Reason for Microsoft® Outlook 2007 Search option not working and ways to resolve the issue
What causes the Search option in Microsoft Outlook 2007 to stop working? What can be done to prevent this problem?
Microsoft Outlook 2007 is an excellent tool that controls e-mail, appointments, and contacts effectively. You can easily use and configure this component which comes with a lot of useful features and a built-in calendar. Microsoft Outlook 2007 is an e-mail client which can be used for everyday e-mail and business e-mail. It provides an excellent Search option and provides fast search results. There is also an option of color categories in Microsoft Outlook 2007 that helps to organize information. Microsoft Outlook 2007 has the ability to work with Microsoft instant messaging services. It includes Windows Live and MSN Messenger programs. Search folder option in Microsoft Outlook 2007 performs better for specialized searches. Sometimes Search option in Microsoft Outlook 2007 may stops working. Here are the reasons and the ways to resolve the issue.
Issues due to which Search option does not work in Microsoft Outlook 2007 and methods to fix such issues:
- About Search option
- Issues and causes for it to stop working
- Methods to solve the issues
About Search option
Search is a new tool that comes with Microsoft Outlook 2007. Search box is placed at the top of the Information Viewer Pane. Search provides fast search results and saves your time. It is a component of Windows Search, and is helpful for remembering content that you have in Microsoft Outlook 2007. It helps to quickly locate an item, such as an e-mail message or a task.
Issues and causes for it to stop working
There are several issues which cause the Search option to not work. Usually, due to the installation of plug-ins, it might lead to some problems. Plug-ins on your system may modify the registry key that may disable Windows Desktop search option and also may affect the search and indexing function of data on Microsoft Outlook 2007.
In order to fix the problem, you can disable plug-ins that cause the Search option to not work. Ensure that the Search option feature is enabled. To enable the Search option you need to open Microsoft Outlook 2007, and go to ‘Mail’ option. Then select ‘Click here to enable Instant Search’ option and thus you can turn on the 'Search' feature.
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