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Search returns no results when I see the files!!

  1. #1


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    Windows 8

    Search returns no results when I see the files!!


    Today the search function randomly stopped working. I can be clicked on the Documents folder, type in the file name and it says no results found. I can be looking at the file and it says no results found. Until this afternoon it was working just fine!! Please help! Nothing I can find online has helped at all.

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  2. #2


    Posts : 22,581
    64-bit Windows 10


    Hello Saratoga, and welcome to Eight Forums.

    Double check to make sure that the folder locations are still included in the index.
    If they are, then you may need to rebuild the index to have it fully updated.
    Afterwards, see if your search results are accurate again.

    Hope this helps,
    Shawn
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Search returns no results when I see the files!!
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