Tips - Office 2007/201x email search problem

If you are facing search problem on Outlook 2007/2010 a possible solution it could be:

1. Windows 7 --> control panel --> Indexing Options --> Advanced --> TroubleShoogint (Delete and rebuild index) --> REBUILT

2.  If you do not find email you should:

  • Stop windows Search service.
  • cmd with Administrative rights
    net stop wsearch
  • Set to 0 this key:

    HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Windows Search\SetupCompletedSuccessfully
  • restart Outlook
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3. About Outlook search returns No matches found you can review following KB 2769551 Microsoft article with all step by step procedures: