find ctrl fFind is a term used to describe a process of locating a specified text, file, document, or other object on a computer or the Internet. For example, you can press the keyboard shortcut Ctrl + F now to open a find window and search for any text on this page.

Generally speaking, when wanting to look for text in a current document it is referred to as "find." However, if you want to look for text in multiple documents or pages, it is referred to as "search" instead of find.

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Also see: Find fast, Query, Retrieve, Search, Spotlight