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Windows 7: Problem with Search in OUTLOOK 2010

30 Jul 2010   #1
roger gellie

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
Problem with Search in OUTLOOK 2010

I am running Office 2010 Professional (32-bit) on Windows 7 Home Premium (64-bit).
I have no trouble arranging files (eg Inbox) by Date, To, etc. but any search always reports "no matches found".
I have read all the previous posts on Outlook Search but nothing seems to help me.
CP Programs and Features shows a single entry for Microsoft Office Professional 2010 so I can't uninstall just Outlook. I have tried Repair but that made no difference.
I would welcome any advice or suggestions.

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25 Aug 2010   #2
roger gellie

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit

Microsoft Support helped in the solving of this problem. In retrospect it may have been solved by running SCANpst.exe on the Outlook Data file. SCANpst.exe is found in C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\Office 14\ or in Program Files (x86)\... if using 64 bit Windows 7.

I hope this helps someone else with an Outlook problem.
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05 Sep 2010   #3


ScanPST.exe solved the problem for me. Thanks
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20 Nov 2010   #4

windows 7

It worked for me as well.

Much appreciated.
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