How to search for files or folders on your computer:

  1. Press start button
  2. Press search
  3. Press "All files and folders"

or

  1. Right click on a folder/drive you want to search
  2. Press "Search..."

To limit your search you can use wildcards and question marks.

car* - Searches for all files and folders names that starts with car

*car - Searches for all files and folders names that ends with car

*car* - Searches for all files and folders names that contains car

car? - Searches for all files and folders names that starts with car and one optional character

?car - Searches for all files and folders names that starts with one optional character and then car

?car? - Searches for all files and folders names that starts one optional character and then car and then one optional character

ca*r - Searches for all files and folders names that starts with ca and ends with r.

ca?r - Searches for all files and folders names that starts with ca and then one optional character and then ends with r.