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Why won't Spotlight find a Text document in Search Results a 2nd time?

679 Views 5 Replies Latest reply: Sep 5, 2012 8:46 PM by fghsnnbcv bcvcg RSS
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Apr 15, 2012 4:03 AM

On 10.5.8:


I can type a search word into Spotlight.  It will show results.  I then open let's say an Appleworks text document from that search.  Then I close that document and retry the same search: Now that same document will not show up in the search results for that exact word and it WILL NEVER show up again in search results.  In other words after a file has been found and opened in search once , it will never sppear in search results again for the same word.


If you have an idea how to fix this please tell me.  Thank you

PowerMac, Mac OS X (10.5.8)


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