moderated Re: Need Easiest Way To Do File Search On Windows 10 PC
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Hi J M,
Thank you for this wonderful and quick tip. It works GREAT!!! I was using longer commands to accomplish the same function.
From: firstname.lastname@example.org [mailto:email@example.com] On Behalf Of JM Casey
Sent: Thursday, February 25, 2021 1:30 PM
Subject: Re: Need Easiest Way To Do File Search On Windows 10 PC
My usual method, rather than searching from the “start search” box, is to go into the drive or folder I know the file is located, hit f3 (which really just moves my cursor two tab positions back from the list view) and type in the search term. It works flawlessly, most of the time, and is really fast at least on my internal drives (both HDD and SSD).
From: firstname.lastname@example.org <email@example.com> On Behalf Of Brian Vogel
Personally, if you do a lot of searching by file name I'd strongly suggest at some point that you download and install Search Everything from voidtools.com.
Brian - Windows 10 Pro, 64-Bit, Version 20H2, Build 19042
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