OS X Finder Search Question

Mark Schonewille m.schonewille at economy-x-talk.com
Sun Sep 25 17:42:44 CDT 2011


Hi Pete,

One reason could be that system files have been excluded from indexing in the Spotlight preferences.

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On 26 sep 2011, at 00:39, Pete wrote:

> I'm using the search bar at the top of a Finder window to find all files
> with a given name.  The search is on "This Mac" and I just search file
> names, not contents.  There's at least one file that deosn't show up in the
> results for some reason.  It is located in folder ~/Library/Application
> Support/Test.  Files with the same name in other folders are found OK.
> 
> Any ideas why this should be?
> 
> Pete
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