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It looks like the search attribute "Tags" is no longer available in the Mountain Lion Finder. I used this to quickly find Open Meta Taggged files on my Mac by means of a Smart Folder. Is there an alternative way?

mdfind still recognizes tags > "mdfind tag:tagname" works fine. Obviously the same holds for Spotlight "tag:tagname" works fine.

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Do you mean Mountain Lion Finder or Spotlight? –  Pro Backup Aug 27 '12 at 15:16
    
Mountain Lion Finder - when you start a search query you can select "other" and you could select "tags". Spotlight (like mdfind) still works find since you can still find tag:tagname in Spotlight. –  Jaap Noordzij Aug 27 '12 at 15:21
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