WHS: Allow Indexing Service....? RRS feed

  • Question

  • My Computer | Manage | Disc Management | [Drive] | Properties | Allow Indexing service to index this disc for fast searching

    Is there any benefit from setting this to False if one has no intention of invoking the desktop search facility?

    Somewhere, I heard that turning it off speeds things up - however slightly....
    Wednesday, July 29, 2009 12:25 AM


  • If you're talking about turning off indexing on your server, don't. It's used to allow searching through the Remote Access web site, and through Vista clients.
    I'm not on the WHS team, I just post a lot. :)
    Wednesday, July 29, 2009 3:26 PM