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Windows 7: finding multiple extentions on search

20 Jan 2014   #1

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finding multiple extentions on search

Can I use the search engine on w7 to find multiple extensions? IE .tif and .jpg. I have a lot of photos on my drives, and I am trying to see what I have. I can find one type then I have to do a search for the other. It is a pain to go back and forth. Or is there an other program I can use.


My System SpecsSystem Spec
20 Jan 2014   #2

Multi-Boot W7_Pro_x64 W8.1_Pro_x64 W10_Pro_x64 +Linux_VMs +Chromium_VM

I use and like File Locator Lite (aka Agent Ransack) because it is easy to use, doesn't require indexing, it's free, doesn't replace Win 7 search...
Others here may prefer W7 search and help you learn to use W7 search.
FileLocator Lite - Free File Searching Utility
File Locator Lite does what you are asking for - easily searching for multiple extensions...
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My System SpecsSystem Spec
20 Jan 2014   #3

Windows 7 32 bit

I don't know about Windows but with Everything Search(works only on NTFS partitions) you can search multiple extensions using the pipe symbol. Example .tif | .jpg
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