Search the file content

You can search for specific content in the document files saved in Drive. The content search is available for .txt, .rtf, .htm, .html, .xml, .pdf, .doc, .ppt, .xls, .hwp, .eml, .docx, .xlsx, .pptx extensions, and in languages including English, Japanese, Korean, Simplified Chinese, and Traditional Chinese. Files will appear in search results one minute after uploading.

Mobile

  1. Open Drive, and tap  .
  2. Enter the keywords to search.
  3. Tap ‘Text’.

PC Web

  1. Click  on the top.
  2. Enter the folder or file name you want to search in the search box on the top, and press the Enter key.
  3. Click ‘Text’.
  4. Check the search result for file contents.

Search is available in Korean, English, Japanese, Simplified Chinese, and Traditional Chinese.

Please note that new files will not be available in search results for the first minute after uploading.

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