Windows Desktop Search: Add-in for Files on Microsoft Networks

    Now easily search your shared network directories and FAT drive(s) via Windows Desktop Search!
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      2.6 MB

      KB Articles: KB918996

        This Protocol Handler indexes your shared network directories and FAT drive(s) allowing you to easily find your specific content.

        By downloading this Add-in, you will have the ability to search your shared network directories and FAT drive(s) via selection in your Windows Desktop Search Advanced Options.
    • Supported Operating System

      Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 1, Windows Vista, Windows XP Service Pack 2

          Note x64 bit installations are not supported

        • Windows Desktop Search 03.00.0000.XXXX or later versions
        • Windows Search 04.00.6001.XXXXX

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