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Windows search and MAPI32.dll problem

Posted on 2009-05-12
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I recently downloaded Window search 4.0.

When I start it up I get

       The ordinal 49 could not be located in the dynamic link library MAPI32.dll

Windows search says indexing is complete but it hasn't actually indexed anything.

I tried running fixmapi.exe (Start, Run, %systemroot%\system32\fixmapi.exe  <ENTER>) but this did nothing.

I'm running windows XP SP2 and outlook 2007

Advice please
Thanks Mike
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Try copying MAPI32.dll from i386 folder (from your original CD if you can't find it).

Apart from that, I'd try uninstalling desktop search then reinstalling it.
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do what jaydee said, if that doesn't help then uninstall MSN Toolbar, the file is associated with that.
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"Try copying MAPI32.dll from i386 folder "

this fixed my problem.

Thanks very much

Mike
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"Try copying MAPI32.dll from i386 folder "

this fixed my problem.

Thanks very much

Mike
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