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Windows 7: Search Files

04 Feb 2010   #1
bigmck

Windows 7 Home Premium 32-Bit - Build 7600 SP1
 
 
Search Files

The new Search menu has me a bit confused. I am trying to find a PDF file and don't know the name. If I go to the search window above the Start Button and put *.pdf, should that bring up all the PDF files in my PC? Thanks,


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04 Feb 2010   #2
richc46

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Windows 7 Home Premium SP1, clean install, upgrade disc
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by bigmck View Post
The new Search menu has me a bit confused. I am trying to find a PDF file and don't know the name. If I go to the search window above the Start Button and put *.pdf, should that bring up all the PDF files in my PC? Thanks,
It brings them up on my computer. Just put .pdf
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04 Feb 2010   #3
bigmck

Windows 7 Home Premium 32-Bit - Build 7600 SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by richc46 View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by bigmck View Post
The new Search menu has me a bit confused. I am trying to find a PDF file and don't know the name. If I go to the search window above the Start Button and put *.pdf, should that bring up all the PDF files in my PC? Thanks,
It brings them up on my computer. Just put .pdf

I found the file. Thanks,
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