Project Server 2010/SP 2010: Search Service Application in SharePoint does not crawl PWA data

Problem: My customer discovered that they could not crawl any data from task list within the PWA site collection. I verified that the PWA site collection definitely was listed as a content source within the Search Service Application.

This list here:


Could not be found when searched upon because it was not being crawled:

Resolution: According to one of my colleagues, the official resolution is that this is fixed in Project Server 2013. He does, however, have a post on a workaround. WARNING: Use extreme caution when making changes to the registry!!