I have bought a new laptop with win 8.1. ( I would have preferred Win 7 but it only came with win 8.) This laptop is being dedicated as a paperless file storage system. I scan all my paperwork to PDF files and store in folders.
I have been trying to find a way to be able to search these PDF files,...
I want to press start key and search my software but when I do this all of files in my documents appear in results.
How to set default search only in softwares and control panel?
How do I add a programs shortcut to the start menu search? For an example: On Windows 7 when I installed Steam on my second hard drive, the Steam exe popped up when I searched "Steam" in the start menu search. When I went to Windows 8, it doesn't do this anymore because I didn't reinstall Steam...
Is there a way to create a shortcut that will take me into the search field of a specific folder?
Search Shortcut - Create - Windows 7 Help Forums
This guide shows you how to create a shortcut that takes you to search for the whole computer,
Is there a way to tweak that so that it starts...
the windows + W keys to search settings can that be made to a desktop shortcut please?
How to Create a Search Shortcut in Windows 8
This tutorial will show how to create or download a "Search" shortcut that opens directly to the Search Results window to do a search in Windows 8 with.
EXAMPLE: Search in Windows 8
To Download a "Search" Shortcut for Windows 8
How to Create a "Search Files" Shortcut in Windows 8
This tutorial will show how to create or download a "Search Files" shortcut that opens directly to the Metro Search charm flyout screen with Files selected in Windows 8.
You can also press the Windows + F keys to open Search Files.