The Search Bar

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Searching for photos, videos, folders, albums, or just about anything is easy in Mylio. You can do so using Mylio’s Search bar. By default, the Search bar is a generic search on your entire library. All metadata and Mylio specific data will be searched. You can use search modifiers to search more directly for a specific a piece of information.

Opening the Search menu allows you to strategically search for certain aspects of photos. Open the Search menu by clicking the small arrow at the left  side of the search bar.

Mylio Desktop Search Menu

Once open, you can switch between search and filter.

The four icons at the top of the Search menu take you between Pinned searches, Rating searches, People searches, and Map searches. These allow you to toggle between different search types and easily narrow down your desired search.

The Keywords search field will search the keyword field of any photo. Select the disclosure triangle to the right of the keyword field to display a list of all keywords within your Mylio database.

Ratings allow you to narrow down your search by rating, label, or flag.

Finally, you can narrow your search to show only photos, only videos, or a combination of both.

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