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Microsoft® Windows® XP Inside Out Deluxe, 9780735618053 by Craig Stinson, Carl Siechert, Ed Bott

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Chapter 21. Managing and Finding Files

Seven Principles of Effective File Management 696

Using Tools for File Management 698

Locating Files with Search Companion 718

Using Indexing Service and Query Language 724

Submitting Index Queries 727

Administering Indexing Service 734

Not long ago, when hard disk capacity was still measured in megabytes, the most serious file management problem facing the typical computer user was how to keep from running out of disk space. Now that disks offering tens and even hundreds of gigabytes are commonplace (and operating systems consume nearly a gigabyte), different issues have come to the fore. Although it might still be true that there's no such thing as a large enough hard disk, for most users, running out of space ...

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