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Windows 7: Index Locations - Add or Remove


23 Jul 2009   #9
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 
Index Locations - Add or Remove

How to Add or Remove Index Locations in Windows 7 and Windows 8


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My System SpecsSystem Spec
03 Dec 2010   #10
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

Jaime,

Sorry, I wish there was a way, but there's just not a way to add a removable SD card to be indexed.


My System SpecsSystem Spec
17 Oct 2011   #11
Fszeker

Windows 8 x64
 
 

Can i Add an local network location? Because i want to have a libary that will be with local network location and i have to index it first...
My System SpecsSystem Spec
17 Oct 2011   #12
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

Hello Fszeker, and welcome to Seven Forums.

You might see if using the Windows 7 Library Tool program may work for you to have it as a library without having to index it instead since it adding a network location to the index is a bit of work to do.

Hope this helps,
Shawn
My System SpecsSystem Spec
18 Oct 2011   #13
Fszeker

Windows 8 x64
 
 

Thanks. Helped. Even on Windows 8.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
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18 Oct 2011   #14
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

You're most welcome Fszeker.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
25 Jan 2012   #15
salmanshah

windows 7 ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

But the problem is, even if I exclude folder from a drive its still showing up in the startup search. The folder only. Anyway to remove a folder from index?
My System SpecsSystem Spec
25 Jan 2012   #16
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

Hello Salmanshah, and welcome to Seven Forums.

If you just recently excluded the folder, or unchecked it, then you may need to rebuild the index to update it and not have the folder included in search results.

Hope this helps,
Shawn
My System SpecsSystem Spec
25 Jan 2012   #17
salmanshah

windows 7 ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Brink View Post
Hello Salmanshah, and welcome to Seven Forums.

If you just recently excluded the folder, or unchecked it, then you may need to rebuild the index to update it and not have the folder included in search results.

Hope this helps,
Shawn
Thank you, i have rebuild the index but no use. still the same.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
25 Jan 2012   #18
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

Salmanshah,

Just to make sure that I'm on the same page as you, could you explain what you mean by "startup search" and post a screenshot of it?
My System SpecsSystem Spec
25 Jan 2012   #19
salmanshah

windows 7 ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

I meant this:
My System SpecsSystem Spec
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