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Google Desktop

A desktop search application from Google that runs under Windows or Mac. It searches a user's computer for keywords in Office documents, Outlook messages, AOL chats and Web pages. It also provides a viewer for news and photos as well as mini applications called "gadgets," similar to the Gadgets that were introduced with Windows Vista (see gadget). See Google and desktop search.
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You may be asking: Why not use a desktop search tool such as Google Desktop? Besides being a more powerful and actionable software, X1 Professional was built from the ground up as a business productivity application, whereas Google Desktop and the like were built as extensions of operating systems.
Google Desktop also allows users to go beyond their desktops when searching for files, but in a way that targets a more mainstream audience.
In addition, Google Desktop users can download a free 'gadget' that captures and presents tips via RSS feed within the Google Desktop environment.
Google(TM) software on the drive allows users to quickly locate files with the Google Desktop Search(TM) search tool, manage photos with Picasa(TM) photo organizer software and simplify Web searches with the Google Toolbar(TM) search bar.
Gadgets powered by Google are miniature objects made by Google users for easy <http://code.google.com/apis/gadgets/> access to functions or information, and can be added to a computer's desktop if the system has Google Desktop installed.
My latest technological find is Google Desktop. After you download this free program, it looks through all the files on your computer and can locate whatever you need, including your e-mails, spreadsheets and other documents.
Google Desktop: This desktop search tool indexes all the documents, e-mails, PDFs, spreadsheets and presentations on your PC, virtually eliminating time-consuming manual searches.
The 106 lessons in this tutorial illustrate how to find pictures online with Google image search, browse Google groups, search a PC with Google desktop, set up a Gmail account, navigate satellite maps in Google Earth, create a blog, and share photos with Picasa.
Capability: Google Desktop Search indexes files on your desktop PC and displays the results in a Google search page.
Google Desktop (http://desktop.google.com/about.html) searches files stored on your computer, in e-mails, and on Web pages you have visited.