A technician is troubleshooting a Windows 7 laptop that takes significantly longer than expected when performing a file search. What is the possible cause?

A technician is troubleshooting a Windows 7 laptop that takes significantly longer than expected when performing a file search. What is the possible cause?

  • The file system is corrupt.
  • The disk type is basic.
  • The disk type is dynamic.
  • The file permissions are not set.
  • The index service is not running.
    Explanation:

    The Windows indexing service is used to speed up file searches. A slow search may be the result of either the index service not running or not indexing the correct location.