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  • I can't search in the most pdf files (title or content), although some (few) files is searched , what is the solve?   

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    1- my system is Win 7 ult 32 bit and i use Adope acropate reader 9.4 professional . 

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    2. All drives are indexed. File types are also associated with right indexing, 

    3- I followed all the correct steps in index options.

    4. I have rebuilt the index, twice just to ensure that it is not corrupt or a problem. Indexing Service is running.

    4- I followed all the correct steps in index options.

    what is required to make Windows 7 search pdf files


    Wednesday, December 29, 2010 3:02 PM

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  • what is required to make Windows 7 search pdf files

    install a Windows search iFilter like this:

    http://www.foxitsoftware.com/pdf/ifilter/

    this allows you to index the content of PDF files.


    best regards
    André


    "A programmer is just a tool which converts caffeine into code" CLIP- Stellvertreter http://www.winvistaside.de/
    • Marked as answer by Leo Huang Thursday, January 6, 2011 1:38 AM
    Wednesday, December 29, 2010 8:00 PM