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Spotlight (mac osx) won't search LiBo docs. Any Solution ?

asked 2015-04-02 13:11:58 +0200

Spotlight wil only search based on doc names; not on the contents. OSX Yosemite 10.10.2 Libo Version: 4.4.1.2

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It is a spotlight problem not LibO. Please look if spotlight has settings which allow odt (and other LibO formats) search.

ROSt52 gravatar imageROSt52 ( 2015-04-03 02:41:37 +0200 )edit

In spotlight, I can only choose to search generic types of files, e.g. "documents, spreadsheets, applications, etc" but no specific file types. Furthermore I selected to search everything that is listed in the settings. However I found there were some issues before with this phenomenon. See link. https://apple.stackexchange.com/quest...

gripmstr gravatar imagegripmstr ( 2015-04-04 09:45:48 +0200 )edit

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answered 2015-04-07 14:10:06 +0200

Re-Indexed spotlight and spotlight working perfectly now !!! This page shows how to re-index: https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT201716 Probably a restart would have fixed the issue too ;-))

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