HP TRIM tip: File-type extension awareness

Older versions of Microsoft Office (pre-2007) use file extensions like *.doc and *.xls. More recently Microsoft has decided to use *.docx,*.docm,*.xlsx,*.xlsm, etc.

If you are looking for a word document and filter by file type using *.doc, you will exclude the more recent file types.

You don’t need to type all the stars and quotes and dots etc, TRIM takes care of that for you. Just type the extension followed by a space like this…

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