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New Features with Spotlight Search - Mac OSX Lion

Bestselling Learn Guitar on Android! In this video, Mahalo technology expert Justin Zagri walks through the new searching features in Spotlight for Mac OS X Lion.? New?Spotlight?Features --------------------------------------------------------------------- Mac OS X Lion has new features included in the Spotlight search engine that allow you to quickly find items on your computer.?1. Click on the magnifying glass icon in the upper right corner of the desktop. A search box will appear below it.?2. Enter a search term in the box.?3. The search results will be displayed in a dropdown menu. Results are organized by a series of categories: Top Hits, Documents, Folders, Messages, Events, Images, PDF Documents and Spreadsheets. You can also select to search for the term in a dictionary or online.?Hover over a result to view a preview of it. Double-click on the preview to open the item.You can also select?Show All in Finder, which will display every item that includes the search term in the Finder window.?4. You can change the result organization by going to the bottom of the Spotlight results and selecting Spotlight Preferences.?5. A window will open with category options for the search results. Click and drag to reorder them or select which ones to include. There is also a menu to customize the Spotlight keyboard shortcuts.?6. Click on the Privacy tab in the window to limit the folders Spotlight searches through.? Read more by visiting our page at:
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