Search cannot find files

  1. Posts : 4
    Windows 10

    Search cannot find files

    I have hundreds of videos but when I try to search for them by using IN this PC the Kind:=video command the search come up empty. It simply cannot find anything I ask it to search for. I do not want to use third party search applications. I just want it to work.
    Does anyone have a solution?
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  2. Posts : 3
    Win 10

    Windows 10 search is broken. It only search on the drive, where windows 10 is installed - I have 2 disk, but I cant get it to search the second disk.
      My Computer

  3. Posts : 35,449
    Win 10 Pro (21H2) (2nd PC is 21H2)

    Hi, if Windows search won't work for you try Locate32 (which indexes fast and searches content), Everything (more basic)...for example.
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  4. Posts : 35,449
    Win 10 Pro (21H2) (2nd PC is 21H2)

    But focussing on (file) explorer, here's how it should work:
    In explorer click the Search tab, then choose
    Advanced Options
    Change Indexed Locations
    - and add the partitions/disks etc you wish to index.
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