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In Display Settings, there is the option for "Display end of path if insufficient space for whole path"
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Is there any way to display more than just the very last path segment? ...Or, hide the beginning of the path?

For example, instead of showing something like this:

C:\root\folder01\folder02 ...\folder09\

I would like to be able to see a bit more, like this:

C:\root\folder01\folder02 ...\folder07\folder08\folder09\

In fact, I would be okay with seeing only the last few segments, like this:


Many times, having only the last segment visible isn't helpful. Say for example I am searching for a file and I get a result like this:

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Several files match the search, but the Location column isn't helpful in this case. I know they're all in a "css" subfolder somewhere.

Only when I expand the column a lot will I start seeing useful path information. It would be nice if I could just hide, say, the beginning of the path (highlighted in the image):
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Best answer

Yes, but only in the newer versions of FileLocator Pro. Here's a screenshot from v8:

Truncate middle

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