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Chapter 18. It's a Small Web After All: ... > Techniques for Efficient Web Galliva... - Pg. 215

It's a Small Web After All: Using Internet Explorer 215 If you find yourself constantly pulling down the Favorites menu to get at your favorite pages, you might prefer to have the Favorites list displayed full-time. You can do that by clicking the Favorites button in the toolbar. Internet Explorer then sets aside a chunk of real estate on the left side of the window to display the Favorites list. · Move to Folder--Click this button to move the currently highlighted favorite into another folder. In the Browse for Folder dialog box that saunters by, highlight the destination folder, and then click OK. · Rename--Click this button to rename the currently highlighted favorite. Edit the name accord- ingly, and then press Enter. · Delete--Click this button to nuke the currently highlighted favorite. When Windows XP asks whether you're sure about this, click Yes. When you're done, click Close to return to Internet Explorer. Order Out of Chaos: Searching for Sites Clicking willy-nilly in the hope of finding something interesting can be fun if you've got a few hours to kill. But if you need a specific tidbit of information now, then a click click here and click click there just won't cut the research mustard. To save time, you need to knock the Web down to a more manageable size, and Internet Explorer's Search feature can help you do just that. The idea is straightforward: You supply a search "engine" (as they're called) with a word or two that describes the topic you want to find. The search engine then scours the Web for pages that contain those words, and presents you with a list of matches. Does it work? Well, it depends on which search engine you use. There are quite a few available, and some are better than others at certain kinds of searches. The biggest problem is that, depending on the topic you're looking for, the search