TurboTax FAQ
TurboTax FAQ
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How to Find Files in Microsoft Windows

The exact steps may vary, depending on how you've customized your version of Windows. Use these as a general guideline.

Windows 8

  1. Navigate to the Start screen, Windows desktop, or any Metro-style app.
  2. Click or tap the Windows Logo key + F  (or CTRL + ESC).

Windows 7 or Vista

  1. Click the Start button in the lower left corner of your screen.
  2. Enter your search term in the Search programs and files field.

Windows XP

  1. Click the Start button in the lower left corner of your screen, then click Search.
  2. Select All files and folders.
  3. Type the name of your item in the All or part of the file name field.
  4. At the Look in field, select the drive or folder to search. (To search your entire computer, select My Computer.)
  5. Select Search. The search results appear in the right pane.

If you can't find the file you're looking for, you might need to view hidden files and folders.


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