overlordqd says: 6 years ago Start using "Everything" and get away from the windows search engine! I can not understand why microsoft is not able to integrate a powerful search function in their OS?!? Now with Windows 7, the addin is broken and doesn't work with even 32-bit Windows 7. Delete the existing index (to prevent windows from using the index during searches). http://smashyourweb.com/windows-7/indexing-options-windows-10.html
She doesn't understand folder structure, so when she needs a file, she has no idea where to find it. rok says: 6 years ago Unbelievable, really. My computer stopps working while indexing which needs a very long time. Win 7 is completely disorienting. http://helpdeskgeek.com/windows-7/windows-7-file-search-indexing-options/
Can anyone help me here? find . -name MyFile.txt -print If you want a case insensitive search use the ls & grep commands ls -R | grep -i myfile.txt ls -R is like dir /S on I'm designing a no-data USB cable : How should the end be marked? Personally, I like the search box in various places, I just don't want an indexing process to be running all the time.
Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. At least not without digging through cumbersome setup menus to tell search how to function. Right click in grey area. Windows 7 Indexing Is Not Running You should not NEED a TUTORIAL on how to work a feature that was perfectly fine in XP - nor should it require over an hour to search for a file
Then select it and choose whether you want to index just the properties or the properties and the file contents. Indexing Options Windows 10 You wish to find files constrained by specific parameters -- a particular extension, a date range, a location -- in the fastest time possible. If it completes, you know the bad file type is in the other half. http://www.sevenforums.com/general-discussion/41706-w7-indexing-options-question.html can be used in the place of any single character and the * can take the place of many characters.
I set the filter as follows: include process SearchProtocolHost.exe (note: not SearchIndexer.exe) , include event type File System, exclude anything on the C:\Windows and C:\ProgramData directories, and/or include the directories you Windows 7 Search Not Finding Files I'm looking for a way to only backup the Indexing Options configuration, not everything else at same time. If you do a search on Windows wildcards, you'll find lots of info on this but essentially, the ? Skip all the content searches just find me the filename!
We have all (maybe….) been parted from large amounts of money for an OS that got rid of a really reliable search facility and replaced it with a joke that cannot
nooot. What Is Indexing Options It was apparently written up by someone who is no more than a "talking head" for Microsoft with no intention of bringing any impartiality to the topic at hand. Windows 7 Indexing Not Working I've also tried the repair registry key that several websites suggest; I change HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows Search SetupCompletedSuccessfully to 0 and restarted the computer, and it apparently repaired because it flipped back to
Searched in the exact folder where it was and presto it could be found. his comment is here Fred says: 6 years ago Unbelievable! Hello Microsoft? YOU WILL NOT FIND ANY C**P WITH WINDOWS 7 SEARCH. Windows 7 Index Network Drive
Having to spend DAYS training a search tool how to do something, that it MIGHT get right, and MIGHT find the things you want, while taking up more and more resources Turn On Indexing Windows 7 Related 3.exe files not indexed with Windows Search2Outlook 2007 OST File Indexing and OneNote 2007 Indexing are Broken1Windows Search refuses to start1How do I search all indexed locations in Windows 7?3Windows W7 is nowhere near as useful at Spotlight search on Mac.
W7 search came back with 2 files (a .txt and a .html) - neither of which were the file I sought. You just hit the Windows Key and start typing the file's name. Ensure that the Startup type is set to disabled to prevent Windows from starting it again automatically. Index Windows 7 It is so well-used that workers now spend 28% of business hours reading and writing emails.
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The base download and install will give you the UNIX find command among other things. Mam'selle says: 7 years ago Add me to the "you're joking" bandwagon - what took a simple right click and search (and search remained open) has been replaced with another unfriendly Typical. You have to go deep into the indexing control hierarchy every time to reset parameters that should be plainly visible at the first interface.
I am going back to XP. Optional: enable the searching of file contents. Dudley Jul 25 '12 at 15:18 add a comment| up vote 2 down vote Have you verified that your hard drive isn't dying? Those files are in different location at my hard drive- C and D partitions, some of them are hiden, etc… Windows XP have an option- to find ALL of this files,
Läser in ... There is no way to search an external or networked drive? If I search for a it shows me all 611 files in some convoluted order. Event viewer revealed some errors like this: Log Name: Application Source: Application Error Date: 2/1/2010 7:34:23 PM Event ID: 1000 Task Category: (100) Level: Error Keywords: Classic User: N/A Computer: ricky-win7
Can you give links to trusted reports/guides/seemingly accurate testimonies of Backup and Restore successfully restoring Indexing Options settings? Gold Member says: 6 years ago I migrated to W7 from XP. Give me back the infinitely superior XP search facility. Is it offensive to use 'Saigon' instead of 'Ho Chi Minh City'?
SirLegs says: 6 years ago Bonesnap: That W7 feature _is_ pretty cool for executable application files, but most of us here are not trying to find those types of files. I would love to know if there is just one malformed file jamming the entire system. –Ricket Feb 1 '10 at 7:18 You can open the Windows.edb file using VisningsköKöVisningsköKö Ta bort allaKoppla från Nästa video startarstoppa Läser in ... When you jump over to email, you can also specify to look for emails with a subject of money from Joe Smith.