Tip & How-To about Microsoft Windows XP Professional for PC

How to find a lost file on your Computer?

Today tip will help you to enjoy the quick and easy way to find lost files on your computer. Here I recommends you, try to search a file with its file extensions (for example for word file, type *.doc, Excel *.xls, Acrobat *.pdf, *.ppt and *.exe for executable files. If you don't know the name of file but know that it contains a string of text then try to search for files containing specific text, type the text you want to find from any file or folder. This is time taking process but creates very precise result. In Look in, click the drive, folder, or network you want to search. To save time, always select the specified drive or location instead of whole computer.


Click Start Button, point to Search, and then click For File or Folders, a Search Results dialog box will appear. In Search for files or folders named, type the file name or folder name you want to find in containing text.



To specify additional search criteria, click Search Options, and then click one or more of the following options to narrow your search:

  • Select Date to look for files that were created or modified on or between specific dates.
  • Select Type to look for files of a specific type, such as a text or WordPad document.
  • Select Size to look for files of a specific size.
  • Select Advanced Options to specify additional search criteria.
  • Click Search now.






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Our MS Word here in our computer was lost. I can't find it anymore. I can't do my assignments because I need to use MS Word. I don't know whether it was removed or replaced.


Provided MS word has not been un-installed.
You may be missing just the icons.

You can use the built in search and look for MSWORD.exe
If memory serves me this is the file name of the executable.

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Excellent alternate to MS word is OpenOffice Best of no cost and includes a full office package. And yes converts from and too MS office file formats.

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how to download music video from pc to mp4?


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The Internet is full of great places to find MP4 downloads. Check out sites such as iTunes to find a video or file you like, and then click the download button.

A dialog box will appear reading, "You are about to download the file "name_of_file_you_are_downloading _will_appear_here", are you sure?" Click "OK" to start downloading.

A File Download pop-up screen will appear again, asking "Do you want to open or save this file?" Click the SAVE button to save the file to a specific location on your computer (be sure to remember where you save it!).

Once you've saved the file to your computer,connect your mp4 player to your computer,go to "my computer"you will see your mp4 player among the list of drives.Click to open the drive then you can click on the file you downloaded and drag it to your MP4 player and enjoy!

If the file you've downloaded isn't in the correct format for your player, you may need to convert it before adding it to your MP4 player. Basically, you'll repeat Step 3, and save the download to a file on your computer, then convert it and add it to your MP4 player. See your instruction manual for details, or search the internet for a free MP4 converter to reformat the file. This process is quick and easy and should only take a few quick mouse-clicks.

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