Please try to hold the CTRL key while starting. This way you can reset the startup settings. The reset registration data option will clear the current registration and may clear problems related to the registration data.
We have reports from some users that the registration data gets lost when updating from v5 to v6. A workaround is to re-install v6 in a new / empty folder (e.g. Program Files/WinNc 6/)
WinNc v5, v6 and v7 users can upgrade WinNc to v8 for free. Older WinNc (v1 – v4.8) users can upgrade for € 10,- Mail us with your registration data and we will send you an upgrade link >>
To check if bugs are already fixed we also we recommend to update the beta versions. All the latest small fixes are active there. (Options > Options > “Update beta versions”) The beta version is only available to registered users.
Using WinNc (16)
After the first attempt to copy a file under administrator condition WinNc blocks access to network drives. Sometimes an error message appears. This is a known issue under Windows 8.x and Windows 10 and this is described at Microsoft Technet: … Continue reading
Answer by Karen Mullen: Press down the CTL key when you execute the file or when you click on the WinNc icon. This will give you a window in which you can choose how far you want to go to return … Continue reading
You need to right click on the icon instead of the filename, right clicking the filename will select the file.
WinNc will check all network drives and CD-ROM whether they are ready. Most CD-ROM stations and network stations may take some time to check. You can disconnect network drives you do not use to make WinNc start faster.
Drag the directory just underneath the panel in the grey area. WinNc will create a tab for this directory. Now you can click on this tab every time you want to reach this directory. You can change its properties by … Continue reading
Future: 32-bit vs 64-bit (1)
WinNc is currently 32 bit and therefore can only show installed 32 bit shell extensions (menu items in file context menu). To enable them in WinNc, you’ll need to install the 32 bit versions of the applications. This problem will … Continue reading
Drag the icon to an empty space on the button bar. You can change it’s properties by right clicking.
Option 1: Hold down the CTRL key when starting WinNc. Please try to hold the CTRL key while starting. This way you can reset the application settings. The reset registration data option will clear the current registration and may clear … Continue reading