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I tried this simple modification and worked like a charm. Got this from some genius named Thekid2point0 on another site: "Not sure if this would help but I had a user with this same issue and after awhile changing all the settings I could find, I found one that did the trick. Under the Folder options go to the Search tab and under how to search check the "...


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Old thread, no idea if this will help anyone, but I tried every solution out there, but finally got this fixed. I had tried the following... Modifying the %LOCALAPPDATA%\Packages\windows.immersivecontrolpanel_cw5n1h2txyewy\LocalState folder indexing options Regedit: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows Search\SetupCompletedSuccessfully > Set to 0 (...


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I did not pay 100% attention to isolate the solution, but it is now resolved for me. Here is what I did between my original problem and the issue being solved: Rebooting another time Letting Windows finish rebuilding the search index (at the time of the question, I only had the rebuild initiated and not finished) This is probably the solution. Changing ...


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It's not your imagination. I discovered Agent Ransack about 2 years ago and never looked back. Windows Search, to me, has been hopelessly broken since going to Windows 7. It fails to find files and the user interface is just plain clumsy. When people complain that Windows search fails to find files, MS always has the same suite of useless answers: "...



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