If searching for a group or resource, then type in the name of those things and press Enter. Try and use any insight from the previous post if there are any indications there that could help. Add Key never asked during setup. If your results come up empty, you will need to rebuild the index. I'm just relieved to have finally solved the problem and hope my experience helps someone else. In trying to fix the problem through reading some advice on various forums, etc. Basically, Search in Outlook 2013 is shockingly bad and just doesn't work.
I'll turn it back on once everything is fixed, I promise. See below to read more about how to hire me, my services and ebooks and videos I sell. Thanks to Spacelord for the info - this has been an ongoing problem for months. I have also tried the full rebuild took 40 hours. Next, go back to select Outlook for indexing.
I can't believe that comments weren't made before this stuff was allowed out of the door. Give these steps a try. If this is the affecting issue it will not likely get resolved without a new profile. I want to export the contacts fra from the desktop to the laptop and when I export to a csv file on the desktop the e-mail adresses is missing in the file. I thought the update was suppose to fix the issue, but somehow it did not.
You can remove the update rollup and I think this is still required setup a new Outlook profile to get around this, that's a pretty big potential security hole though considering the types of stuff Microsoft has been quietly patching lately, I don't feel comfortable sharing the June 13th update name but you can find it and remove if you want. Albeit slowly, Outlook actually searches and trawls through the mailbox, enumerating results!!! Everything should be up and running right now with problems, or little problems. Check Outlook Indexing Settings and Rebuild Index. Maybe because I'm working in Windows 10? When it starts the search results are incomplete and after a couple of days there are no results at all. I did not have to make any changes in Outlook 2013. Check out Lisa's Office 365 show You can follow my blogs on Twitter callthatgirl Newsletter signup.
Outlook 365 search is a great and helpful tool to find the items or contacts you need. These problems were all related to index corruption. This has been at least 3 days now. Analyze the file and repair it using the. If indexing is completed from Step 1 and you are still not seeing results rebuild the Index. Then Close Outlook and continue to step 2.
Detailed instructions to perform this task can be found. I followed the instructions to do the update, but the problem did not get fixed instead it got worse. I have tried both listed options, but it still ended up the same result. This seems to make Microsoft's resolution bearable for those with large mailboxes. I am wondering if I had missed something possibly? In fact, Outlook email search displayed just a few results and didn't display the most recent emails that should have been displayed since they matched the search. Conclusion Of the many Outlook problems, Outlook 2016 Search problem is another one. For me, the problem seems to have started after we applied the October Critical Updates.
Note that your computer may be working slowly during reindexing. So follow simple steps to solve this type of errors. There are many requests to solve this issue so I was trying many related things to solve this issue. I have only 2 advice: 1 Go back to Office 2010 2 Get a 3rd party Indexer like Lookeen, Filelocater or such. . You may want to add in stopping both the Exchange Host Search and Exchange Search service in order to rename that folder.
Outlook for Office 365 Outlook 2019 Outlook 2016 Outlook 2013 Outlook 2010 Outlook 2007 If you search for items in Outlook and don't receive the results that you expect, the indexing of your Microsoft Windows and Microsoft Office system data files the search catalog may not be complete. Yes, Windows is activated as well as Office No, I'm not going to try and fix the. I am considering going back to the stand alone Outlook I previously purchased Office 2010 as it works great when I search for any key word across all the platforms contacts, notes, e-mail, tasks, calendar entries etc. Everything got indexed then, but new mails or mails moved to other folders are still not indexed. For those of you who do not know, Office 365 is a subscription service from Microsoft, which is run over a cloud service. When the tool stops functioning properly; it would either display search results up to a particular date or it will show that there are items based on search criteria waiting to be indexed in the output panel. You can access these files on various email clients, and some of them without a specific platform.
June 2017, perhaps resulting from an update? This error may also occur with Outlook clients that are not in cached mode. Why chop of your Head if you got an headache. Hi Justine, Thank you for providing the article. The steps that are mentioned below are easy and simple to follow but the user should be careful as any wrong step will increase the issue. Turns out that crash corrupted our database indexes. This newly created folder will be used as a temporary folder or the item.