Microsoft is actively investigating this issue but no release date for a fix could be provided at this point.

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The Outlook Search issues, can appear suddenly or after updating (or upgrading) Outlook or Windows If Outlook search does not work, or doesn’t return all or the correct results, then follow the instructions mentioned below to resolve Outlook search problems. If this article was useful for you, please consider supporting us by making a donation.

The first method to resolve Outlook search problems is to see if the Outlook search function is working normally in Safe mode.1.

At the right pane, select COM Add-ins and click Go… Uncheck the checkbox next to the Add-in that you want to disable and click OK. ** If Microsoft Outlook is not listed, then click Modify and add it to the above list. At Advanced Options, click the File Types tab and check the pst and the ost checkboxes. Then click the Index Settings tab and click the Rebuild button.

If you ‘re using Windows 7 or Outlook 2007, type Indexing on the Search box and then open Indexing Options. Make sure that Microsoft Outlook, is included in Indexing Locations list and then click Advanced.

Once everything has been indexed again, CPU usage will reduce again.

When you are still encountering Search issue then, continue with the regular troubleshooting steps to get Instant Search working again.

When Outlook's Instant Search isn't working correctly, you may need to rebuild the Search Index.

You can do this from the Windows Control Panel or from within Outlook.

In a Windows 7 based computer we observed this problem: Outlook 2010 returned incomplete search results. When indexing is completed,* start using search again without problems.

In fact, Outlook email search displayed just a few results and didn't display the most recent emails that should have been displayed since they matched the search. * Note: How to ensure that Indexing is complete (Outlook 2010): Additional help.

Update 1: This issue has been fixed in version 16.0.7870.2031.