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cloudfilesearch [2018_08_02 14:27]
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cloudfilesearch [2019_10_22 10:12] (current)
jim [3 Client Tools]
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-===== 1 Searching ​files Web =====+===== 1 Searching ​Files (Web Interface) ​=====
  
-{{:/​cloudfilesearch:​steps:​sme_1_searching_files_web.png}}+There are two means to search for files from the web interface, '​filter',​ and '​search'​. 
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 +**Filter**
  
-Files can be searched for, across clouds, in a variety of ways: +{{:filter_search.png?600|}}
-  * Exact Phrase: Search for an exact match to a phrase +
-  * Starts with: Search for the characters that start a phrase ie. abc - will find all files beginning with abc +
-  * Ends with: Search for the characters that end a phrase ie. xyz.<​extension>​ will find all files ending with xyz +
-  * All words: Enter multiple words separated by spaces which will be searched for +
-  * Any word: Enter multiple words and search for occurrences of any +
-  * By file extension: Search for extension types +
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-All searches occur across all clouds mapped to an account and searches can be saved.+
  
 + \\ When in the File Manager view, in the right hand side there is a '​filter'​ search box in the top right hand side of the screen. This is a quick way to filter search for items that have been loaded in the tree. It is not meant to be a comprehensive search, rather a shortcut to quickly finding something within a branch of the hierarchical file tree.
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 +**File MetaData Search**
  
-===== 2 Client Tools =====+{{::​fm_search.png?​600|}}
  
 +' \\ When in the File Manager view there is a dedicated search tab that provides a more advanced search for files. Filename content can be searched, or if the deep content search module is turned on, then the actual content can also be searched in this view.
  
 +Files can be searched in a variety of ways:
  
-{{:/cloudfilesearch:steps:sme_2_client_tools.png}}+  * //Exact Phrase:// Search for an exact match to a phrase 
 +  * //Starts with:// Search for the characters that start a phrase ie. abc - will find all files beginning with abc 
 +  * //Ends with:// Search for the characters that end a phrase ie. xyz.<​extension>​ will find all files ending with xyz 
 +  * //All words:// Enter multiple words separated by spaces which will be searched for 
 +  * //Any word:// Enter multiple words and search for occurrences of any 
 +  * //By file extension://​ Search for extension types 
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 +\\ All searches occur **across all storage endpoints** mapped to an account and searches can be saved. 
 +===== 3 Client Tools =====
  
-Desktop and client tools also offer similar search options. Above are examples of windows and iOS. 
  
 +{{::​windows_search_window.png?​600|}}
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 +Desktop and client Apps also offer a similar search experience. Above is an example from the windows desktop app.
  
 ===== 3 Content Search ===== ===== 3 Content Search =====
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 {{:/​cloudfilesearch:​steps:​sme_3_deeper_search_option.png}} {{:/​cloudfilesearch:​steps:​sme_3_deeper_search_option.png}}
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 ==== 3.1 Content Search Options ==== ==== 3.1 Content Search Options ====