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Microsoft Indexed Search Addin

What is Microsoft Indexed Search Addin?  (from Microsoft)

The Windows Desktop Search add-in for Files on Microsoft Networks is a protocol handler that indexes shared network directories and shared FAT drives. This add-in uses Windows Desktop Search version 3.0, 3.01, or 4.0 only, and this add-in is not supported on Windows 7. This add-in lets you easily locate and search the ...  Read more


Microsoft Indexed Search Addin is a software program developed by Microsoft. The setup package generally installs about 2 files and is usually about 532 KB (544,768 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of those who have this installed, most are running it on Windows 7 (SP1). Most users that have installed this software come from the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: support.microsoft.com/kb/918996
Installation folder: C:\users\user\documents\visual studio 2005\addins
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{5736435A-323A-4E29-8FC6-E7C0FF7EC78D}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 532 KB
Language: English (United States)

How do I remove Microsoft Indexed Search Addin?

Quickly and completely remove Microsoft Indexed Search Addin from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Microsoft Indexed Search Addin from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Microsoft Indexed Search Addin, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove Microsoft Indexed Search Addin.

Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%
Windows 7 (SP1)
United States

Distribution by countryGeography

100.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 100.00%

About Microsoft

Microsoft Corporation develops, manufactures, licenses and supports a variety of products and services related to computing.
Publisher URL: www.microsoft.com


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