troubleshooting Question

Windows explorer files not showing or can't be found

Avatar of arnololo123
arnololo123 asked on
Windows OSWindows Server 2008
11 Comments6 Solutions92 ViewsLast Modified:
Hello,


I have a folder with over one million files on a server.
There are a files that I know are there because if I type the entire location with filename it opens up. But if I search for the file,  windows can't find it.
The files are just regular pdf or office files.
If I sort the folder by filename, those files do not show up.

Thanks for the help
SOLUTION
Alan
Consultant

Our community of experts have been thoroughly vetted for their expertise and industry experience.

Join our community to see this answer!
Unlock 6 Answers and 11 Comments.
Start Free Trial
Learn from the best

Network and collaborate with thousands of CTOs, CISOs, and IT Pros rooting for you and your success.

Andrew Hancock - VMware vExpert
See if this solution works for you by signing up for a 7 day free trial.
Unlock 6 Answers and 11 Comments.
Try for 7 days

”The time we save is the biggest benefit of E-E to our team. What could take multiple guys 2 hours or more each to find is accessed in around 15 minutes on Experts Exchange.

-Mike Kapnisakis, Warner Bros