“The File Program EVERYTHING”
Donald R. Snow
Categories: S, O
EVERYTHING is a free program for Widows that searches your entire computer for file names containing any terms you specify. It works extremely fast and can be used to find “lost” files in any folder, if you know any characters or words in the file name. It has various settings to make it work the way you want and is very useful in family history and other uses.. Everything is a Windows program, but there is probably something comparable for Macs. The notes for this class and related articles, all with active Internet links, are on Don’s website https://uvtagg.org/classes/dons/dons-classes.html .
Don is a Californian by birth, with Snow ancestors from Southern Utah. He is a retired Professor of Mathematics from Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah, and has lived in several foreign countries, both for mathematics and church assignments. After retiring from the BYU Math Faculty, he and his now deceased wife Diane Snow who taught Humanities at BYU, served four Family History missions for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. These included being Directors of the New York Family History Center in Manhattan, in the Illinois Nauvoo Mission on a FH project ( http://earlylds.com ), and in the London England Family History Centre in the Hyde Park Chapel. Don served two terms on the Board of Directors of the Utah Genealogical Association, where he was the Host of the online UGA Virtual Chapter Meetings, and has been a VP of the Utah Valley Technology and Genealogy Group since the early 1990’s. He is a frequent speaker at FH venues and loves teaching and playing his accordion. He has 6 children and 30 grandchildren. His FH class schedule and notes are posted on his webpage.
This presentation is part of a set of over 400 presentations on genealogy and family history produced by "UVTAGG: The Utah Valley Technology and Genealogy Group".
For full details and to join, see the website https://uvtagg.org.