Seriously, Don’t Use Windows Search… (Part 1)

It’s Slow and Painful, And The Problem Has Already Been Solved

Introduction

Windows Search has always had a number of neat tips and tricks you could use, but it was never quite on par with the search features of OS X and Linux. And while Windows 10 did lessen the gap in a lot of ways, it’s still slow and imperfect.

If you find yourself constantly searching for files and folders throughout your system, you may be better off switching to one of these third-party tool instead. Windows Search is only good for basic and casual use. — 10 Best Free Search Tools for Windows 10 (http://www.makeuseof.com/tag/10-best-free-search-tools-windows-10/)

X1 Desktop Search

Find Any Document or Email in Under a Second

X1 Search provides users the fastest, simplest way to find and work with the exact information they need and thought they’d never find again. By providing the fastest access to their documents and email, X1 Search unlocks the potential for people to leverage years of experience with just a few keystrokes, dramatically improve productivity, and function at their highest level. — https://www.x1.com/products/x1_search/

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