Query failed: connection to localhost:9312 failed (errno=111, msg=Connection refused). Finder - Search by content does not work - macOS Discussions on AppleInsider Forums Toggle navigation All Forums Recent Posts Sign In Finder - Search by content does not work hledgard Posted: February 17, 2003 4:26PM in macOS edited January 2014 I have picked small folders with MS Word docs.When I try to check for content, e.g. a word I know is in several of the 8 files, no result.The finder has never found a thing by content.Do I need to reinstall Jaguar????Thanks,Dr. L Comments Reply 1 of 4 overhope Posts: 1,123member February 17, 2003 5:48PM Did you index the drive your documents are on?Do a Get Info on the drive then click the disclosure triangle by Content Index: click Index Now, wait for it to finish and try again. Reply 2 of 4 tomahawk Posts: 164member February 18, 2003 11:32AM What do you have in the Search In field?We've done this search on drives that weren't indexed before.Also, your entering the text in the content includes field right? Reply 3 of 4 chucker Posts: 5,089member February 18, 2003 1:28PM The reason is simply that there is no Word filter. Reply 4 of 4 hledgard Posts: 264member February 18, 2003 4:30PM Thank you all !I did index Mac HD overnight. I checked, and it said it was indexed.Then I tried the Find.No Luck.Then I tried to index the folder.It would not index. Mac HD was also not indexed.They are word files. I will check into the filter.???Dr. L Sign In or Register to comment.