outlook search indexing not working

Using Outlook 2010 (fully upto date)

Search was working fine until recently, so I used the 'Rebuild index' option as I have done successfully in the past.
The problem is that it never seems to finish indexing, even after leaving it for many days.

The index count always seems to change; for example sometimes there could be 1800 items left, then it jumps to 2800, but it never finishes.

Any ideas?

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JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
Do a Repair of Office from Control Panel. Restart and start Indexing again.
Another thing to try is correct a corrupt cache.

Go to

control panel > mail (32bit) > email accounts > change > use cached exchange mode.
leo135Author Commented:
Thanks for all your help, nothing worked so I deleted OST file and let outlook recreate one and it worked!

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leo135Author Commented:
It worked
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