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Tips for Spotlight Search and Folder Creation with multiple files selection on Mac

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We had listed out few simple tips and tricks to make Spotlight search and folder creation with multiple files selection on Mac machine. These tips mostly helping your regular day to day activities to make your tasks easier. Let’s have a quick look at these tips and tricks.

Tips and tricks to make Spotlight search on Mac

To make a quick “Spotlight search” on Mac, use the keyboard keys “Command + S “. With the simple key combination of “Command + S “, you can make a quick spotlight search and you can search for any data on your Mac machine. You can find the relevant search results from the search made. This is a simple way to make your search easier which is an alternate option to search using spotlight search. If you choose to use the regular spotlight search option, just click on magnifier icon from the top menu bar.

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Tips and tricks to make folder creation with multiple files selection on Mac

To make folder creation with multiple files selection on Mac, choose the files that you need to create a separate folder. To select multiple files at a time, click on the files by using “Command” key along with the selection of files. When you press “Command” key and click on the files multiple files will be selected at a time and then right click on the selected files.

Now, you will find a list of options amongst those choose “New Folder with Selection (<n> items)”. Say, you had selected 10 files, you will find the option “New Folder with Selection (10 items)”. Click on the option, to get a separate folder created for the files chosen.

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These are the simple tips and tricks to make Spotlight search and folder creation with multiple files selection on Mac.

Originally posted 2018-09-01 11:08:12.