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Forum: General Discussion 04 Oct 2011
Replies: 26
Views: 2,799
Posted By bwatch
Tried rebuilding and now the Win + F Search does...

Tried rebuilding and now the Win + F Search does not locate any emails at at. Any help would be appreciated.
Forum: General Discussion 18 Sep 2011
Replies: 26
Views: 2,799
Posted By bwatch
Problem Has Returned

This problem seemed to have solved itself, but now has returned. Each time I rebuild the index, the search function works for a day or two, but then reverts to the same problem described in my...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 18 Sep 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 3,684
Posted By bwatch
Windows Search Not Working for emails

I am having a problem with Windows 7 search when searching for emails:


When searching for an outlook email in the "instant search" bar in Outlook, the results are as expected (the correct...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 22 Aug 2011
Replies: 2
Views: 1,270
Posted By bwatch
Thanks for your reply. Something is "breaking"...

Thanks for your reply. Something is "breaking" my Windows Search Function and I assumed it was Updates. When the search function stops working, I restore the system to its state the day prior and...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 22 Aug 2011
Replies: 2
Views: 1,270
Posted By bwatch
Turning Off Automatic Updates

I want to stop automatic updates, but have not been able to do this through the Windows Update utility.


In Windows Update Settings, "check for updates but let me choose whether to download and...
Forum: General Discussion 26 Jul 2011
Replies: 26
Views: 2,799
Posted By bwatch
Update: After several Index Rebuilds, all...

Update:

After several Index Rebuilds, all of the documents including emails are in the Index, but unfortunately not searchable via Windows Key + F or explorer. Since I've tried everything...
Forum: General Discussion 25 Jul 2011
Replies: 26
Views: 2,799
Posted By bwatch
rebuilding did not cause the index to include the...

rebuilding did not cause the index to include the emails. (Microsoft Office Outlook items are still checked in Indexing Options)
Forum: General Discussion 25 Jul 2011
Replies: 26
Views: 2,799
Posted By bwatch
It seemed to be working for a few hours.. emails...

It seemed to be working for a few hours.. emails were searchable by all methods (Windows Key + F, Instant Search, Explorer). Then suddenly, the index, itself, lost all of the emails - ie/ the index...
Forum: General Discussion 24 Jul 2011
Replies: 26
Views: 2,799
Posted By bwatch
I decided to re-install Outlook and and rebuild...

I decided to re-install Outlook and and rebuild the index. Although indexing is not complete yet, it appears to have fixed the problem.
Forum: General Discussion 22 Jul 2011
Replies: 26
Views: 2,799
Posted By bwatch
Tried kind:email. In the Outlook pane, it...

Tried kind:email. In the Outlook pane, it returns the right results. On the other hand, in the Explorer Search Pane, it finds only a few "loose" emails that are not contained in pst files, but...
Forum: General Discussion 22 Jul 2011
Replies: 26
Views: 2,799
Posted By bwatch
When searching from start menu or explorer, the...

When searching from start menu or explorer, the results are identical to searching using the Windows Key + F pane (no results from emails).
Forum: General Discussion 22 Jul 2011
Replies: 26
Views: 2,799
Posted By bwatch
I had tried rebuilding several times (including...

I had tried rebuilding several times (including deleting the .edb file once), but didn't get better results. It seems that the problem is not with the index per se, since Outlook Instant Search...
Forum: General Discussion 22 Jul 2011
Replies: 26
Views: 2,799
Posted By bwatch
Yes, hidden/system files are visible. The .pst...

Yes, hidden/system files are visible. The .pst files are included in the index (in fact, those are the only files that are in the index). I can confirm that the .pst files are in the index...
Forum: General Discussion 21 Jul 2011
Replies: 26
Views: 2,799
Posted By bwatch
They are definitely indexed. In fact, those...

They are definitely indexed. In fact, those directories are the only items in the index. Tried to rebuild several times, but the results are the same.
Forum: General Discussion 20 Jul 2011
Replies: 26
Views: 2,799
Posted By bwatch
yes, it is

yes, it is
Forum: General Discussion 20 Jul 2011
Replies: 26
Views: 2,799
Posted By bwatch
I did try that... It works great for the "instant...

I did try that... It works great for the "instant search" internal to Outlook; however it does not work with the Window Key + F. Should work the same in both, so very confusing.
Forum: General Discussion 20 Jul 2011
Replies: 26
Views: 2,799
Posted By bwatch
Thanks for the links. The trouble I have is that...

Thanks for the links. The trouble I have is that when I do a search using "Windows Key + F (Windows Search), I do not get any email results regardless of where I do the search. (I can use Windows...
Forum: General Discussion 20 Jul 2011
Replies: 26
Views: 2,799
Posted By bwatch
Indexing Problems

I am having a problem with Windows 7 search when searching for emails:

1)When searching for an outlook email in the "instant search" bar in Outlook, the results are as expected (many results are...
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