How sort results by hits within the file's content?

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How sort results by hits within the file's content?

Postby Yabba » Wed Sep 13, 2006 1:07 am

I use the Yahoo Desktop Search version of X1.

When I get my search results they are sorted by the column I last clicked.

Is there a way to set things so that the results are sorted by the number of hits on the file's actual content?
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Postby Kenward » Wed Sep 13, 2006 1:44 am

You mean you would like to find the files with the greatest number of occurrences of the word "word"?

I don't know if it is possible but it sounds like a good idea to me. It would emulate the "relevance" rating that you get with some search engines.

I doubt if any of the existing columns would work. They might have to create their own measure.
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