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Index results doesnt show me Outlook results among others

Q: Index results doesnt show me Outlook results among others

Hey
i have a windows 7 that doesnt show search results from outlook or office
i tried to rebuild the index using an administrator account it didnt help
i tried to stop the service and start it again.
i also tried to cancel the excluded places for the index to search and it didnt help either..
ive run out of ideas.

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A:USB drive doesn't show my files

Have you tried the same USB on a different pc? If not, do so.
 

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A:Files in one folder on Ext.HDD don't show - not hidden

And we should play 20 questions as to WHICH directory??
 

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2- Scanned by windows defender tool. same result!
3- scanned by malwarebytes anti-malware. same.
4- cmd (run as administrator) -> go to its drive (e.g., H:, when H is my flash drive) and typing the attarib -s -h *.* /s /d command. It could not to show the data.

All my attempts faced failure till now.

Can anyone help me please?
 

A:USB flash memory has data but doesn't show the contents

Salam
Go to cmd (run as administrator) -> go to its drive (e.g. H: where H is my flash drive) and type the attrib -s -h *.* /s /d
Now flash will show the data.
Your attrib spelling was wrong correct them
Try it.
 

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Have you installed latest NVidia driver pack compatible with your operating system?




www.nvidia.com/Download/index.aspx?lang=en-usClick to expand...


 

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A:External HD won't show up on PC

List any Problem Devices

Make sure devices are connected and powered on
Click Start->Run, enter: msinfo32. Click the + sign next to Components to expand it
Click Problem Devices. Anything appear?
If yes, click on it, Ctrl-A to select all, Ctrl-C to copy it, Ctrl-V to paste into next post
On the other hand, if no devices are listed, tell me so




The drive is a Acomdata HD500UFAP and the desktop PC i have is running windows vista 32-bit.Click to expand...

Also, what you describe is very odd as USB 2.0 drivers come in XP, Vista and Win 7 in the first place. So you shouldn't need to be downloading drivers from the vendor for your Vista 32

But, in any case, Problem Device report should show me what appears under Other Devices.. so tell me and we;ll just take it from there
 

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I have mostly fixed the problem! In the resolution settings there is an option that says make text and other items larger or smaller. For some odd reason all of the different monitors were set to different sizes. After switching all those to a small size. That immediately fixed the issue with games looking blown up and gargantuan on my 60 inch tv. But the charms bar was still huge. So going to the settings through the load up screen and not desktop mode in windows 8 I went to the settings and in the display settings there was another option for toolbars and whatnot which was set to default only on the 60 inch tv. When I set that to small like the rest that fixed the issue with that. So everything seems to be fixed right........ sadly no its a lot better than it was but not completely fixed yet.

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A:USB flashdrive doesn't show up in XP

learninmypc said:





I have a very "Strange" situation. I had my 465gb Verbatim USB flashdrive plugged into my XP Pro & forgot it was plugged in so I rebooted. In the process of it rebooting, the loosely connected connecting cable fell off disconnecting it.
Once it booted back up, I reconnected it but now it don't exist on the XP. Don't show up in my computer nor when I click the "safe to remove" icon yet I hesitantly plugged it in my W7 & it shows & everything is good.
Did I mess something up on my XP?Click to expand...

I've run scans (Avast,mbam & SAS) on it & they came up clean.
 

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A:USB drive doesn't show up on my XP system

Maybe the manufacturers manual will would be helpful. Can you provide me with the make an model?
 

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I have a thought on this one, but not knowing your exact setup I'll try. If you are connecting via usb and have a hub or many usb devices connected to that hub, try connecting directly to a usb port - this might make the detection time faster. Also, if you are connecting to a usb3.0 port & the device is only usb2.0 this can create a delay as well. As for eSATA, I haven't had devices fuss when connecting that way - it usually just works.

Post what the device is, your saying hdd caddy, but is it an off the shelf enclosure or something custom?! It might, might, be an issue with the external enclosure itself. That being said try going into it's web interface or config software & see if there is an issue with it - perhaps there is a log or alert area to get further info. Either way, post back what the device is, specs on your system, specifically the motherboard if custom or make/model if retail pc.

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A:AMD FX-8120P overclocking results

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/Close http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/windows/find-your-missing-usb-drive-on-windows-xp/ This worked for me

It didn't have a drive letter. I had to activate it as a partition or something, but it shows up and I can access it now, and that's what counts
 

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A:6GB of memory, but 2GB don't show

go into the bios and check the ram slots and see if all 6 show up
 

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Yes the pen drive is toast. Never depend on saving important data only on a flash drive. Back up the data to a CD or DVD. Flash drives are subject to static discharges like any electronic device. CD's and DVD's are not...
 

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A:Video does not show on newly built system

The lack of video might be a symptom of something other than the video itself. Did you use motherboard standoffs? Did you connect the 8 pin 12V connector on the motherboard? Are both external PCI-E power connectors on the graphics card hooked up to the PSU?

