DVX? Apr 5, 2007

That has happened to me, on a few occasions. I've usually found that repairing the project and restarting DVX does the trick.
David Turner

[Edited at 2007-04-05 10:21]

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