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Windows 7: Search by Audio or Video

15 May 2010   #1

Search by Audio or Video

We could search in WinXP by Audio. There was a radiobox and you click it then the system brings the results(audio or video). How could I do it in Win7?

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15 May 2010   #2

Windows 7 x64 pro/ Windows 7 x86 Pro/ XP SP3 x86

Simply open the location (E.g. the drive) in Windows Explorer and use the ”Search bar” on the top right of the window. The location you search in doesn’t have to be absolutely precise. The aim is just to avoid searching in places that you know for sure that the file can’t be in, since win7 searches contextually. Then type:


or you can type


There are a large no. of such search syntax. Go through these 2 articles, most informative.

How-to : Search in Windows 7 | Windows 7 News

Finding Files Faster with Windows 7 Search | Windows 7 News
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