Indexing Service Reference


Indexing Service is no longer supported as of Windows XP and is unavailable for use as of Windows 8. Instead, use Windows Search for client side search and Microsoft Search Server Express for server side search.


This section contains reference information for high-level API elements provided by Indexing Service. These programming elements are part of the Admin Helper, Query Helper, OLE DB Helper, and Filter Component APIs.

For information about low-level OLE DB Provider for Indexing Service API elements, see OLE DB Provider for Indexing Service Reference.

The reference material is divided into the following categories.