Windows 8.1 search

Search is not properly working after upgrading to Windows 8.1. To get the search effectively working, I have to manually run the indexing option. The indexing takes for long time but this is not the issue. The issue is that the entire indexing results disappears when I turn my PC off!!


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I use Agent Ransack for a search utility in Windows.
I've used it for a long time, and it works great, very fast, and complete.

Installation will add the Agent Ransack option to the right click drop down menu.

Just select any location you want to search in File Explorer, from a full drive to a folder and right click, then select Agent Ransack from the menu, and type in what you want to find.


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