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The Search in Panel 2 (my post) works fine. If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post). Members 1 posts Posted 15 March 2009 - 11:28 PM If you are using Windows Search 4.0, go to Control Panel, click on "Add or Remove Programs," and uninstall Windows Search jyot March 30, 2011 at 8:28 pm Oh yeah! this contact form

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How To Enable Search Option In Windows Xp

Email check failed, please try again Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. %d bloggers like this: Jump to content @winmatrix Sign In Create Account Search Advanced Search Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Re: found the menu box by Tufenuf / January 8, 2007 7:40 AM PST In reply to: found the menu box King of Back on topic: Both working fine with all most recent Win Updates on XP SP3 for me, JB.Click to expand... 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

regsvr32 wshom.ocx regsvr32 jscript.dll regsvr32 urlmon.dll Back to top #7 cwppros cwppros My First Post! DePoy February 28, 2013 at 9:02 am Thanks for the good info. I didn't have to go any further after running the first 2 run commands for updating dll's. I wish all fixes were so quick and easy.This fix solved my problem: Fixing Windows XP Search Companion User Interface Vera August 7, 2010 at 3:36 am you helped me dodge

It fixed the problem right away - no issues! HELP HELP HELp BUMP Back to top Want to comment? Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. (LogOut/Change) You are Comment by Muzammal -- October 25, 2008 @ 04:13 | Reply Done it but still not working :'{ Comment by Abd -- March 20, 2009 @ 11:44 | Reply Your Search

I'm guessing that's what you mean.There's nothing about searching in there.There are things like expand My Documents, Scroll Programs, Show Small Icons in Start Menu, etc. You can fix this problem by registering a couple of system DLLs.If the Search Companion registration is broken, the Search window may be completely blank. GlobalForce, Nov 5, 2010 #16 John Bull Registered Member Joined: Nov 22, 2009 Posts: 904 Location: London UK GlobalForce said: Yes, we'll be nice. Read about it here and here(relevant to you).

My Computer Search Option Not Working

Whenever i click search , the pane comes up with just the puppy or merlin . I appreciate you taking the time to consider some answers. How To Enable Search Option In Windows Xp So I think it relates something with IE, and tried to re-install it.In my case, I just uninstall and re-install IE from "Windows component add & delete" panel, such that just Windows Xp Search Companion it worked well :) Renato April 3, 2013 at 9:11 pm Perfect!

I did notice however that a program cleaner validator.exe --> updater.exe keeps trying to run on your system. weblink Have`nt a clue why, I just had to crash it. It worked! Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Solution by andreazauli / January 21, 2007 6:24 AM PST In reply to: search window problem It's a problem of service registration.Try this Windows Search 4.0 For Windows Xp

  1. To do go to start/run and type below command one by one and this should work.
  2. 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
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  6. This is probably be 'not configured'.

Help Community Forum Software by IP.Board Sign In . . Thread Status: Not open for further replies. There’s still something you might be able to try. http://ict4m.org/windows-xp/windows-file-search-not-working-in-xp.php 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.

Member 3,470 posts Posted 16 March 2009 - 05:45 AM If you are using Windows Search 4.0, go to Control Panel, click on "Add or Remove Programs," and uninstall Windows Search After rebooting your computer, the old, familiar Windows search function will reappear. I would hate it all to be a Windows update matter.

IF the SEARCH function is at fault in any way, then nothing would work.

Thanks so much.Comments are closed.Random PostsWhy Is Windows Defender Running Alongside my Antivirus Program? (Limited Periodic Scanning) How to Track the Geolocation of Your Windows 10 Computer or Mobile Phone Using Login as Administrator or equivalent.2. it also corrected the "blank yahoo messenger text box" … AND "user menu" in control panel, which was also coming blank!I'm so happy… I would be dancing around in the room by R.

On the left hand pane right-click on Indexing Service on Local Machine, and select Properties. Back to top #10 Guest_ta10003_* Guest_ta10003_* Guest Posted 21 September 2009 - 08:50 PM You need to register below dll. So it cannot be Windows updates. his comment is here Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - menu box by tomron / January 8, 2007 7:11 AM PST In reply to: menu box Click on the advanced tab,you should see

My operating package is in my signature. 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. Improving the read more ... [Infographic] 10 Reasons Your VDI Implementation will Fail... ...and what you can do to fix it. 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

I did the whole recovery console and that also didn't work. And yes my PC is completley up to date, SP2 most recent service pack , I have a firewall and IDS as well and run frequent checks for malware and spyware. 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.. I tried removing it, then re-adding it, still no luck.?????

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