Do you still remember in which folder did you put that Crazy Frog mp3 file? Or that Word document which you had saved all your friends mobile number last year? Or your wedding day pictures? Things get a little crazy if there were hundreds of unmanageable and untraceable files.
A conventional approach is to click that Windows start button, click Search and pray that you can locate the file. It's slow though. What if there are 20 files to search for? So, click.. click.. click... (sigh!)
A smart approach would be to store the location of the files in a database, so each time you want to locate that secret video :) , you just type the name of the file / the file extension, and even before you finish typing, the file appear automagically on that screen, saving you from the boredom of waiting Windows Search to finish.
So how do you do overcome this? Just install this fantastic freeware file finder, Ava Find.
It's so smart, it makes you want to uninstall Windows Search :). It's features:-
The downsides are this free version can't find files from network drives and has a few functions disabled for the joy of rich people who can afford to buy the full version. Nonetheless, even the freeware version outperforms every aspects of Windows Search by a mile.
Believe me, seeing is believing!