Use global search

The global search bar makes search easy! You can look for apps, documents, photos and more, right from your desktop. If you have an internet conection, you can even look for things that are on the internet, like you would on google, with the global search tool.

  1. From the desktop, click on the global search bar at the top of your screen that says "Search Google and more..." Start typing to search.

  2. Results matching what you have typed will appear as you type. The first result is always highlighted and shown at the top.

    Press Enter to choose the first highlighted result.

  3. Items that may appear in the search results include:

    • matching applications, shown at the top of the search results,

    • matching settings, and

    • matching documents.

  4. In the search results, click on the item you want to open.

    Alternatively, highlight an item using the arrow keys and press Enter.