Updated: 04/26/2017 by Computer Hope

Spotlight is an Apple macOS feature first announced at the 2004 Apple Worldwide Developers Conference and later released with OS X v10.4 in April 2005. Spotlight is found in the top-right corner of the screen on the Menu bar and allows the user to search for any file on your computer. In the picture below, is an example of Spotlight.

Apple Spotlight

Apple terms, Find, Menu bar