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Indexing problem

  1. #1

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    Windows 8.1 Pro

    Indexing problem

    I have a very strange behavior while searching files in my computer:
    I have a file in my computer with the name 073 issued 11-JAN-2015.pdf

    The search filename:*15*.pdf does not return any results while the search filename:*2015*.pdf does.

    Does anybody know why?

    Thank you

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  2. #2


    Just for more reference on how search works, did you also try searching like Filename:*-2015*.pdf

    or just use these, they do work.

    Agent Ransack -maybe a bit for powerusers..
    Agent Ransack - Free File Searching Utility

    - maybe closer to what you are using..
    Everything Search Engine
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