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Windows 7: Search Command in Win 7`

24 Nov 2009   #1
bigmck

Windows 7 Home Premium 32-Bit - Build 7600 SP1
 
 
Search Command in Win 7`

In XP you could hit the Start key and there was a "Search for File" were you could input a file name and it would find where the file was. Anything like that in Win 7?


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25 Nov 2009   #2
MDR

windows 7 64bit
 
 

hit start button
the blank space before all programs is the search bar. the magnifying glass button is the search button
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25 Nov 2009   #3
richc46

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Windows 7 Home Premium SP1, clean install, upgrade disc
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by bigmck View Post
In XP you could hit the Start key and there was a "Search for File" were you could input a file name and it would find where the file was. Anything like that in Win 7?
The above poster is correct. I think that you will find this search even better than XP. It is able to find a file or folder that contains your search words. It gives you recommendations as you are typing. Bottom line, I think its much better than XP. I am glad that you asked, so now you can enjoy this great feature.
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25 Nov 2009   #4
bigmck

Windows 7 Home Premium 32-Bit - Build 7600 SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by bigmck View Post
In XP you could hit the Start key and there was a "Search for File" were you could input a file name and it would find where the file was. Anything like that in Win 7?

Thanks guys. Glad you stayed up late tonight.
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