You should now be able to see the ProgramData folder. thats been driving me nuts for awhile now 11-10-2007, 05:34 AM #13 Marauder_Bex Registered Member Join Date: Nov 2007 Location: Manchester, UK Posts: 1 OS: Windows Vista Home Your cache administrator is webmaster. Do you know anything about that?Like other errors associated with the microsoft windows search error? news
Edit - Booted to the system recovery partition, ran sfc /scannow /OFFBOOTDIR=C:\ /OFFWINDIR=C:\ and received an error that the "Resource Protection Service" could not start. Your one stop resource for free pc technical support Recent Posts How do I get different background images on my dual monitors gpedit.msc in Windows Vista SolutionCenter.msi on start up Hpqcxs08 Thanks. Delete all files and folders in these directories. http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_7-files/indexing-not-running-windows-search-service-also/772a5c98-b71c-4aff-9875-639d6b8b02ea
My laptop performance is faster now. Please try the request again. any help? Is this a common issue?UPDATE: Here is the exact error since im in front of the computer now.When I turn on the computer I get this windows notification saying:"Microsoft Windows Search
Small Font Size on Labels, Instructions and User Guides Output a googol copies of a string Is there a way to load the ShowConfig before Sitecore finishes initializing? Then, change the service back to starting automatically. Or if you want to show hidden folders, you go into Control Panel, (make sure you're in classic view) and you click on the icon labeled Folder Options, at which point The Program Searchindexer.exe Has Failed Recently I started having this prob last week and it was driving me nuts.
Double click "Start Menu " in the "Summary of selected locations" 12. Microsoft Windows Search Indexer Stopped Working And Was Closed Vista Thats the secret! If for some strange reason you are not able to select anything on this page, you can rebuild the searcher index manually by editing the following registry key: HKLM/Software/Microsoft/Windows Search/SetupCompletedSuccessfully to This is quite an unusual problem, but if it happens to you, it's a pain in the ass!
Jason says: 8 years ago The correct folders are C:Documents and SettingsAll UsersApplication DataMicrosoftSearchDataApplicationsWindows and C:Documents and SettingsAll UsersApplication DataMicrosoftSearchDataTemp Yad says: 8 years ago I deleted the directory, C:ProgramDataMicrosoftSearchDataApplicationsWindows C:ProgramDataMicrosoftSearchDataTemp Windows Could Not Start The Windows Search Service On Local Computer Error 183 Next time I will first stop the service (thanks for your instruction!). So I went into services and disabled it (and I had to also disable the automatic retry separately or it kept starting despite being "disabled"). Thanks again for this free, easy-to-follow advice 🙂 Kees says: 3 years ago Dear Aseem, I have a remotely related issue (W7 Pro): my laptop will fail to close down from
Super information! http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f217/microsoft-windows-search-indexer-stopped-working-and-was-closed-138952.html Select Control Panel 3. Microsoft Windows Search Indexer Has Stopped Working Windows 7 The second option worked for me. How To Fix The Start Error For Windows Search Service To Enable The Index In Vista Navin says: 7 years ago I'm getting an error stating "Microsoft windows has stopped working" while attempting to transfer a file from my Dell laptop to mobile…..
Windows will notify you if a solution is available"I went into the services, and if the service I should be looking at related to this is "Windows Search" then its set http://introbuilder.net/windows-search/windows-search-service-error-xp.php Uncheck Users directory 11. However, if you can avoid registry key modifications that's best! It's seems to happen randomly. Windows Search Corecount
Thanks! Please read the entire post & the comments first, create a System Restore Point before making any changes to your system & be careful about any 3rd-party offers while installing freeware. Double click "Users" in the "Summary of selected locations" 10. More about the author If you get an Access is Denied message when trying to delete the files, you will first need to stop the Window Search Index service by going to Control Panel, then
This error is really a pain in the ass and I hope I'll be able to fix one of my family members machine thanks to you! Idxex_f_macro_fip64 You still can't start the service until you reboot, at which time Windows will rebuild the index for you. your first tips helped me kick some Windows Search Indexer ass!!!
Oracle flashback query syntax - all tables to same timestamp Reverse Lookup: getting keys from values `patch:instead` removes an element with no attributes Why did my cron job run? Reboot (I'm not sure if the last reboots are really necessary, but I did it just in case). Uncheck Windows Search and restart Windows. Windows Search Service Not Running Windows 10 The time now is 01:31 PM. -- Mobile_Default -- TSF - v2.0 -- TSF - v1.0 Contact Us - Tech Support Forum - Site Map - Community Rules - Terms of
Clearing out those two folders fixed the issue. 11-20-2007, 11:47 AM #16 ALN1 Registered Member Join Date: Nov 2007 Posts: 1 OS: Vista Thanks! Reboot Delete all files in C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Search\Data\Applications\Windows Delete all files in C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Search\Data\Temp (these are hidden files, so be sure that hidden files are made visible) Reboot Start Window Search service (delayed start). Once these files are deleted, reboot the machine. http://introbuilder.net/windows-search/windows-search-service-error.php I think I should start by fixing the sfc /scannow errors but I'm not sure the best way to do that.The laptop recently had the HD cloned to a SSD (sector
Use API version 32.0 or later to retrieve this process How to use sort on an awk print command? On reboot, you may observe a high CPU indicating that the Windows Search service has already started and is in process of rebuilding the Index. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. I'm a bit confused on what this means & how i do it.
Of course with Windows, it seems you never really run out of strange issues to deal with! Then, change the service back to starting automatically. I had previously installed Vista on the exact same computer and all of these drivers with no issue on that (I had to reinstall after I got a continuous stop error-->reboot-->stop So I went into services and disabled it (and I had to also disable the automatic retry separately or it kept starting despite being "disabled").
Double click on the service and click Stop. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Tech Support Me - BBC Tech NewsBerners-Lee: Right to worry about cybersecurityZhuhai air show: China J-20 fighter jet in public debutUK The second was to use system restore.