Indexing files doesn't do anything either, Windows Explorer still doesn't work. Does Hobbes ever do anything that Calvin himself could not do? For example: all word and excel files that were saved in July 2015. I tried this and got zero results after a very slow process: Modified: 7/1/2015 .. 7/20/2015 System.FileName~>”doc” OR To comment on this article and other PCWorld content, visit our Facebook page or our Twitter feed.
Thomas Brown Says: March 16th, 2015 at 4:17 am Avram, Windows 8.1 Search from File Explorer does not search, e.g., D:\user\Avram\Documents if the Location attribute of C:\user\Avram\Documents is D:\user\Avram\Documents, even D:\user\Avram\Documents Windows 8 Explorer Search Not Working Select the download you want to view and then click open the program location to view where the file's stored on your PC. I cant speak for Cortana, because it is not supported in my market. Try to search "control panel" with Windows 8, it will not find it!
The best I came up with was to search in file explorer selecting computer. Search In File Explorer Not Working The shortcut icon is on the taskbar, unless you have moved it. 3. Why should the state not provide for basic necessities? WHY?
Downloaded a third-party search engine called ava find as an alternative, which seems to make windows respond to all the searches at the current moment. Login or register to post comments roberto bjanka 1 on Feb 16, 2016 Sometimes windows search omits some results. Windows 10 Search Not Finding Files Note: Cortana is only available in certain countries/regions, and some Cortana features might not be available everywhere. Windows 8.1 Search Not Working Select the folders you wish to index and Click Ok.
I think improvements could be made to further improve a universal search and indexing of all files on the pc and external drives. http://themenage.com/search-not/windows-explorer-won-t-search.html Computer Type Laptop System Manufacturer/Model Number compac CQ58 OS win8.1 CPU AMD Quote 16 Dec 2013 #2 oneeyed View Profile View Forum Posts Member Posts : 328 Windows 8.1 (x64) Be I was not aware such a thing existed. The search results will appear above the search box.To search for a file (Windows 8):Click the Start button to go to the Start screen, then start typing to search for a Windows 10 Search Doesn't Find Files
But there's no Start button to push. but it doesn't show up in this search either. And that make it mabye to the worst windows search by all Windows version so far. http://themenage.com/search-not/windows-search-fails-to-find-any-outlook-entries.html Login or register to post comments odysseus on Mar 16, 2013 So, I have put a series of files called connector1.jpg, connector2.jpg, connector3.jpg, etc.
Once subscribed, the bot will send you a digest of trending stories once a day. Windows 8 File Explorer Search Not Working View answer Discussion is locked Flag Permalink You are posting a reply to: Windows 8.1 Search can't find files The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited. with this ridiculous search charm, it doesn't include email in Outlook...
I don't want a tablet O.S. Now I actually have to still use explorer to find a file I need on the external drive. I hope windows fails as a company . Windows 7 Search Not Finding Files On Network Drive Join them; it only takes a minute: Sign up Here's how it works: Anybody can ask a question Anybody can answer The best answers are voted up and rise to the
Login or register to post comments hukkfinn on Jul 1, 2014 Windows 8 search is a piece of s$#%, the worst fail I have ever seen on a PC. Ideally we would have an option to only enable 'local autocomplete' without network traffic, with an explicit 'ask cortana' button for if we need web results or a Cortana action (reminder Most people just have small SSD and save bigre files one other drives. 0 4 months ago Reply valwizard Windows 10 completely suck Press windows icon button and F at the same Check This Out J David Says: September 1st, 2016 at 3:33 pm This worked for me, but only after I enabled indexing which had been disabled by the program managing OS Optimization for my
Login or register to post comments ephesus on Oct 13, 2013 Clearly, what's needed is a way to search for files based on content - such as all txt or doc Not the answer you're looking for? SHOW ME NOW CNET © CBS Interactive Inc. / All Rights Reserved.