Sometimes it can be stressing searching for a file a colleague has shared with you. Especially if the user thinks they’ve lost or deleted the file.
Don’t give up hope!
Do a Google Drive Filter Search before spending hours on end trying to figure out which folder the file resides in.
A filter search allows the user to search by file type, date modified, item name, words or phrases within a document, file owner, whom the file was shared with, and location (my drive, starred or trash.” Below is a demo of how easy it is to do a filter search by using a colleagues email address.