How to Search for Words and Phrases in Windows Books

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Recently updated in the Creators Update, Books is now a full-fledged reader. And as a full-fledged ebook reader, you’d expect certain tools to come with it, with search being one of the key ones. Well, you’re in luck, because Windows Books, like a PDF reader or Kindle, makes it downright easy to find quotes, figures, and statistics in any book with just a few keystrokes.

1. Open Edge.

edge2. Click the star icon near the top right of the browser window.

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3. Select the books tab in the pop-out window.

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4. Choose any book you’d like to search and click to open it.

5. Click the screen anywhere within the browser window to bring up the menu.

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6. Click the magnifying glass icon in the menu.

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7. Enter the the term you’d like to search for, and press enter to search.

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