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Windows 10: How can I have Cortana index files that are

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located on a network drive?...
Windows 10: How can I have Cortana index files that are located on a network drive?
Submitted: 6 months ago.Category: Software
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Software technician: Kris Rodgers, IT Manager replied 6 months ago
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Hi
Sorry for the delay, we are busy and I've just got to your question.
How long has this been happening?
Thanks
Kris

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Software technician: Kris Rodgers, IT Manager replied 6 months ago

Is it an IP drive?

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Customer reply replied 6 months ago
no ip drive. \\optiplex
Customer reply replied 6 months ago
physically connected through a hub
Software technician: Kris Rodgers, IT Manager replied 6 months ago

Can you tell me what build of Windows your using?

Sorry for the delay

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Customer reply replied 6 months ago
how do i find that?
Software technician: Kris Rodgers, IT Manager replied 6 months ago

Here's a guide on how to add files to the network share to be indexed: https://www.windowscentral.com/how-add-new-cortana-search-file-locations-windows-10

Note: Can you please rate me at the top so I am credited with my time, 5/5 gives me most credit and would be much appreciated. Thanks.

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Customer reply replied 6 months ago
my network doesn't appear on that window
Customer reply replied 6 months ago
my network doesn't appear on that window
Customer reply replied 6 months ago
please release this ticket if you don't know the answer so i can get someone else to work on it
Software technician: Kris Rodgers, IT Manager replied 6 months ago

Opting out for someone else

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