What is full-text search file (FTS file)? - Definition from WhatIs.com

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full-text search file (FTS file)

Part of the Windows glossary:

An FTS file (full-text search file) is created the first time you select the Find tab from a Help window in Windows 95 or later systems. An FTS file contains an index resulting from a full-text search of the Windows help system files. An FTS file can be deleted at any time. The next time you use Find, a new FTS file is created.

This was last updated in March 2011
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