Results 1 to 2 of 2
  1. #1
    New Lounger
    Join Date
    Jan 2004
    Location
    Georgetown, Texas
    Posts
    3
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts

    Why won't IE allow me to type in the entire name of the Favorite when searching?

    I have lots of IE Favorites. When I want to find a Favorite, I can only type in the first letter to search for that folder. But I have lots of similar spelled folders. Why can't I type in the entire word or entire name of the Favorite folder when I want to move a URL there or search the folder?

    I CAN do that with Outlook. When you have an email that you need to file, you click to Move and just type in the entire folder name. It works great. How come IE Favorites doesn't allow me to do the same easy search for folders?

    Thanks. Craig

  2. Subscribe to our Windows Secrets Newsletter - It's Free!

    Get our unique weekly Newsletter with tips and techniques, how to's and critical updates on Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows XP, Firefox, Internet Explorer, Google, etc. Join our 480,000 subscribers!

    Excel 2013: The Missing Manual

    + Get this BONUS — free!

    Get the most of Excel! Learn about new features, basics of creating a new spreadsheet and using the infamous Ribbon in the first chapter of Excel 2013: The Missing Manual - Subscribe and download Chapter 1 for free!

  3. #2
    5 Star Lounger chowur's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2010
    Location
    Indiana
    Posts
    804
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked 54 Times in 51 Posts
    Simple solution sort them by name.These pics along with the explanation will help;http://www.askdavetaylor.com/how_do_..._explorer.html
    Problems cannot be solved by the same level of thinking that created them. -Albert Einsten

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •