PowerDesk v7 and Earlier

Can I open files in PowerDesk with a single-click? (KB004029)
Yes, just check the box that says, “Single-click to open an item”, in Options | Preferences | Lists.
Wed, Jun 29, 2016 at 3:25 PM
Can I use PowerDesk Pro to search through the Windows CAB files and extract a certain file? (KB004028)
PowerDesk cannot extract individual files from CAB files. This type of archive handling is only available for .zip files in PowerDesk.
Wed, Jun 29, 2016 at 3:26 PM
Does PowerDesk Pro support Chinese characters? (KB004027)
PowerDesk does not support the double-byte characters contained with a Chinese character set.
Wed, Jun 29, 2016 at 3:26 PM
During installation of PowerDesk PRO 5 it hangs and will not continue. (KB004026)
If you have Zone Alarm 3 or Zone Alarm 3 Beta running disable them and run the setup of PowerDesk PRO 5 again. If you are unfamiliar on how to do this or ...
Wed, Jun 29, 2016 at 3:26 PM
Generic icons appear after uninstalling Powerdesk. (KB004025)
Icons in Windows are determined by the program associated with the file. If you have generic icons after uninstalling PowerDesk, it is due to the fact tha...
Wed, Jun 29, 2016 at 3:27 PM
How do I get PowerDesk Pro to open to the same folder every time I open it rather than the last folder I was in? (KB004024)
In the Options menu, uncheck "Save settings on Exit" and then set PowerDesk to the directory you want using the "Save Settings Now". A...
Wed, Jun 29, 2016 at 3:27 PM
I can't see any files or folders in the file list! What happened? (KB004023)
The PowerDesk filter settings are probably hiding your files. Go to the View menu and select "Filters…" (or press Ctrl-F). Make sure the followi...
Wed, Jun 29, 2016 at 3:27 PM
I don't want all of the columns to appear in Details View. Is there a way to hide them? (KB004022)
Yes, to hide a column in Details View, just drag the divider between two of the columns to the left as far as it will go. For example, to hide the "S...
Wed, Jun 29, 2016 at 3:28 PM
I get an error that the Help files are missing and I should contact Technical Support. (KB004021)
PowerDesk 4 Pro users will need to contact Technical Support if there is a question that needs to be answered. PowerDesk 5 Pro is not missing any of the h...
Wed, Jun 29, 2016 at 3:28 PM
I have a lot of buttons on my toolbar. How can I get the toolbar to wrap to the next line? (KB004020)
If you go to the "Options" menu, choose "Preferences…", and un-check “Resizable toolbars”, you will now be able to check "Wrap To...
Wed, Jun 29, 2016 at 3:28 PM