I have Windows 10 Pro on my SSD.  I have turned on the indexing option for the system but turned off Cortana.

When I use “Start” to search for software installed on the system, they don't show up.

windows showing no result

As you can see, I have Android Studio installed, and it doesn’t show up.

I have the following indexing options:
Indexing options

How can I find all my files (through search)?


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That is why I use and recommend Everything. Because this indexing service just works.

Searching for android exe files with Everything

  • Installed it, will surely try this, but for now got the windows search fixed with the help of @Win32Guy.
    – Doc
    Dec 9, 2017 at 19:38

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