Tech Ed 2006: Hands-on labs Windows Vista

Stopping Windows Search Service

Before beginning the lab, I had to disable the Windows Search Service on this Vista machine. According to one of the lab "instructors", the Windows Vista Search Service was attempting to index the C: on the actual computers on which the labs where running. This made the virtual machines too slow to use.

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