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I would really appreciate some help with the version of Windows Vista Home Premium that I'm using. In the previous version of Windows, I was able to search folders and files with the following criteria:

search file type: *.doc (i.e., all document files)
search text within a file: this allowed me to choose a keyword and limit the search to .doc files that had that keyword in them.

I can't find this feature in windows vista home premium. If I select "advanced search" the pop-up has options for: Location, date, size, name (i.e., the filename), Tags, and Authors. I figured that "tags" might mean any keyword within a document file, but I don't think that's working.

I find this a major obstacle to finding anything in Vista. Can anyone make a suggestion? (Other than buying a new computer.)
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