Files lens

The files lens is the second lens after the Dash home in the lens bar and is represented by a document. The files lens gives you access to recently used files, folders, or downloads.

You can use Super+F to open the Dash directly at the files lens.

  1. If you use Google Drive, be sure to add your Google credentials to Online Accounts to see search results from Google Drive.


Right click on a search result to open a preview. The preview shows the file format, file size, and when it was last saved.

You can open a file, email it, or open the folder that contains the file.


Click Filter results to filter by file type, file size, or the last time the file was saved.