Exchange Server MSSearch Administration Tool

    The Exchange Server MSSearch Administration tool can be used to determine which Exchange Stores in the domain have Full-Text Indexes, provide status on indexes, and provide administration tasks all via the command line.
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        MSSearch Administration tool overview:
        • Provide a way to determine which Exchange Stores in the domain have Full-Text Indexes.
        • Provide a way to get the status of the existing Full-Text Indexes on an Exchange Server and provide additional information than what Exchange System Manager displays.
        • Provide a way to repair any existing Exchange Full-Text Indexes after any of the following has occurred:
          • Domain Rename
          • Change Primary SMTP Address for Default Recipient Policy
        • Provide a way for an admin to perform actions against an existing Full-Text Index via a command line tool. The main actions being:
          • Enable the Index for searching
          • Disable the Index for searching
          • Start a Full Population
          • Start an Incremental Population
          • Pause the current population
          • Resume the current population
          • Stop the current population
          • Reset the Index (Should only be used as a replacement for Deleting the Full-Text Index and then recreating it)
    • Supported Operating System

      Windows 2000, Windows Server 2003

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      • Your use of this tool is governed by the terms and conditions of the end user license agreement which can be found in the self-extract package.

        If you do not agree with those terms and conditions, do not use the software.