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Searching for the change history of partial file or path in Mercurial or TortoiseHg

mercurial,tortoisehg,file-search
Each time I need anything beyond the standard search, I find myself trying several things, searching Google and in the end terribly failing. Apparently, the Hg search syntax is pretty extensive and I would like to use its power, but I don't seem to be able to find a good...

Multiple Threads searching on same folder at same time

c#,multithreading,file-search
Currently I have a .txt file of about 170,000 jpg file names and I read them all into a List (fileNames). I want to search ONE folder (this folder has sub-folders) to check if each file in fileNames exists in this folder and if it does, copy it to a...

How can I programmatically use Windows File Explorer to perform a Search?

c#,wpf,explorer,file-search
We have a folder on our network that we want to search within, including subfolders, from our program. We want to return a list of files whose name contains "String1" or "String2" or "StringN". We would prefer to programmatically open an Explorer window and view all files that match the...