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.