Search refers to the ability of finding any number of items of information with specified properties among a collection of items sharing the same type of properties.

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Allow terminal servers users to search within file contents

Ok, so we have this customer who wants to search within .docx and .doc files. They work on three Citrix XenApp/XenDesktop servers and all the .doc and .docx files are stored on a seperate fileserver. ...
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Google Search to show only results with IP addresses [migrated]

Is there a way that I could get Google Search to return only results with IP addresses in the URL? Please let me know. Thanks
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Windows Explorer Advanced Search

I have a question on windows advanced search, I am running Windows 8.1 pro. I want to exclude a particular file type from showing up in the search results and I tried following these instructions but ...
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How to make thunderbird store all mail locally for IMAP accounts but not indexing all for search

In Thunderbird the global gloda search is connected to the selection of downloaded/syncronized folders of the IMAP accounts in the Offline-settings. Is it possible somehow, that Thunderbirds ...
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How Search File Content in Windows 8 File Explorer?

I'm stumped as to how the search function is Windows 8 File Explorer is supposed to work. I'm trying to search the content of some text files under a sub-folder of My Documents. In File Explorer ...
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Google Chrome automatically changes search query

I have been facing this problem since a week. Whenever I type something into the search box and it shows the result, and then changes the query automatically. The problem is also faced by Trey Boden ...
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Search text within multiple PDF files

I'm using Windows 8.1. Say I have 100+ .pdf files in one directory. Is it possible to search for a keyword or string within all these files? As opposed to one-by-one?
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Opera default search engine settings

I recently purchased a new laptop. The language was initially set to UK English, but I am in South Africa, and so it should be South African English. Anyways, I changed it accordingly, and also ...
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How to Exclude folders from Windows 8 Search, not indexing (start menu)

Since the Windows 8.1 update the start menu on my laptop is unusable. Every time I use the search box Explorer goes to max CPU % for a couple of minutes after I've stopped looking. I know this is ...
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VIM - How to search and replace multiple strings using leader?

I'd like to make a leader shortcut for doing multiple global search and replaces in the current buffer. For example, pressing leader then "fq", I'd like it to search and replace 3 times globally, ...
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Why windows 7 search becomes too slow after frequently use?

Situation: We are working on a file management project where we need to generate and sort around 60,000 files per day and burn them in DVD's everyday as the final output. All files have JPG extension ...
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How to prevent Firefox from redirecting to OpenDNS's “website-unavailable.com”?

I'd like to get Firefox to work with OpenDNS, but still retain Firefox's standard behaviour when typing something on the location bar. Before I set up things to run OpenDNS, if I typed google on ...
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Combined Search in flickr [migrated]

I'd like to search photos that are contained in two groups 'action' and 'olympuse-p1' with an URL like: https://www.flickr.com/groups/olympuse-p1/photos/in/pool-action Any idea?
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Quickly move browser viewed PDF to local PDF reader

I have a problem where I wish to open PDF's in Adobe Reader so that I can search through them. When I open them in my web browser (I am using Chrome) under some sites I can't search through them, ...
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Bing Search search box cursor jumps to end when you type

When I type in the search box in Bing the cursor jumps to the end. To reproduce: do a search when you are at results page, click on search query box (the editbox with my query), at the middle press ...
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Bing - “more results from” (same domain) [migrated]

On Google, if a search returns multiple results from the same site (e.g., forum sites, Super User...), you get a "More results from ..." at the bottom to basically redo the original search with ...
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Wildcard subdirectory search results moved to a designated location

Could someone provide me with a command or another step in a cmd/bat which would enable me to move all of these .cpps to another file? It would feed my curiosity and save me a lot of time. More ...
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Picasa: Seach by tags with multiple AND or OR

I have lots of pictures in Picasa and have spent quite some time tagging all of them. Now I'm desperately trying to find a way to be able to create quick overviews that match certain criteria (my ...
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To search japanese sites in Google?

I am trying to search japanese sites for Embryology unsuccessfully by filetype:swf site:*.jp embryology but it returns only a few results. The problem is that I do not have specific url pattern ...
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Get DuckDuckGo non-Javascript version in Firefox search bar

I installed the DuckDuckGo AddOn that adds DuckDuckGo to the list of search engines in Firefox. This is the dropdown list in the upper right just to the left of the search bar that lets you pick which ...
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Gmail search using exact search string [migrated]

Doing a search via regular Gmail frontend in the browser, shows strange results. I want to search all mails from @ebay. My search: from:@ebay shows also emails sent from an ebay subdomain: ...
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How to search blogs on blog.com? [migrated]

When I log into blog.com, I can not find a search function to look for blogs on blog.com that are related to a specific topic. In fact, I can hardly find other blogs except of mine. The only way to ...
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bzgrep -H pattern file.bz2 gives no filename, but “standard input”

I thought -H always should print filename before matched line. this is true for grep, but not for bzgrep: $ grep -H pattern file1 file1: data pattern data $ bzgrep -H pattern file2.bz2 (standard ...
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How do I change the default google search country for the location/search bar in Firefox 24+?

I usually search from the location/search bars in Firefox 24 ESR. Unfortunately, google thinks I'm in India and defaults to giving me "Indian results". I'd like to change the search country via the ...
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How to use =VLOOKUP under these circumstances?

