Re: windows search doesn't give expected results when using hyphens.
> I am trying to look through a list of files where the name has dashes.
> for example, the filenames look like "2009-01-14-09-08_123.wav"
> When I type 2009-01-14 or "2009-01-14"(typing quotes) in the search field, I
> get all files that have 2009, 01 and 14 in them but not exclusively
> "2009-01-14". For example, I would get this as a result:
> "2009-01-01-14-08_123.wav" which is not what I wanted.
> How do i force windows search to only list files that are exactly like the
> string I typed in?
Win+F4 >Tools >Folder options >Search Tab >Un-check "Find partial matches".
Not 100% sure if this will give you what you want, but worth a try.