Help, Guides, and News on making the Switch To Apple Macintosh Computers
Default Smart Folders
Apple has created a few default out-of-the-box Smart Folders in Mac OS X. You can view these in a Finder Window (highlighted in the image below):
Create a Spotlight Smart Folder
You can create your own customized Smart Folders by saving a Spotlight search and by adding criteria. It's actually a four step process.
- Perform a Spotlight Search
- Click the Save button in the upper-right corner
- Name the Smart Folder
- Select "Add to Sidebar"
- February 27, 2009 - content revision, added images