Tech Tip – Windows 10: Fix Search

3rd November 2017

If Windows Search can’t find files that you know are there somewhere, then you have the option to rebuild its index.

Here’s how:

  1. Click on Start.
  2. Type index.
  3. Click on Indexing Options.
  4. On the Control Panel entry that opens, go to Advanced > Rebuild.
  5. Try searching again, once the index has been recreated.