Thread: Finding files on a network drive
05-11-2006, 06:26 AM #1Finding files on a network drive
I run tiger on a windows 2000 network. When searching for files on a share it sometimes finds the file, sometimes it just pops up with 0 results found. Yet when I manually find it and search again it finds it.
When I switch the mac off and back on it can't find it again. Is there an easy solution to this? Can I index network drives like how I used to on mac os 9?It was about time I switched... and I am so glad I did.
05-11-2006, 12:07 PM #2
As long as it's mounted on the desktop, Spotlight should be able to search it.
05-12-2006, 05:44 AM #3
Searcing using spotlight does not look on my network drives which are mounted on the desktop, maybe im not mounting it right? I would find files by going into my share and pressing apple + F.It was about time I switched... and I am so glad I did.
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