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Deleting Windows Files with Advanced Search

I have a folder which has full everyone permissions. I set windows to search file names and the content within the file which works fine but when I do this type of advanced search for Windows 2008 it ...
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Windows Search Service on File server

We currently have a Server 2008 R2 file server hosting DFS ABE Shares that are pushed out to our Citrix XenApp 6.5 (published desktop) users as mapped drives via GPO. Recently there have been a lot ...
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How do I move Windows Search and Index Service databases to another drive?

On one of our older Windows 2003 Servers we need to run the Indexing Service and Windows Search. The problem is that the windows.edb file has grown quite large. I want to move these and related files ...
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Windows 7 clients can't search indexed files on Server 2008 R2 file server

I've been having problems getting Windows Search Service on our file server to provide our Windows 7 clients with searching capability of the indexed files on the server. I've got the Windows Search ...
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Windows Search service continually being set to Disabled startup mode

I've searched around for a solution, but it seems that most people want this to happen. I would like Windows Search to start up in Automatic mode on this machine. I set the service to Automatic, ...
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How to make win 7 index network drives [closed]

I'd like to be able to search for all word files in a certain folder that contains some textual phrase. To my understanding, be able to do it, Windows-7 needs to index this folder. I open ...
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Is there a way to avoid reindexing files on each Microsoft Search Service crawl?

I need to index heavyweight format files with Microsoft Search Service. I created an IFilter and a backend that stores indexing results. So now if extracting text from some given file takes too long ...
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Windows 2003 server failing to search on a network share when looking for “A word or phrase in the file”

I've got a Windows 2003 terminal server and my users often search though remote text files for order numbers. We previously had a windows 2000 terminal server and the normal windows find dialog worked ...
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Windows 7 Libraries and Windows Home Server [closed]

So I'm currently running the Windows 7 Release Candidate, and I have a fairly new Windows Home Server machine. I'm trying to add the "Video" share to the Video Library. First try gives me an error ...