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1) List any Problem Devices

Make sure devices are connected and powered on
Click Start->Run, enter: msinfo32. Click the + sign next to Components to expand it
Click Problem Devices. Anything appear?
If yes, click on it, Ctrl-A to select all, Ctrl-C to copy it, Ctrl-V to paste into next post
On the other hand, if no devices are listed, tell me so
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Notice progress in lower left window corner
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A:PSU test results - what does it mean?

Either your tester's dodgy or you've got a case of really bad luck and two faulty PSUs. If the -5v rail test light isn't on, I can only assume that there's no current going through it. If it's the type of tester I think it is;

Green = in range (close enough to the correct voltage - think tolerance is about 5%)
Red or Orange = out of range (too high or too low; faulty)
No LED = Immediate fail or the pin isn't conducting properly with the tester

Check out the pic below (hope it works) and see if that pin is connecting with the corresponding pin on the tester. If it is, then yeah. Broken tester or broken PSUs.

Most testers are fine, but just like all other electronic items it could be faulty... I'd be tempted to try another tester or confirm with a 3rd power supply - preferably one that IS already tested to be okay. It's highly unlikely your tester is breaking the supplies.

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A:BIOS setup does not show up

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Secondary IDE channel with 40 wire cable set up:

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A:Hard drive doesn't show

Could it be that the F drive crashed and is lost?Click to expand...

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Try going to Disk Management under Administrative Tools in the Control Panel and delete the partitions.
 

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I have a question to pose.

Beyond 3rd party firmware,
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and I could always get the settings to stealth.
Port 0-1 is and issue with this router for stealthing.
any ideas?

have owned:
DI-604
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All have been stealthed.

Dlink per fourms claims this is a non-issue due to
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If a port can be found, closed or not, sooner or later
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A:DIR-825 B1 Port 0 and 1 show as closed, not stealth!

Welcome to the forum with you very first post!

Did you just purchased this router?
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You motherboard may contain that AMD chipset but that is not the motherboard make and model. You need to identify the motherboard make and model and go to the motherboard manufacturer's website to find drivers for it. You would go to ATI's website for graphics drivers if you ever need them.

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Vista and 7

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Well, I can't exxplain it, but its working fine once again! I left it unplugged/disconnected for the entre day and plugged it back in just a few mins ago, and everythings fine. Had it plugged directly into the wall, along with my tower and other monitor...no more. Got a power strip and everythings plugged into that now.
 

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I have looked through the menu and can't access show cam there either.

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A:cannot create direct show player

depends on file format

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See this Guide Troubleshoot: Windows Won't Recognize Your USB Hard Drive

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A:Wireless Network problem: My XP won't show the router or other PC in Network Places

I am surprised that the old XP desktiop has wireless functionality. Did you add wireless to it, recently? If so, is it shown as operating correctly in Device Manager?
 

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A:Only 7M show up from 1G?

http://www.techspot.com/vb/topic65114.html

and don't forget your OS uses memory too.
 

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A:How can I get better gaming results

You need more RAM, and a Highend Graphics card, and sound card. Not a gaming expert, just giving my two cents.
 

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hi there,


i bought a 320gb(wd) SATA HDD recently. i connect it to port 1 on my mainboard (ASUS P5Q SE).

however,when i start windows, it show the capacity is only 130Gb.when i checked at BIOS, the capacity is 320Gb.

i wonder where the other 190Gb is and please help me get them back....

plz......................
 

A:320gb hdd only show 130gb

Probably lots of unallocated space/

rt Click My Computer-> Manage the Storage->Disk Management

what does it say about your drive?
 

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A:GTX 280 - GPU fan doesnt come on at all, no display

well obviously, your power supply is good enough, you seem to have no RAM problems, your graphics card was working fine, i doubt its your hard drive, i suppose it could be your sound cards drivers, ive heard about some sucky support issues from creative. And i suppose it could be your processors, (your temps were ridiculously high) or your mobo.
 

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A:Share Outlook Calendar

For workgroup users (ie those without a domain controller), it is done by sharing
each appointment;


create or open an appointment
click the Attendee Availability tab
at the lower left, click Invite Others
enter the name of the Contact and click find
when selected, click Required or Optional
repeat for all attendees
when done, click OK
as each Contact receives the appointment by email, they accept or decline the schedule
their calendar and yours are updated
and the status of all can be seen using the radio button Show Attendee Status

 

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I'm Suzy, I dont know much bout PC, soft or hardware. Recently I just bought Creative Xtreem Audio. However, I discovered that the old sound card is intergrated w the ATI motherboard. When I check on Device Manager the current audio card is ((realtek ac97 audio driver)) . Does anyone know how to disable this audio card in order to install the X-Fi card

Thanks a lot
 

A:Can anyone show me how to disable onboard sound card

Can you pull it out? Or it's onboard? If so, go in BIOS and disable it, or there may be a jumper on the board to do so.
 

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