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Windows 2012 server, windows Search service information

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We use windows search service.
When does windows Search service get updated?
Where can I find a list of options I can use for searching?
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WSS will get updated like any other role or feature, when MS deems a requirement to update it.  This may be in a SP update, a hotfix or just another OS release update (R2 etc).

I'm not sure I understand what you mean for the options for searching. Do you mean in explorer using filters?
http://windows.microsoft.com/en-gb/windows7/advanced-tips-for-searching-in-windows

Here is a technet blog on adding items to the libraries for faster searching:
http://blogs.technet.com/b/sbs/archive/2010/04/05/find-items-faster-with-windows-search-and-libraries.aspx
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The second part of my question is satisfied but I was not clear on the first question.
When a file in the indexed location is changed or a new file is added, does it automaticly update the index database?
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It should be updated in real time automatically, so once a document is added you should be able to search straight away for it.
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