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How do I re-enable spotlight?

2258 Views 1 Reply Latest reply: Sep 9, 2012 12:50 PM by sanjampet RSS
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Sep 9, 2012 12:34 PM

I looked on a search and found this suggestion:

 

The guaranteed way to reenable Spotlight is to reload it into launchd using launchctl:
sudo launchctl load -w /System/Library/LaunchDaemons/com.apple.metadata.mds.plist

 

 

When I did this, and then entered my password, Terminal said that Spotlight was already loaded.

But it still doesn't work.

 

Any thoughts?

MacBook Pro (15-inch, Mid 2012), Mac OS X (10.7.4)

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