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Search issue in Outlook 2007

Posted on 2015-01-17
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User is not able to search mails properly in Outlook 2007, search shows irrelevant results  or no results.
Please help.
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by:Deadman
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In your Inbox, click the single arrow next to the Search All Mail Items box.
Click Search Options.
 In the Indexing section, see if the following check boxes are selected:
Personal Folders
Mailbox - <Mailbox name>

If didn't work,  just removed the user, then added the user back in
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Aditya Arora earned 500 total points
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rebuild the index database.


    Exit Outlook.

    In Microsoft Windows, click the Start button, and then click Control Panel.

    Do one of the following:

        Windows Vista     Click System Maintenance, and then click Indexing Options.

        Note   In Classic view, double-click Indexing Options.

        Microsoft Windows XP     Under See Also, click Other Control Panel Options, and then click Indexing Options.

        Note   In Classic view, double-click Indexing Options.

    Click Modify, select the check boxes for the locations you want to index, and then click OK.

    Click Advanced.

    Click Rebuild.

    Restart Outlook.

AND WAIT FOR INDEXING TO COMPLETE
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by:VINOD MORE
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Reindexing happened me.
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