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    DeathtoToasters's Avatar
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    Jan 24, 2007
    How to Cancel current spotlight indexing
    I installed a new hard drive and spotlight is trying to index the new drive and I want to cancel it till I get home from work. It is slowing down my MBP while working, so I would rather do it while I sleep.

    But for the life of me, I cannot figure out how to cancel the current indexing....

    anyone know?

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    eric's Avatar
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    Nov 04, 2006
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    looks like you may just be able to go to system prefs > spotlight, then the privacy tab and add the drives to the list not to search.
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