File Search Assistant - Online Manual

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Overview - File to search, options


Introduction - Overview - Purchasing

Once you have found necessary files you can select them all, right click to display custom context menu of your windows explorer. 

So you will be able to copy, move, or delete files.


Search in:

Contains folders to search in. You can browse folders for sub folders clicking "+"

Network search - if you want to search over network then select "Select custom" and select your network drive(s) there;

You can resize "Search in drop list" using the right bottom tip of the list:





Put here (or select) keyword you want to search for;




Put here (or select) file mask to search;

Please, note: when icon is displayed near search mask, it means that Files Search Assistant will search for folders with certain file mask. In this case you will not be able to search for text.

You can click button to change default file masks.


Regular expressions

This option allows to use regular expressions for search query.

Check "Use regular expressions" and Files Search Assistant will be able to analyze your search term in following way:

1) +keyword1 +keyword2 +keyword3 - means searching for keyword1 or/and keyword2 or/and keyword3

2) +keyword1 -keyword2 - means searching for documents that contain keyword1 and don't contain keyword2

3) +keyword1 +"keyword2 and keyword3" - means searching for keyword1 and/or whole phase - 'keyword2 and keyword3'

Read more about regular expressions and relevancy

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