Search for files and file contents Windows 8.1


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Searching for files and file contents

Over time as you continue working with Windows 8.1, you'll be creating Folders, Subfolders, Accumulating files. And that will make it difficult to locate certain pieces of information you might be looking for, unless you know about some of the search functionality that's built right in to File Explore. We're going to take a look at it now. We'll continue working with our Exercise Files folder here in File Explorer. You can double-click if you're getting caught up. The Exercise Files folder right on your desktop or wherever it is you can locate the File Explorer icon on the task bar to navigate to any folder you like that might contain some files.

We're going to do a little bit of Filtering and Searching. We'll begin with filtering down our list. Imagine that the list of files continues to grow. There's many, many files, and we're only interested in looking at a certain type of file. Well, in that case, when we go to the view tab ensure Details is selected. We'll see...

Searching for files and file contents
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Searching for files and file contents provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by David Rivers as part of the Windows 8.1 Essential Training

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Business
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Windows
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