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Very slow indexing of outlook 2010

I am unable to perform a search in outlook 2010 (new symptom) When performing a search I get a message saying that outlook is indexing;  That message persistseven after 1 hour.  When opening the advanced tab under search options, I get a message saying that indexing is slow due to user activity.  I tried to repair office but it did nto help.
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Try to rebuild the indexing and check if it helps.

http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows7/Change-advanced-indexing-options

 

Note: Indexing usually takes sometime depending on the number files on the machine. Once the rebuilding process starts try not to use other programs.

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