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Windows 7: Help??!! How to make my search function on win7 search more drives

02 Aug 2014   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
Help??!! How to make my search function on win7 search more drives

Hello I need help with my search function?
Here I Try to do a search
and I can find all the files that are on my C:/
but I have another HDD external for backup that I would also like to access he files through the search bar in the win7 start menu, how can I add the the search options so that I an look up files in that HDD as well?? thank you for any help?

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02 Aug 2014   #2

windows 7 ultimate x64

1 - Click Start Menu and Type Index. Click Indexing Options when it appears in the list
2 - Click Modify Button (On the Indexing Options Menu/Tool)
Windows 7 will scan your system for all the drives connected.
3 - Click the box for your external drive drive
4 - Click OK
Leave it be to index the files on the external drive. Try searching after a couple of hours or so....
My System SpecsSystem Spec
02 Aug 2014   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit

Awesome, thank you very much, just had i setup here right now
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