Create an account EXPLORE Community DashboardRandom ArticleAbout UsCategoriesRecent Changes HELP US Write an ArticleRequest a New ArticleAnswer a RequestMore Ideas... maria says: 8 years ago thank you soo much!! RSS ALL ARTICLES FEATURES ONLY TRIVIA Search How-To Geek How to Rebuild the Search Index in Windows If you are encountering problems with searching-unexpectedly slow searches, not finding things that should To do so, simply just type event in the Windows start menu search bar and hit enter.
Reboot. How To Fix The Start Error For Windows Search Service To Enable The Index In Vista Becomean Author! Worked like a charm cheers rene Steven says: 4 years ago Hi, I can't thank you enough for the advice given above! Now you have to choose either to Search the Internet or See All Results.
Thanks for voting! Indexing Options Windows 10 I have tried rebuilding indexes as well as doing Advanced Searches and including non-indexed, hidden, and system fiels. Wally's Answer: Problems with Windows search really are a big deal. Vista performance & maintenance Vista Search not workingMy search index appears to be broken.
Tim says: 8 years ago Does this method work with Windows XP, or just Vista? No more issues - thank you! Windows Vista Indexing Not Running Those are basically suggestions on how to do a not search, but the issue still remains. "Ramesh, MS-MVP" wrote: > See: > > You cannot find files when you search a Indexing Not Running Windows 7 And yes ive tried a system restore,to no avail.
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How to Use an Android Device as a Second Monitor for Your PC or Mac How to Auto-Control Your PC's Fans for Cool, Quiet Operation How to Fix Hard Drive Problems There you go! When I search for a file (that i know the name of) i keep getting no results to pop up in that start menu window. this contact form Um… no!
Vista performance & maintenance Windows Vista Search Not WorkingI am having problems with the Vista search not showing anything at all. Windows 7 Search Not Working Advertisement ^ Note the Event ID and seek Event Log Online Help. 4] Open Windows Explorer, set it to show Hidden files and folders via Folder Options, and then navigate to lol (n_n) chesney says: 7 years ago Absolute genius.
Open the Indexing Options and in the dialog box, click on the Advanced In the Advanced Options click the button that says Rebuild. The second option worked for me. This has been driving me nuts. Indexing Is Not Running I have been looking to crack this for three weeks including following the (stupid) advice of MS to kill profiles nothing worked.
Go to the View tab and scroll down till you see "Show hidden files and folders". Local Time: 12:56 Re: Vista's Search not Working Originally Posted by 67SBSQSB I cannot seem to get any results when searching via windows vista search. Once the rebuild is done, it should have solved all of your Windows Vista search problems. http://ict4m.org/search-not/windows-search-function-not-working-vista.php Speaking of annoying… Last time I tried creating a backup but already then I had several warnings that certain items could not be copied.
I do appreciate it. I have tried rebuilding indexes as well as doing Advanced Searches and including non-indexed, hidden, and system fiels.