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Windows 7: Lots of files/application are not being indexed in Window's Search!!!!

13 Aug 2011   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium 32-bit .
Lots of files/application are not being indexed in Window's Search!!!!

It's really frustrating searching for a document I need for school in the Window's search in the start menu and it not being found. But I know for a fact I made the files and where it is, in my Documents. Window's index is just really annoying it basically doesn't index any of my created documents, most of my application/programs I use are not being index.

How do I choose to index what I want, and make sure the documents etc. are being indexed!?!!?


Windows 7 : Home Premium 32-bit

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13 Aug 2011   #2

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1

Hi michaelsp9

Type "indexing options" into the start menu.All the options your looking for are there to choose what is indexed.

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Although I think documents are usually selected by default but have a look yourself

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