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Old November 4th 09, 07:55 PM posted to microsoft.public.windows.vista.file_management
Desmond[_3_]
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Find files and folders date modified etc.
This worked in XP has been scrapped in vista WHY?

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Old November 4th 09, 08:29 PM posted to microsoft.public.windows.vista.file_management
Badger[_3_]
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Default Find files and folders

If you hit the ALT button and click EDIT, you will see FIND on the drop down
menu.
This is a little different from the original.

"Desmond" wrote in message
...
Find files and folders date modified etc.
This worked in XP has been scrapped in vista WHY?

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Old November 4th 09, 08:29 PM posted to microsoft.public.windows.vista.file_management
Badger[_3_]
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Default Find files and folders

If you hit the ALT button and click EDIT, you will see FIND on the drop down
menu.
This is a little different from the original.

"Desmond" wrote in message
...
Find files and folders date modified etc.
This worked in XP has been scrapped in vista WHY?

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Old November 4th 09, 09:12 PM posted to microsoft.public.windows.vista.file_management
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Badger;1183802 Wrote:
If you hit the ALT button and click EDIT, you will see FIND on the drop
down
menu.
This is a little different from the original.

"Desmond" [email protected] wrote in message
news:[email protected]
Find files and folders date modified etc.
This worked in XP has been scrapped in vista WHY?


Check this out: 'How to Find Files Quicker and More Efficiently with
Vista'
(http://www.brighthub.com/computing/w...les/25702.aspx)


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Old November 4th 09, 09:12 PM posted to microsoft.public.windows.vista.file_management
whs[_8_]
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Default Find files and folders



Badger;1183802 Wrote:
If you hit the ALT button and click EDIT, you will see FIND on the drop
down
menu.
This is a little different from the original.

"Desmond" [email protected] wrote in message
news:[email protected]
Find files and folders date modified etc.
This worked in XP has been scrapped in vista WHY?


Check this out: 'How to Find Files Quicker and More Efficiently with
Vista'
(http://www.brighthub.com/computing/w...les/25702.aspx)


--
whs
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Old November 4th 09, 10:04 PM posted to microsoft.public.windows.vista.file_management
Desmond[_3_]
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On Nov 4, 8:29*pm, "Badger" wrote:
If you hit the ALT button and click EDIT, you will see FIND on the drop down
menu.
This is a little different from the original.

"Desmond" wrote in message

...



Find files and folders *date modified etc.
This worked in XP has been scrapped in vista WHY?- Hide quoted text -


- Show quoted text -


If you Hit the ALT button?
This is new to MS. Normaly you have to hold down the ALT key and then
HIT another key on the keybourd.
I did HIT the Alt button. Nothing happened
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Old November 4th 09, 10:04 PM posted to microsoft.public.windows.vista.file_management
Desmond[_3_]
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Default Find files and folders

On Nov 4, 8:29*pm, "Badger" wrote:
If you hit the ALT button and click EDIT, you will see FIND on the drop down
menu.
This is a little different from the original.

"Desmond" wrote in message

...



Find files and folders *date modified etc.
This worked in XP has been scrapped in vista WHY?- Hide quoted text -


- Show quoted text -


If you Hit the ALT button?
This is new to MS. Normaly you have to hold down the ALT key and then
HIT another key on the keybourd.
I did HIT the Alt button. Nothing happened
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Old November 5th 09, 04:42 AM posted to microsoft.public.windows.vista.file_management
Badger[_3_]
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Default Find files and folders

If you hit the ALT button you should see another bar just above the tool
bar, this has always worked in XP & Vista as well as in Windows 7.

"Desmond" wrote in message
...
On Nov 4, 8:29 pm, "Badger" wrote:
If you hit the ALT button and click EDIT, you will see FIND on the drop
down
menu.
This is a little different from the original.

"Desmond" wrote in message

...



Find files and folders date modified etc.
This worked in XP has been scrapped in vista WHY?- Hide quoted text -


- Show quoted text -


If you Hit the ALT button?
This is new to MS. Normaly you have to hold down the ALT key and then
HIT another key on the keybourd.
I did HIT the Alt button. Nothing happened


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Old November 5th 09, 04:42 AM posted to microsoft.public.windows.vista.file_management
Badger[_3_]
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Posts: 180
Default Find files and folders

If you hit the ALT button you should see another bar just above the tool
bar, this has always worked in XP & Vista as well as in Windows 7.

"Desmond" wrote in message
...
On Nov 4, 8:29 pm, "Badger" wrote:
If you hit the ALT button and click EDIT, you will see FIND on the drop
down
menu.
This is a little different from the original.

"Desmond" wrote in message

...



Find files and folders date modified etc.
This worked in XP has been scrapped in vista WHY?- Hide quoted text -


- Show quoted text -


If you Hit the ALT button?
This is new to MS. Normaly you have to hold down the ALT key and then
HIT another key on the keybourd.
I did HIT the Alt button. Nothing happened


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Old November 5th 09, 05:19 AM posted to microsoft.public.windows.vista.file_management
MilesAhead[_4_]
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Default Find files and folders


Desmond;1183784 Wrote:
Find files and folders date modified etc.
This worked in XP has been scrapped in vista WHY?


If you use Everything Search instead you'll find your hard drive
doesn't run on all the time. Everything Search is free and only works
on NTFS partitions. It uses the file system journaling to get updates of
file system changes instead of API notifications that cause your drive
to be indexed yet again.

Way better.
Unless of course you are not running NTFS.


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