Windows 10: Win 10 Search cannot find some of my new files
I was not able to to Snipe the result, so I used Alt/Print Screen to capture the image and put it in a word document (attached)
It still could not find it.....
As a test, disable the "Windows Search" service to disable the Index to see how if your search results are accurate afterwards.
I would like to perform the test you mention, but I am at a loss as how to disable Windows Search......
No problem. You can use step 7 in OPTION ONE of the tutorial below to disable the "Windows Search" service.
I am happy with Wise Jetsearch. New files are immediately found.
Wow! That is an awesome search program! Once the program had indexed my files it found every instance of 'Sundial Bottom'.
Great tip, PiKo.
And, Brink, thank you for all of your suggestions. I really appreciate the effort you put into finding a solution within Win 10.
I hope the Administrator is still monitoring this thread.... I am beyond frustrated with how Win10 cannot find my files....
Yes, I have a supplemental search program, but I would dearly love to have the Win10 search work correctly.
Are there any other further remedies to be explored?
It may be worth a check to see if the file type is included to be indexed.
Search Index File Types - Add or Remove in Windows 10
i read alot about this, yes i did index everything. idk wat else to try, please help. iv been using windows 8 for a few years, search also sucked, so i eventually started using explorer to search for my files. not practical at all, i was hoping win...
When I "search my stuff" from the start menu, some files that I know to be indexed never show up in the results. And at the top of the search window, it reads: "These results may be incomplete, search is still indexing your stuff."
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