This trick will save the all sub directory and file names in text file without browsing the drive or folder.
First of all open command Prompt
Go to start> run> cmd
Browse the folder or drive which you want to analyze the sub directories and files.
In command prompt,
For Ex: If you want navigate to D :
1. If you want to scan all the sub directories and files which are present inside these sub directories then type the following command
dir *.* /s /b > list.txt
2. If you want to search only microsoft word files then use this command
dir *.doc /s /b > list.txt
3. If you want to see only pdf files then use this command
dir *.pdf /s /b > list.txt
4. If you want search a file with particular name say address.doc
dir address.* /s /b > list.txt
dir address.doc /s /b > list.txt
A text Document file will be genrated automatically in your drive or folder.This trick will be help you so much to find anything and it saves your so much time.
Posted by Shubham ;)