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Using the field "File name" to enter other search criteria

The field "File name" in the tab "Location" of the search dialog ("Main menu → File → Search...") can be used also to enter other search criteria.

After clicking the button (right above the field "File name) the following help is shown:



The following search criteria can be defined in the field "File name":

If an "Include folders filter" is defined in the field "File name", entries in the tab "Filters" under "Subfolder filter" are ignored.
Here defined folder folder filters are always interpreted as full subfolder path. See examples of the effects under "Examples to search in (sub-) folders".

All timestamp filters named above may be negated. Examples:

If a timestamp filter is defined in the field "File name", timestamp entries in the tab "Timestamp/Size/Attr" are ignored.

Examples:

*.jpg >kb900 <mb1.2     equiv jpg files with the size more than 900 KB but less than 1.1 MB.

days.txt >gb1                 equiv files named "days.txt" with the size more than 1.0 GB.

year.dbs <tb2                 equiv files named "year.dbs" with the size less than 2.0 TB.


If a "File size filter" is defined in the field "File name", file size entries in the tab "Timestamp/Size/Attr" are ignored.

Examples to search in (sub-) folders

Searching is defined for "*.jpg".

The folder "d:\aa\Folder-x"

contains the following subfolders                and contains the following files


                                               


The search in this folder delivers the following results, depending on the entered subfolder filter.