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Add Search Providers to Internet Explorer

When it comes to choosing a search engine for getting information from the wide world of web, most of us rely on search engines like Bing, Google, DuckDuckGo, Yahoo!, Ata Vista, etc. Microsoft’s proprietary browser – Internet Explorer by default, adds Bing […]

5 Windows Search Alternative Tools for Windows 10/8/7

I am an avid computer user and my PC is always crammed with files and data. Though I keep all my files well-ordered and organized and I count on the improved Windows search, I sometimes still look for more features, speed and […]

How to add Custom Search Engine to Chrome browser

Most browsers let you select the search engine of your choice. Some may prefer to use Google and yet others Bing as their default search engines. Google Chrome goes a step further. The browser lets you easily add any custom […]

Disable Bing Search in Windows 8.1 Search Charm

Bing, the search engine takes a center stage in Windows’s latest upgrade – Windows 8.1. It now powers Windows 8.1’s search. That’s all right but what might infuriate you is that the search engine in Windows 8.1 will also serve […]

What is the Windows.edb file in Windows 10/8/7

The Windows.edb is a database file of the Windows Search service, which provides content indexing, property caching, and search results for files, e-mail, and other content. Windows.edb By default, Windows 10/8 will index your documents for faster searches. As a […]

How To Add Search To Context Menu In Windows 7/8/10

We all know that Search is a must-have feature for any operating system. Since Windows 8 doesn’t have Start Menu, the search has been shifted to Charms Bar or by you can bring it up by pressing Windows Key + Q. […]

EVERYTHING search software for Windows 10/8/7

While the Windows Search function is vastly improved, Everything is an administrative tool that locates files and folders by file name instantly for Windows. It locate files and folders by name before you blink your eyes! EVERYTHING search software Unlike […]

Power Searching With Google – Tips To Strengthen Your Search Skills

Google recently conducted a free online power searching course under the guidance of the company’s senior research scientist, Daniel Russell. The long 650 minutes course aimed at empowering Google Search users to find what they needed faster, no matter what they were […]

Bing to incorporate Qwikis in its search results

Bing is moving fast these days. After introducing Britannica Online Encyclopedia Answers in its search results, Bing will now display Qwikis in its search results. What are Qwikis? Qwikis are interactive presentations combining images, videos, maps and spoken narration. In other […]

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Windows Search Indexer is not working

If Windows Search or Search Indexer is not working properly or will not start in Windows 10/8/7, then this troubleshooting post may help you fix the problem. You may try the suggestions in any order you wish, but remember to […]

Tips on how to Search in Windows 8

If you are already using Windows 8 you might be well aware of its highly styled and well-designed Metro screen. The start menu which earlier in Windows 7 displayed shortcut icons on your Windows Desktop has been replaced by a display […]

10 Search Engine alternatives to Google

Google is the leader in the search space and definitely the most loved search engine today, but some policy changes they have been making in the last few months is not going down too well with many. Now with its declaration of […]