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Re: Return results where search term is a folder name or in file path [message #478 is a reply to message #475] Fri, 17 February 2017 20:03 Go to previous message
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Registered: April 2020
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Leah Ford wrote:

> Hi - I'm wondering how I can return results for file paths or folder names
> that include my search term.

The parent folder name (but not higher parent folders in the path) is indexed as a metadata. With FoxTrot Pro, you can search:
[any metadata or filename] [includes consecutive words] [chemical A]
This should find any file in a folder whose name contains "chemical A", but will also find files whose name or maybe some other metadata attribute contains "chemical A".
You can add a second criterion:
[filename] [does not include consecutive words] [chemical A]
to remove those containing the string in the filename.

> Currently, neither the folder Chemical-A nor img-001.png show up in my
> results.

Maybe the relevance slider (i.e. "1,000 most relevant items), or another categorization filter, prevent them to be shown?

Jérôme - CTM Engineering

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