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    How long before a disallowed page stops being indexed?


    We noticed recently that Google had indexed a page that we didn't want to be indexed. As a quick fix we added the page to the disallow list on our robots.txt file. I let Google know the file had been updated and it was refreshed in Search Console. My question is how long will it be before the page is no longer indexed? Or do I need to do anything else as well e.g. noindex the page?
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    It's nofollow and noindex, the different letters make a difference.
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    I didn't make a reference to nofollow, I'm talking about disallow in a robots file vs noindex as a meta tag.
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    I'm confused with your comment, I might be too high, but it's 7 to 14 days for google to update.
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    Just reread your title. lol it may take up to 6 months depending on where the link is from. (how popluar the linking site is)
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    In my opinion, there is no specific time to index or deindex the webpages by Search Engines. If you are making a request to de-index the particular webpage then it makes take 1 week or longer. Sometimes the request is considered in a short time of period but sometimes it may take too long. It all depends on the frequency and crawl rate that SE crawlers visit your website.

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