So I know how to use =VLOOKUP when you are searching for a single value within a cell, but I'm not sure how to do it when I have a range, ex. say the cells value is 1-5, the next is 5-10. This is ...
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Feature to find out keywords used in Wordpress blogs

In wordpress blog, are there any feature or tool available to find out which are the keywords used to search in blogs? E.g. If anyone has used words like sam, flowers, college etc in blogs I have ...
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Given a list of filenames, how can you iterate through subdirectories and return a list of where those files exist?

I have discovered an old playlist that I'd really like to listen to. Unfortunately, it's one that was created for a USB stick that had music copied out of my collection into a flat folder. What I ...
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Mark all URLs ending with .se (Notepad++)

I got a massive document with text. I want to mark all the URLs ending with .se I managed to mark the part of the url just before .se with \w+\.se. But some of these URLs got 3-4 subdomains. So if I ...
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Sublime Text - pressing enter in search box creates a new line instead of searching

When I hit ctrl+f, then paste the searched phrase by ctrl+v and hit enter I expect the editor to Find the phrase, not to create another line in search box. Which is very irittating, since I have to ...
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How can Chrome search among the title/URL of already opened tabs, like Firefox?

When you manage many tabs, Firefox has a great feature to avoid opening the same page again, if it's already opened in some other tab: as you type a URL (or title page), Firefox shows in its ...
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Outlook 2010 rule based on attachment contents

I know I can search messages based on attachment contents using attachment:foo in the instant search box. How can I create a rule based on this same condition (e.g., if the message attachment contents ...
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Chrome: How to search a keyword with excluding specific keyword without changing setting every time

I would like to know how to search a keyword with excluding specific keyword without changing the Chrome setting every time. It's only once I will change the setting but I would like to avoid to use ...
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Finding recently downloaded files on Windows

On Windows 8 I'd like a list of all the recently downloaded files (say, in the past few weeks, or a month). These files are saved to a directory structure, so they're not all simply in a single folder ...
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How can I edit a keyword search in Chrome?

I have several "keyword searches" set up in Chrome (added by right-clicking in a search box on a site, and selecting "add as search engine."). I'm fairly certain these used to be saved as bookmarks ...
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Shortcut to look up a word from a document on a specific website

On my MacOsX 10.7 (Lion), I would like to be able to select a word in a document, program or webpage and use it as an input for the search-fonction on a specific website. I know this function is ...
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How to get path after open in new window from search results

Steps to reproduce: Search for folder, get about 100 results and 8 possibilities of the right folder all of same name but in different locations... Right click them all and open them in new window ...
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Just display my calendar

After doing a calendar search in Outlook 10, every time I open my calendar it opens with those search result. It takes me 8 or 10 more clicks to get back to my calendar which always opened when I ...
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Search in Word “headings” only

In Microsoft Word, is there any way to search for text in the "headings" of a document only? ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​I'm currently using Word 2007 and 2010.
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Search folder with unread mail and draft replies

I've created a search folder using the query builder that only shows unread mail, or flagged mail. Unfortunately, this means as I reply to an email (with the inline reply option turned on), it ...
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Search Persian/Arabic numbers in html files?

I have in about 50 html files that are about bank payments of a company.I have to search in about serial numbers in files.I use Agent Ransack for searching in contents of files.But my problem is in ...
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Vbscript to search through Microsoft Word files for keywords

I'd like to search through a large number of word files all held in the same folder, searching each document for a keyword. When a document is identified which contains the keyword the script should ...
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Lotus note: search mail by recipient

My company use Lotus Notes 8.5 I want to search by recipient, I'm in several email group and I'd like to know if a mail is address directly to me or to a group. I know the search by field but I ...
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Windows 8.1 Search Not Finding Programs

I often use the search to quickly launch programs, but I keep finding that when I search for a program from the desktop with "Search Everywhere" (Win+Q), it doesn't find the program. For example, ...
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Outlook 2010: is it possible to restrict search to a given period of time?

I have disabled the windows search service because it was causing some lag on my work machine. (Conflict was about the anti-virus, my compiler and the indexer that were blocking each-others, and the ...
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How to access files in network drive to search for a string in that file?

I am using below code in windows powershell to search for a string and give filename as output if string is found. $a=Get-ChildItem -r | ? {$_.psiscontainer -eq $false} | ? {gc $_.pspath ...
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Search links within a web page

I have a page that links multiple documents. I'd like to perform a recursive search (starting at that page and then recursing through links) for a given text phrase. I'm wondering if there is a ...
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Windows Search folder constantly recreated

Today I noticed the Windows Search service wasn't running. I recently rearranged a bunch of disks so I figured it just got confused. I tried to start the service manually but I got Error 3: The system ...
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Setting a custom search engine as default in Opera

I would like to use DuckDuckGo as my default search engine in Opera. Opera versions 17+ come with a search engine manager (Menu Settings > Search > Manage search engines...), where you can add custom ...
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MS WORD How to disable Ctrl+PageDown/up going to next search result

Usualy, after performing a search in MS Word, the shortcuts Ctrl +Page up / down goes to the phrase that was searched previously. There is a way to disable it by clicking the round button under the ...
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How can I make a NetBeans search for HTML that includes odd white space?

For example, for code with lots of snippets like this: <section> <p><b>test</b></p> </section> I want to be able to search for: <section> ...