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Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More... Subscribe to my email newsletter & receive updates right in your inbox. Thanks againJAY Discussion is locked Flag Permalink You are posting a reply to: Search function not working at all in XP The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited. Jt April 2, 2013 at 1:18 pm Thank you very much! http://ict4m.org/windows-xp/windows-file-search-not-working-in-xp.php

Thanks Again! It will be difficult to tell from this attachment why the search function is disabled. it worked well :) Renato April 3, 2013 at 9:11 pm Perfect! JAY Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - My last shot by phantazy / December 7, 2006 8:59 AM PST In reply to: Still no good I have a vague

Windows Xp Search Not Working

Would this be considered as plagiarism? From my testing, it seems to work well, but I have seen some articles saying that even this doesn’t fix the issue. Do you know a good resources for more of these kinds of Tips and Tricks for administrators? Start Menu, Search, Settings, Edge, Cortana, etc.

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  • try enabling this option, restarting, then disabling and see if that works –user13267 Dec 13 '12 at 12:06 you gave me an idea where to look, so i'm gonna
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the cheap assholes want to make you buy computers without data storage or proper search function to save on manufacturing costs as well as track everything and everyone. It can find 2,000 things from around the world that I don't want, but not the file I saved 2 minutes ago. sting_32Jun 13, 2009, 7:29 PM START -- > RUN --->regsvr32 wshom.ocxregsvr32 jscript.dllregsvr32 urlmon.dllAlso, you had to restart PC to make it work.That't it Enjoy!!!!!!!!!!!!!Oh dear... Search Option Not Working In Windows Xp jyot March 30, 2011 at 8:28 pm Oh yeah!

Don't know if it'll need a reboot. by King of Potatoes / January 8, 2007 4:12 AM PST In reply to: Jay >Right click on start menu>properties>start menu tab>customize>advance>is the search box checked?Did you mean right click on Just make a new account on your computer and it will work… then curse Microsoft for not providing a proper fix for it. I turned off indexing on that folder and bingo the files are found.

John Bukowski, via Ramesh - PCBanter. Windows Search 4.0 For Windows Xp You can also download and install windows search for XP and see if it corrects your problem. IF the SEARCH function is at fault in any way, then nothing would work. Thank you!

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Roger Says: May 15th, 2016 at 10:52 pm Thank you, thank you, thank you! I tried installing the srchasst file too, no luck.When I hit the search button in Explorer it pauses for a good 8 seconds like it's trying to find something and can't. Windows Xp Search Not Working Any idea on how to fix this? [Update] On my account it works (admin) and on another user (limited) it's not working. My Computer Search Option Not Working I don`t know if it has always been there, but I want it back working on Panel 1.

Back to square one. weblink I navigate to a folder in the pictures folder. i am right Says: April 12th, 2015 at 5:40 pm the reason the search function doesnt work on computers lately is so you will be forced to save your data into 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 Windows Xp Search Companion

These work well (or better) that windows explorer and offer some advanced features, but the explorer search option is pretty convenient for standard stuff. The first is by clicking the Start Menu, and clicking Search; the second is by right clicking My Computer and clicking Search. Raza0007, Nov 5, 2010 #9 GlobalForce Regular Poster Joined: Jun 30, 2004 Posts: 3,581 Location: Garden State, USA Re: Wndows XP Search Function Stopped Working "If the previous linked articles and navigate here PinkFluid Says: November 11th, 2015 at 6:57 am ...

GlobalForce, Nov 5, 2010 #8 Raza0007 Registered Member Joined: Mar 30, 2009 Posts: 1,425 Location: USA Re: Wndows XP Search Function Stopped Working John, If the previous linked articles and solutions I tried the fixes above and still have the problem. Home About us SUBSCRIBE TO LAPTOP Copyright © All Rights Reserved.

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before the two to four character extension. andrianto September 27, 2011 at 8:27 pm this is the best…SOLVE my Probem on Win Xp Sp3..grreat thanks jeevitha July 2, 2011 at 11:31 am OMG .. My lager is 9.0 % abv - 500 ml tin, a UK Scottish brew named Tennent`s. The following searches return nothing: 13 *13* *13*.JPG I*13* *G*13* *G_*013* This returns OTHER image files, each one with names like "IMG_013*", but NOT IMG_0013.JPG: *013* I*013* IMG_*013* So what's going

there's also a /1/ and a /2/ and the value for the /1/ is different and also has 2 colons in front of it. Alternatives The alternative to changing this behavior is to use the command line utilities to do your searches. In addition, Happy Birthday Terry! his comment is here It may actually be a policy being pushed out by the domain, but I won't know until the user logs back in. –Jeremy Mar 28 '13 at 19:38 add a comment|

what were they thinking? John John Bull, Nov 5, 2010 #19 GlobalForce Regular Poster Joined: Jun 30, 2004 Posts: 3,581 Location: Garden State, USA Sounds OK (and quite funny) ta'me. All Rights Reserved Tom's Hardware Guide ™ Ad choices Skip to content WinhelponlineTroubleshooting Windows®, Tips & Tech Reviews Search Menu Windows 10Windows 8Windows 7Microsoft EdgeMore…Windows VistaWindows XPInternet ExplorerGeneralSearchFix Windows XP Search If you have the indexing enabled then you might have turned off the indexing service accidentally.

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