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I am using SharePoint 2010 Foundation and I have a prolem with the search on there. Everytime I search for something I get the response of The search request was unable to connect to the Search Service.

I have spent alot of time looking at this and I cannot seem to see what is causing the issue. The SharePoint Foundation Search service is started but there are no services listed on the server for search other than the 'Help Search'.

Also, if I look into my content databases under the 'Manage Database Upgrade Status' it telling me that the database is too old...

Could anyone point me in the right direction as to how to resolve these issues as it is sending me mad!!

Many Thanks in advance... Luke

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Is this a recently upgraded farm? – Dave Wise Dec 21 '11 at 15:29
@DaveWise - yes, it was recently upgraded. It is a single server farm and was upgraded from WSS3.0 to SP2010 with SP1. Cheers, Luke – Luke Dec 22 '11 at 17:02

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