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When you try to run a query in Windows SharePoint Services 3.0, you intermittently receive the following error message:
However, all the search servers are actually available at that time.
Microsoft.Office.Server.Search.Query.SearchServiceNotFoundException: The search request was unable to connect to the Search Service.
Note This problem rarely occurs.
To resolve this problem, install the following hotfixes:
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/973409/ )Description of the Office SharePoint Server 2007 Cumulative Update Server Hotfix Package (Coreserver.msp): August 25, 2009
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/973410/ )Description of the Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 Cumulative Update Server Hotfix Package (Sts.msp): August 25, 2009