Leopard Spotlight not working!!!

Discussion in 'Mac Basics and Help' started by kreddig, Aug 9, 2008.

  1. kreddig macrumors newbie

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    #1
    I just installed Leopard on my Macbook and for some reason my spotlight app will not come up with any search results when i try an use it! Anyone know the problem? Thanks
     
  2. SpookyLars macrumors 6502

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  3. kreddig thread starter macrumors newbie

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    No

    No i have not tried that, so do you think you could give me some hints on how to do that? Thanks
     
  4. EricNau Moderator emeritus

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    Go to System Preferences > Spotlight > Privacy, and click the addition symbol and add your system's HD (originally named "Macintosh HD"). After several moments remove this drive from the privacy list.

    Spotlight should start to re-index your drive shortly thereafter.
     

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