Windows 10: Windows search issue.

  1.    02 Aug 2015 #1

    Windows search issue.


    Anyone has any ideea why the search doesn't find 'windows update' / 'check for updates' ? Other searches work , but this isn't , on my other pc's "check for updates" works . Posted pics with working 'add or remove' too .
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  2.    02 Aug 2015 #2

    We are many that have seen a broken search. An index rebuild did it for me (for now). Control panel > indexing options
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  3.    02 Aug 2015 #3

    Tried rebuild , didn't work .
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  4.    02 Aug 2015 #4

    Yeah, search has been pretty all over the place for me as well. A few rebuilds of the index later and it's somewhat usable, but still having issues with Search finding specific settings or apps.
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