google desktop search

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  1. vysakh

    vysakh New Member

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    i recently installed the google desktop search.
    my hard disk has more than a lakh files but the google desktop search has indexed only 48 files. it does not index any file even when my system is idle (i tried it)
     
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    hitesh_hg New Member

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    Well desktop searched and indexes a limited nos files inclusing .doc, .txt, .html ..other office files ..maybe thats why there are only 48 files indexed..

    Hitesh Gupta
     
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    try looking in the options maybe there is something wich says filetypes and enable all of them
     
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    hitesh_hg New Member

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    Well sorry to say but when i said only a few file types are scanned I meant it...
    if you dont believe me checkthis out..

    http://desktop.google.com/about.html#whatis

    And this for the owner of this thread...please mention onthe group if yuor querry was solved or not..

    Hitesh Gupta..

    PS- I am not feeling alright...please dont take anything personally
     
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    thx for da link dude...i didnt know exactly...thats y i sed 'maybe'

    it seems like a good util to have....any more like these ?
     
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    cool signature ishaan
     
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