Monitor and control the Windows Search indexer from this handy gadget!


  • Monitor the current state of the indexer
  • See how many items need to be processed
  • View the total count of indexed items
  • Stop and start the indexing service
  • Open the Indexing Options control panel
  • View the installed Windows Search version number
  • Multiple backgrounds / color combinations

Additional features with Windows Search 4.0:

  • Enable “Index Now” functionality.  This disables the “Back Off” functionality of the indexer for faster indexing.

Download the gadget here