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Windows 7 search


xania
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If I looked for a file on my system using Windows XP, I could tell the search where (which drive) to check for the file. The Windows 7 version seems to me to only search generally and, for example when I searched for 'MS Office Excel Converter' which I know was on a memory stick which the system had set to drive J:\, the Windows 7 search could not find it. How can I get to a more usable search facility in Windows 7

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xania

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Now realised that others needed answers so did a mor detailed search and there's plenty out there i.e. http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/36599-search-windows-7-a.html

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