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MESSAGES LOG IN Log in via Log In Remember me Forgot password? You can follow him on Facebook and Twitter. I now have 12,334 items indexed. However, I would hope that you can tell me which files are needed to place in the new folders that have now been created (yes I'm writing because it happened again his comment is here

For example I have a folder in "Documents" named "Banquet" In > that > folder I have at least 6 Word documents with the word "Banquet" in the > file > It was a real bother and I am glad to be rid of it. Local Time: 13:49 Re: Vista's Search not Working Originally Posted by 67SBSQSB I cannot seem to get any results when searching via windows vista search. Also, Windows tries to do indexing while your PC is not being used, so it may be best to rebuild the index before going to sleep and just leaving your PC this content

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There really seems to be no rhyme or reason to how Vista is searching and missing these OBVIOUS files.... WINDOWS VISTA SEARCH NOT WORKING « Previous Thread | Next Thread » Similar Threads Thread Forum search not working in windows mailMy windows mail search function no longer works. Ruth says: 8 years ago Thanks a million. For example I have a folder in "Documents" named "Banquet" ...

{{offlineMessage}} Store Store home Devices Microsoft Surface PCs & tablets Xbox Virtual reality Accessories Windows phone Software & Apps Office Windows Additional software Windows apps Windows phone apps Games & Entertainment Followed the steps to delete the correct folders and files and BAMM -- FIXED! Vista General Vista Search not working, options greyed out - how do I get it bacOffice2007 and Vista search are not working any more on my machine. Indexing Options Windows 10 Thanks.

The second option worked for me. Indexing Not Running Windows 7 Indexing complete. Thanks. > > > > My System Specs You need to have JavaScript enabled so that you can use this ... I have tried to look for emails multiple ways, even ones that I may have just looked at, and...

It's usually also associated with slow computer performance and crashing of the entire computer. Windows 7 Search Not Working Thanks "Dave Wood [MS]" wrote: > If you do Start -> Search and then type in the search box do you see the > files? Subscribe to Our Newsletter Email: Advertisement © 2016 MakeUseOf. I have followed...

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My laptop performance is faster now. Read More Home About Contact Privacy Policy How To Fix The Start Error For Windows Search Service To Enable The Index In Vista He began blogging in 2007 and quit his job in 2010 to blog full-time. Windows Explorer Search Not Finding Files Next time I will first stop the service (thanks for your instruction!).

Be patient! this content Any tip? Click OK, OK.) IT > > DIDN'T WORK. So, I went in and added the Documents folder and it still does not pull it up. Windows 10 Search Not Finding Files

For example I have a folder in "Documents" named "Banquet" In > > that > > folder I have at least 6 Word documents with the word "Banquet" in the > If you get an Access is Denied message when trying to delete the files, you will first need to stop the Window Search Index service by going to Control Panel, then General Discussion Vista - windows search indexer stopped workingnone of the fixes I found on other tech sites work. weblink Do you know anything about that?Like other errors associated with the microsoft windows search error?

I have Vista Ultimate and this is THE ONLY problem I've had with it. Indexing Is Not Running so that's not it... Speaking of annoying… Last time I tried creating a backup but already then I had several warnings that certain items could not be copied.

Under the section named "Search files", select the option "Search entire > index" > 4.

As a result, I have to use the power button to close, and when starting up the system requires a system check and repair. RELATED ARTICLEHow to Choose Which Files Windows Search Indexes on Your PC The search index can take a while to rebuild, but it’s usually worth it. I have Vista Ultimate and this is THE ONLY problem I've had with it. > > Anyone have any ideas? Windows 10 Search Not Working My System Specs You need to have JavaScript enabled so that you can use this ...

Basically, I have the indexing set to index my Outlook folders, however, every time I close Outlook or restart the PC it starts indexing from ZERO again, it never ‘remembers' any Click Start menu, Customize. For example I have a folder in "Documents" named "Banquet" In > > that > > folder I have at least 6 Word documents with the word "Banquet" in the > check over here Click Start menu, Customize > 3.

Hector says: 8 years ago Thanks. Forum New Posts FAQ Calendar Community Member List Forum Actions Mark Forums Read Quick Links Today's Posts Tutorials Advanced Search Forum Vista Newsgroup Archive Vista Newsgroups Vista file management Vista's Search Click OK, OK.) IT DIDN'T WORK. Hal says: 7 years ago The second option worked like a charm!

If you go to the Indexing Options Control Panel, do you see any error messages or similar? Thanks! This has been driving me nuts. If you go to the Indexing Options Control Panel, do you see any error > messages or similar? > > Dave > > "mike d" wrote in message > news:[email protected]

You can keep using your PC normally, of course, but searching will continue to be spotty until the index is fully rebuilt. Can I work with the new folders and just place back the essential data files..? The steps below explain how to rebuild your search index. CANT SEE SEARCH IN START MENU WINDOWS XP PRO How can i search to driver for hp deskjet 1000 windows 7?

Under the section named "Search files", select the option "Search this user's files". New 23 Feb 2007 #3 mike d Guest Re: WINDOWS VISTA SEARCH NOT WORKING Dave, No I don't see the files that have "Banquet" in them. well done dude. P.S.

Advertisement Latest Giveaways Moto G4 Plus Review and Giveaway Moto G4 Plus Review and Giveaway Riley J. If nothing works, then you might want to consider using an alternative Search software for Windows. If you do a search for a specific file and it doesn't show up, your index may need to be rebuilt. The trouble files/folders are hidden!!!