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Filenames: Find Your Files More Easily

Do you ever find yourself trawling through a jumble of files, trying to find the one you want but struggling to remember what you might have named it? When you have years’-worth of files on your PC, that’s never a happy situation to find yourself in!

There are a few tricks you can use to track down a file when you’re stumped on its name, and I’ll explain those in this article. But there’s really nothing to beat applying a little care and logic in choosing what you call your files, and I’ll also give you some useful tips to help you pick the best filenames.

Category: Issues, Optimisation
Issue: 2018 Issue 11 November
Operating Systems: 7, 8, 10
Article Reference: F232

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