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Work Objects search is not working



Work object search is not working in developer portal (designer studio) and received below error while initiating indexing.

Error Messages

Steps to Reproduce

Initiate indexing from Search Landing page but it does not seem to function.

Root Cause

Work Index file got corrupted in the server while re-indexing.


Perform the following local-change steps:
  1. Shutdown the node
  2. Delete contents of the explicitIndex folder so that all indices can be rebuilt
  3. Delete the indexing node references from the pr_sys_statusnodes table. 
  4. Delete the PegaRULES_Extract_Marker.txt file on all nodes to remove any cached entries on the servers.
  5. Begin the rebuilding of Rules, Data & Work Indices.
  6. Click "Re-Index".

Published July 28, 2016 - Updated October 8, 2020

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