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exclude emails from 'All my files'

514 Views 5 Replies Latest reply: Mar 16, 2012 10:25 AM by TWH3 RSS
TWH3 Level 2 Level 2 (470 points)
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Mar 16, 2012 9:43 AM

Hi there,

 

I'm using Outlook on my MBA and was wondering if there is anyway to exclude emails from the file types that Finer uses when looking at all of your files?

 

At the moment when I am looking for certain files I find myself having to scroll endlessly to get past the individual email messages/files that Finder throws up.

 

Thanks

iMac G5, Intel iMac, Mac Mini, Mac OS X (10.7)
  • macjack Level 9 Level 9 (50,445 points)
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    Mar 16, 2012 9:55 AM (in response to TWH3)
  • macjack Level 9 Level 9 (50,445 points)
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    Mar 16, 2012 10:15 AM (in response to TWH3)

    I don't know how to do what you want. ALL your files are ALL your files.

    There are built in searches that you can qualify like command-f.

    I find Easy Find very easy, nothing to learn.

  • Matthew Morgan Level 7 Level 7 (22,420 points)
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    Mar 16, 2012 10:09 AM (in response to TWH3)

    You could use View>Arrange By to arrnage by something other than Kind.

     

    For example sorting by Date Last Opened might help to get your results in a more relevant order.

     

    Matt

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