Questions tagged [google-drive-search]

For questions specifically about the search feature of Google Drive

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What is the search operator to exclude files already added to My Drive?

In Google Drive, I want to find files that I have visibility but are not yet added to My Drive, how can I do that using Advance Search or search operators in the search bar? There's a similar ...
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Google Photos Search vs Drive Search results difference

I've just encountered a weird behavior on the Google photos search. I have a Google account which I'm using only for storing photos. All the photos are uploaded via the Google photos app (so there ...
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How to prevent Google Drive from OCR scanning your image files?

I realized that image files in Google Drive are 'ocr scanned' for words (letters, numbers). Because they appear in Google Drive search results afterwards... Is it possible to disable this automatic '...
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What happens when I delete a Google folder or document (or PDF) owned by someone else

I have many Google files and folders owned by someone else. If I go ahead and simply delete them, will that impact that person in any way - in other words, will their folder, files, or documents ...
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How do I search inside of text file and have output on Google Drive?

Let's say I have a text file named Names.txt, it contains that lines: John Jane ohio mark newzelland mark zucherberg hell When I search "mark" or just mark it tells me it is inside of Names.txt. ...