Langdon began his manual search.
They operated on a mainframe, and it was largely a manual search.
The drive was used for manual searches of disks, in cases where the main computer couldn't find something.
A manual search through millions of prints could take weeks, months.
"From these numbers, it is obvious that a manual search by a small team is hopeless," the scientists write.
The 55 previously unreported accounts had been discovered only with manual searches, the Swiss Bank Corporation statement said.
And when he does manual searches ... Have you ever noticed his hands?
Accordingly, it has required laborious manual searches of files to give owners information on the work done.
The computer searches actually proved slower than manual searches, officials say.
It also presented a search interface to perform manual searches, and save them as virtual folders.