find by content with Mac OS

James Hurley jhurley0305 at
Fri Jun 10 15:55:05 EDT 2011

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> Date: Fri, 10 Jun 2011 10:32:45 -0700
> From: Bob Sneidar <bobs at>
> To: How to use LiveCode <use-livecode at>
> Subject: Re: find by content with Mac OS
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> It does not. What you want to use is that little magnifying glass in the upper right of your screen in the menu bar. Command-F in the Finder only searches for the contents of files, but not I think Address Book files and such. 
> Still using this method, I am not seeing any of my stacks after searching for openStack. Apparently scripts are NOT indexed. 
> Bob
> On Jun 9, 2011, at 7:15 PM, Timothy Miller wrote:
>> Hi Stephen,
>> As far as I know, Command-F and Spotlight invokes the same functionality.


I think that Command F displays the same window that "Show all" reveals  in Spotlight. It allows you to show either Contents or File names.


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