How to search network shares or mapped drives in Windows 10

When Microsoft introduced the Windows Search indexer in Windows XP, they provided an add-in for it to index network shares. It worked for 32-bit Windows XP and Vista but starting with Windows 7, they discontinued this feature. You can't index network shares, nor can you include them in a Library. But even if network shares or mapped drives cannot be indexed,  you can still search them, if you use a simple trick. Read the rest of this article to see how.

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