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Video Tour of HoudahSpot 6.0

Finding files on your Mac can be a difficult and sometimes a frustrating task because of their sheer number — we all have so many!

HoudahSpot is an application that allows you to do refined searches to get just the files you are looking for and includes several useful presets right out of the box.

Todd Olthoff of ScreenCastsOnline revisits HoudahSpot and shows you all that is new in version 6.0.

Don McAllister of ScreenCastsOnline has covered HoudahSpot in the past so this screencast from Todd focuses on the updates that version 6 brings to the search party.

Below is a short preview. Watch the full show for free with a 7-day trial ScreenCastsOnline subscription.

The full tutorial covers:

  • Interface Changes in Version 6
  • Automatic Search Results
  • Enhanced File Path Display
  • New Column Options
  • Quick Use of Snippets
  • Installing Mail Search Plug-in
  • Searching Apple Mail
  • Create Snippets from Searches
  • Tag Cloud
  • Search Using Filters
  • Top Level Search
  • Grouped Results
  • Missing Properties
  • Recent Searches & Sharing Searches
  • Third-Party Integration