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Windows 7: Indexing and searching external drives


25 Oct 2010   #1

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Indexing and searching external drives

Is there a way that I can search and index external drives and USB flash drives from the Start button search?

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25 Oct 2010   #2

Windows 7 Pro/32 Academic. Build 7600
 
 

Yes. Open start, type "index" and from the results, click "index options" you can add or remove anything you want to the index from there. Just make sure that your external drives and flash drives are connected and recognized, first.
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28 Oct 2010   #3

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Thanks for the post.
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