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I get the below error on my laptop and it drastically reduces the performance of my machine as the Indexer is constantly running. Please identify a solution except re-installation.

Faulting application name: SearchIndexer.exe, version: 7.0.7600.16385, time stamp: 0x4a5bcdd0
Faulting module name: TQUERY.DLL, version: 7.0.7600.16385, time stamp: 0x4a5bdb21
Exception code: 0xc0000006
Fault offset: 0x0002e5c2
Faulting process id: 0xbe0
Faulting application start time: 0x01cd0752bd78cce1
Faulting application path: C:\Windows\system32\SearchIndexer.exe
Faulting module path: C:\Windows\system32\TQUERY.DLL
Report Id: 16ce8a2f-7346-11e1-840a-a92a5ee507c3
EventID: 1000
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Why not just turn off indexing? –  soandos Mar 21 '12 at 11:29
    
Disable indexing. You could also allow the indexing to complete. Of course it should not be crashing so reinstalling your operating system is a good idea. –  Ramhound Mar 21 '12 at 11:31
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Windows XP or Windows 7? –  Joe Taylor Mar 21 '12 at 11:32

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  • Click the Windows "start" button.
  • Type services.msc into the "run" or "search" box and press Enter.
  • Find "Windows Search" in the list and click the Stop button.
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