Opened 9 years ago

Last modified 4 years ago

#7228 new Feature request

Show progress on Windows 7 Taskbar

Reported by: Francois Owned by:
Priority: high Component: FileZilla Client
Keywords: windows 7 GUI Cc: audiosmith@…, will@…, public@…
Component version: Operating system type: Windows
Operating system version: All Vista + Win7

Description

Showing TOTAL progress on the windows 7 taskbar would be very handy..

Change History (4)

comment:1 Changed 8 years ago by audiosmith

Cc: audiosmith@… added
Keywords: windows 7 GUI added
Operating system version: 7All Vista + Win7
Priority: criticalhigh

This would really be a great feature for tracking long uploads in the background!!!

Details on the Win7 Taskbar API here:
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/magazine/dd942846.aspx

he ITaskbarList3::SetProgressState and ITaskbarList3::SetProgressValue methods modify the state of the taskbar progress bar. There are several states available for applications to use: indeterminate, paused, error and normal. The managed equivalent is the Taskbar.ProgressBar.State and Taskbar.ProgressBar.CurrentValue static properties, as well as the Taskbar.ProgressBar.MaxValue property.

Alternate method:

Applications that take advantage of the built-in file operation functionality, added to the Windows Shell in Windows Vista, automatically get taskbar progress support for free. If you use the Win32 SHFileOperation function or IFileOperation interface, your taskbar button will automatically light up with progress information, even if you're invoking the APIs from a console application.

comment:2 Changed 5 years ago by Will Ryan

Any update on this? Would love to see this feature implemented.

comment:3 Changed 5 years ago by Will Ryan

Cc: will@… added

comment:4 Changed 4 years ago by Daniel Beardsmore

Cc: public@… added
Note: See TracTickets for help on using tickets.