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Sandeep Mewara15-Oct-20 6:39
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GeneralWindows Search in Windows 10 not indexing folders that have a .git subfolder Pin
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markrlondon15-Oct-20 3:24
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.gitignore file anywhere? not sure if you mentioned that in your post. I know you can ignore files and folders using a .gitignore file in a visual studio solution, etc.

All the folders that contain a ".git" subfolder have a .gitignore file but such files have no meaning to Windows Search.

Just to confirm, I deleted the .gitignore file from "D:\Data\Devstuff\Archive\PythonHelloWorld\" and when I added "D:\Data\Devstuff\Archive\PythonHelloWorld\" to the Windows Search search scope via the UI, it just disappeared. I looked in the registry and the folder is now listed as a non-included folder. In other words, Windows Search saw me add it and then just disappeared it, and will not now index or search it.
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