How to Solve Windows Search Issues with an Index Rebuild

How to Solve Windows Search Issues with an Index Rebuild

 

To rebuild the Windows Search index, head back to Control Panel > Indexing Options. Click the Advanced button and make sure you’re on the Index Settings tab of the Advanced Options window. Under the Troubleshooting section of the Advanced Options window, find and click the Rebuild button.

How does indexing affect searches?
How does indexing make my searches faster? Much like having an index in a book, having a digital index allows your PC and apps to find content faster by looking for terms or common properties such as the date a file was created.

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