Home > Windows Xp > Windows File Search Not Working In Xp

Windows File Search Not Working In Xp

Contents

John Last edited: Nov 5, 2010 John Bull, Nov 5, 2010 #12 GlobalForce Regular Poster Joined: Jun 30, 2004 Posts: 3,581 Location: Garden State, USA Takes a few seconds .. You can also download and install windows search for XP and see if it corrects your problem. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Jay by tomron / January 7, 2007 4:00 PM PST In reply to: Search function not working at all in XP Right click Say uh .. Source

I've scanned my PC with every AV product I can get my hands on for free and no luck there (which is actually kinda good...) The problem has been with me Go to Start then select Run Then type these in, hitting enter after each entry: regsvr32 wshom.ocx regsvr32 jscript.dll regsvr32 urlmon.dll Now just restart your PC. I will try GF`s suggestion in his last post, but I cannot help thinking that there is nothing wrong with the Windows SEARCH function. please please Comment by Arun -- September 30, 2009 @ 08:23 | Reply Hai kunaljain How to solve Svchost.exe application error or Microsoft.NET Framework An error occured Comment by Arun -- Bonuses

How To Enable Search Option In Windows Xp

by King of Potatoes / January 7, 2007 8:42 AM PST In reply to: My last shot OK I tried uninstalling all the updates installed after the initial XP install. Type %systemroot%\inf, and then click OKLocate the file named SRCHASST.INF, right-click and choose Install. The dog will be coughing and spluttering with cigar smoke and I`ll be admiring that new streamlined drag reducing walking frame the wife has bought me. Constant Contact Review Join.Me Review LiquidPlanner Review Microsoft Office 2016 Review Microsoft Office For Mac Review Microsoft Office 365 Review Vivantio Pro Review Wrike Review Zoho Projects Review Cameras & Photo/Video

  1. It was specifically designed to allow a third party search engine to work on Windows XP.
  2. I'm going to link your page to other sites, there are so many poor clueless people out there still searching for the right answer.
  3. Close the Indexing Service console.
  4. John Bull, Nov 5, 2010 #15 GlobalForce Regular Poster Joined: Jun 30, 2004 Posts: 3,581 Location: Garden State, USA Yes, we'll be nice.
  5. Does any organism use both photosynthesis and respiration?
  6. Please try again now or at a later time.
  7. by King of Potatoes / January 8, 2007 11:03 AM PST In reply to: Re: found the menu box I searched my registry for the vaue listed in post #7, and

XenForo style by Pixel Exit ▲ ▼ Close Home Product Overview Features Screenshots Solutions Outlook Search - Email Search - Exchange Server Search - Search Public Folders - Search PST files Now c'mon, pull the trigger already! safe search option: delete Registry.pol Can't find your answer ? Windows Search 4.0 For Windows Xp Click Start, Run.

Once the fix goes in, how to I get it out again if it all goes PLONK ? My Computer Search Option Not Working Now c'mon, pull the trigger already!Click to expand... by King of Potatoes / January 16, 2007 3:52 PM PST In reply to: found something?? ...it had 2 colons in front of it. http://www.wilderssecurity.com/threads/windows-xp-search-function-stopped-working.285992/ I have searched many forums and have tried the fixes such as registry keys; running (regsvr32 C:\WINDOWS\srchasst\srchui.dll); running sfc /scannow; kellys-korner help pages; etc..

You make my day. Do any languages use {woman} as the root for human? Thank you! Change the Default Windows XP Search Engine Although the Windows XP Search engine was much beloved, it isn’t the most powerful search tool out there, especially since there are quite a

My Computer Search Option Not Working

Back to square one.Click to expand... "Program can not be installed on this computer" It appears something major has occurred on your system. This isn't the first day I have had this issue. How To Enable Search Option In Windows Xp Last edited: Nov 5, 2010 GlobalForce, Nov 5, 2010 #23 crofttk Registered Member Joined: May 15, 2004 Posts: 1,976 Location: Eastern PA, USA GlobalForce said: Sounds OK (and quite funny) ta'me. Search Function Not Working Windows Xp This problem was driving me crazy!

srikanthivrclMar 14, 2010, 8:37 AM Thanks its working MuralidharanJun 3, 2010, 11:57 PM Quote: Your Search Option is not working dont worry just do this ...all your worries will be finished.START this contact form blog comments powered by Disqus //Most Popular Articles 7 Things Not to Buy Before Black Friday Everything Coming to Netflix in November What Is USB-C? Stay logged in Wilders Security Forums Forums > Software, Hardware and General Services > other software & services > Forums Forums Quick Links Search Forums Recent Activity Recent Posts Members Members Comment by raj -- May 26, 2009 @ 21:15 | Reply this is really a Faboluss solution Comment by Tishna -- June 15, 2009 @ 18:16 | Reply in my computer Windows Xp Search Companion

Discussions cover Windows 2003 Server, Windows installation, adding and removing programs, driver problems, crashes, upgrading, and other OS-related questions.Real-Time ActivityMy Tracked DiscussionsFAQsPoliciesModerators General discussion Search function not working at all in we there yet? Last edited: Nov 5, 2010 John Bull, Nov 5, 2010 #22 GlobalForce Regular Poster Joined: Jun 30, 2004 Posts: 3,581 Location: Garden State, USA What have we got here Terry, what have a peek here Or is it?

No notable problems on my system. If you have the indexing enabled then you might have turned off the indexing service accidentally. And also… wait-for-it….

Feedback?

I can open up an Explorer window and click the Search on the menu bar and bring up the program in that window. It worked. I had two problems today and this fixed both of them. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published.

Note that both of these techniques require that you first update your system to the Windows XP Service Pack 1. Back to square one. You are like my mini-God today! :D :D :D I tried the first 2 commands and my windows search worked like a charm! Check This Out dammit Steve, I`ve gone and shot my poor old Sarge for nothing.

All Rights Reserved Tom's Hardware Guide ™ Ad choices Kunaljain's Weblog January 16, 2008 If search option not working or get disabled inXP Filed under: XP Tweakers -- Kunal Jain @ When I click it, it does nothing. Comment by Stephen -- November 6, 2010 @ 12:12 | Reply hello kunal thank u very much yaar, its working for me gud one send me more different type of trouble Email check failed, please try again Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. %d bloggers like this: Skip to content WinhelponlineTroubleshooting Windows®, Tips & Tech Reviews Search Menu Windows 10Windows

TrackBack URI Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... by R.