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10.4: Limit Spotlight searches to filenames only
Authored by: hmelman on Jul 20, '05 09:30:43PM

Well yes, explicitly limiting the search to names will do it. But if others get name only search from using quotes in spotlight why can't I? Do quotes only work in some cases? Do I have some setting incorrect? (I'm using 10.4.2). My best guess is that quotes aren't searching the filename but some metadata that's set by most programs but not aquamacs. How would I check that hypothesis? Note, I tried this on an excel file I created and had similar problems.



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10.4: Limit Spotlight searches to filenames only
Authored by: SeanAhern on Aug 07, '05 03:26:19PM

It's not matching substrings, only whole words.



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