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24 Jul 2009  
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64-bit Windows 10
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by JeremyJukes View Post
I have turned off indexing (disabled Windows Search service) and I believe it saves CPU cycles on an on-going basis. If you want it running but not constantly indexing setup a dummy directory structure with a single file and restrict indexing to that directory. This approach works.
Hello Jeremy,

I agree. Just to let you know though, when index is disabled, searches cannot be done in library folders. If this is not a problem, then disabling the index can save resources and help the hard drive not run as much.

Hope this helps,
Shawn
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