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Windows 7: Search INSIDE of files

11 Nov 2009   #1
tbrothers

Windows7
 
 
Search INSIDE of files

Hi,

I have Windows 7

Is there a way to search INSIDE of files?
How about searching INSIDE of files located on a network share?

Regards,
Terry


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11 Nov 2009   #2
garysgold

Vista Ult 64 bit Seven Ult RTM x64
 
 

Hello tbrothers,

Welcome to 7 Forums.

In Windows Explorer, Organize > Folder and Search options.

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Hope this helps.

Gary


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11 Nov 2009   #3
zigzag3143

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by tbrothers View Post
Hi,

I have Windows 7

Is there a way to search INSIDE of files?
How about searching INSIDE of files located on a network share?

Regards,
Terry
inside files dor what? there isnt much clear text for you to search.

Ken J
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11 Nov 2009   #4
tbrothers

Windows7
 
 

Thanks Gary - That's exactly what I was looking for.

zigzag - I have a couple of thousand plain text files (.txt) in which I search the contents. Searching content also includes Word, Excel and other documents which I also search on a regular basis.

Regards,
Terry
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11 Nov 2009   #5
garysgold

Vista Ult 64 bit Seven Ult RTM x64
 
 

Your welcome tbrothers. Glad I could help.
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