Cannot search Contents in Windows Server 2008 R2

Posted on 2013-09-24
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Last Modified: 2014-01-10
Hello all I have setup a Windows Server running 2008R2. I have read may articles on hear about getting the search to work. I have finally installed the Windows Search Service and it is running good. The only problem I still have is that it will  not find contents within a file. I have a set the Search options to Search properties and contents, but it will not find contents in a file.
 I have even setup up a test file with 1 word inside and it cannot find this simple .txt and look inside. What am I missing?
Question by:BSAS_ITGuy

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alicain earned 2000 total points
ID: 39519501

Has the server had a reboot sine the Role was installed?  One is needed.

Also, is the extention of the file that you have created for your test definitely a .txt ?

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ID: 39521349
Yes ireboited the server right after the role setup,also the test file is definately a .txt. Althiugh I mostly search xml,s.

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