Solved

Windows 7 Indexing network locations

Posted on 2013-06-19
1
486 Views
Last Modified: 2013-06-20
Hi. I have a QNAP NAS and want to add shared folders to my local index (pc running Windows 7 64bits). I tried the "Add-in for Files on Microsoft Networks " but this does not work. Thx by advance for your help.
0
Comment
Question by:proximal
1 Comment
 
LVL 19

Accepted Solution

by:
strivoli earned 500 total points
ID: 39261620
"Your share can only be indexed remotely when the server conforms to the Windows  Indexing Protocol. Your NAS probably doesn't do that"

See: http://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/windows/en-US/efb5b9dd-4281-4a17-947d-d55207bd6015/how-can-i-index-a-network-share
0

Featured Post

Independent Software Vendors: We Want Your Opinion

We value your feedback.

Take our survey and automatically be enter to win anyone of the following:
Yeti Cooler, Amazon eGift Card, and Movie eGift Card!

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

You may have a outside contractor who comes in once a week or seasonal to do some work in your office but you only want to give him access to the programs and files he needs and keep privet all other documents and programs, can you do this on a loca…
On some Windows 7 (SP1) computers, Windows Update becomes super slow even the computer is reasonably fast.  There's one solution that seemed to have worked well for me (after trying a few other suggested solutions).
In this video, we discuss why the need for additional vertical screen space has become more important in recent years, namely, due to the transition in the marketplace of 4x3 computer screens to 16x9 and 16x10 screens (so-called widescreen format). …
This Micro Tutorial will teach you how to change your appearance and customize your Windows 7 interface to your unique preference. This will be demonstrated using Windows 7 operating system.

685 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question