Search not Working for Outlook 2007 Archive.pst File

Posted on 2009-02-17
Last Modified: 2012-05-06
Outlook 2007 is set to archive to a .PST on the local file server connected to the network on a regular basis.

Search funtion is not working in Archive Folders only.  All other mailbox search is working fine.

Operating Environment:
Vista 64
Outlook 2007
Exchange 2007

Any ideas on how to fix this?
Question by:fixitall
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    Accepted Solution

    Hello fixitall,

    You need to have Archive.pst open in Outlook when search indexing is occuring. Then Search will find the mail.

    In Outlook go to File > Open and navigate to where archive.pst is store and open it as a set of personal folders.

    Then Rebuild the search indexer

    Hope this helps!

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