Re: Vista search difficulty
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"sanderl" <email@example.com> wrote in message
>I always search on '.pdf' or '.doc' or if I want all files in some folders
> select them and search for '.'
> but it would be great when microsoft integrade the search-function of
> windows 98, because there you could search on name/date (create, last
> ...)/file type/file size
> (I use windows 98 as example, I don't know if the other windows-versions
> the same 'file searching')
> "RSD78" wrote:
>> I can't find a way to search for file types in Vista without entering
>> part of
>> a file name. For example, if I want to search my C drive for all PDF
>> or all photos, the search function won't work without entering text from
>> file name (which doesn't work, because all files of a particular type
>> necessarily share letters or characteristics in their names). Has anyone
>> else experienced this problem, or am I missing something? Thanks for any
>> help you can offer.
>> - Rich