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Sorry for a rather silly question. Basically I want to do this. Performing an advanced search excluding files not in my home folder. (pathfinder users, can you do this?). F.e. displaying all my python scripts located in my home folder excluding python files on the system.

(I have some scripts saved from the internet. But I can't find them in an easy way).

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Just select the desktop and press Cmd-F. Select your user name at the top.

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It's the same when you press Cmd-F while having your home folder open in a Finder window.

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This Finder preference (When performing a search:) is related:

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The secund question you answered for me! You are my hero. – r4. Mar 29 '11 at 19:39

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