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I recently reinstalled Windows 7 (64-bit Professional), and reinstalling Outlook 2010 was part of that process. I am now unable to search for anything in Outlook, as it simply returns that no results were found. The Windows Search service is running.

I can rebuild the search index manually (Options --> Search --> Indexing Options --> Advanced --> Rebuild), and it will work for the next time or two that I open Outlook, but it then stops working again.

Outlook is listed in the indexed files window that pops up when Indexing Options is clicked.

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Have you imported your old PST files? –  Sudipta Chatterjee Mar 27 '13 at 21:53
    
No, I did not import them, I just let it recreate them. –  Vaindil Mar 27 '13 at 21:58
    
If you have the archives, import might help –  Sudipta Chatterjee Mar 27 '13 at 22:01
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