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Re: Feature Request: Rename "open" files :)

Tue Nov 21, 2017 4:40 pm

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Re: Feature Request: Rename "open" files :)

Tue Nov 21, 2017 6:25 pm

Well we have agreement to do this.

It definitely will not be in the initial V7 release, leaving the question of "When will this happen?" The intention is to do it in one of the following releases and I am hopeful that it will not more than a build or two after that.

I hope that helps.
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Re: Feature Request: Rename "open" files :)

Wed Nov 22, 2017 7:27 pm

Paul - Tracker Supp wrote:
Well we have agreement to do this.

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Re: Feature Request: Rename "open" files :)

Wed Nov 22, 2017 8:00 pm

Tracker Software support staff and developers are awesome!

Special credits go to support staff for patience and David.P for years long resilience and determination :)
 
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Re: Feature Request: Rename "open" files :)

Thu Nov 23, 2017 2:14 pm

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Re: Feature Request: Rename "open" files :)

Mon Nov 27, 2017 3:58 pm

This would be a very useful feature. As the original poster noted, rename is accomplished by closing a file, renaming it, and re-opening it. It is NOT the same as renaming an open file and keeping it open the entire time. So much unnecessary resistance to a very, very good idea. My document scanner saves PDF files as document (1), document (2), and I don't always get a chance to rename them according to their content at the moment I am scanning. I come back and open each one and then rename them. I can't tell exactly what they are from thumbnails. This feature would help tremendously.

Hope to see it sooner rather than later.

FWIW, I've written software in C++ under Windows and linux. Its just a matter of understanding what the users are asking for and not getting bogged down on why you don't think they should ask for it. The Mozilla team still doesn't appreciate why users want to right click and print web pages. I am grateful that the Tracker Software developers are not as hostile to users.
 
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Re: Feature Request: Rename "open" files :)

Thu Nov 30, 2017 12:24 pm

Thanks for your input Rodrick!

It will not happen for the build we are releasing later today, but will be in one of the next few!

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