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This > reinstalls the files that Search Companion uses.>> When you're prompted for the system files, insert your Windows XP CD, or > point to Windows\ServicePackFiles\i386 folder (if you've applied SP1 We hope this article has helped you and your Search option is now returned to normal. ~Rita Wood Tags: Start menu Search Option, Windows XP Search This entry was posted on Panel 2 Sorry about the 3rd image, it crept in uninvited, just ignore it. On the left hand pane right-click on Indexing Service on Local Machine, and select Properties. http://ict4m.org/windows-xp/windows-xp-shutdown-command-not-working.php

Comment by neeraj malpani -- September 22, 2009 @ 03:56 | Reply HI, THNKS FOR THE TIP, IT'S REALLY USEFUL, KI Comment by kiran ksk -- March 7, 2010 @ 12:46 Get the very best tech and computer help sent directly to your email every weekday! Similar Threads It's all Windows 10: Microsoft stops sales of Windows 7 Pro, Windows 8.1 to PC makers Mister X, Nov 2, 2016 Replies: 20 Views: 807 blacknight Nov 6, 2016 If you have the indexing enabled then you might have turned off the indexing service accidentally.

My Computer Search Option Not Working

How might I repair >>> Search? No options to search. Subscribe Love Worldstart? No notable problems on my system.

  • I downloaded it, run it and after a promising start by the wizard, it said "This program cannot be installed on this computer".
  • Then click OK.
  • Indeed, as Elvandil stated, I do find it to be a better search engine than the Widnows XP Search Function.
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  • how about the /1/ and /2/...
  • Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - King of Potatoes by tomron / January 8, 2007 6:09 AM PST In reply to: still not working, a little confused.

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 TrackBack URI Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... 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. That lager better be sumpthin good!

Here’s what you need to do to change the Indexing Settings in Windows XP: Choose Search from your Start Menu Then select the link to Change Preferences Then click on With Improving the read more ... [Infographic] 10 Reasons Your VDI Implementation will Fail... ...and what you can do to fix it. Comment by Raju -- April 28, 2009 @ 05:06 | Reply thanks! crofttk, Nov 5, 2010 #24 John Bull Registered Member Joined: Nov 22, 2009 Posts: 904 Location: London UK crofttk said: Hehe, definitely good, but definitely NOT a lager.

If you have anything else I would love to attempt it as I am still stuck with the problem.On another note, the Search function is not completely missing and not working John Bukowski, via Ramesh - PCBanter. The Taskbar and Start Menu Properties dialog box opens. How might I repair > Search?

Search Function Not Working Windows Xp

No Go Since search runs through wshshell when using a VBscript I decided it was probably an explorer or shell32 issue. BSOD page fault in non paged area,... » Site Navigation » Forum> User CP> FAQ> Support.Me> Steam Error 118>> Trusteer Endpoint Protection All times are GMT -7. My Computer Search Option Not Working Internet speeds drop daily for 4... Windows Xp Search Companion Have`nt a clue why, I just had to crash it.

So for now its either custon text button & no search or boring 'start' and search Not sure if this is just me anyone know a way to have both? http://ict4m.org/windows-xp/windows-xp-sp3-search-not-working.php I tried removing it, then re-adding it, still no luck.????? Thanks Steve, I will put a clean diaper on and try that fix, it looks like it cured this same problem in your link. I did notice however that a program cleaner validator.exe --> updater.exe keeps trying to run on your system. Windows Search 4.0 For Windows Xp

Style Default Style Contact Us Help Home Top RSS Terms and Rules Copyright © TechGuy, Inc. Just tried to use it yet again and it is not working - click - nothing happens. 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. http://ict4m.org/windows-xp/windows-xp-search-bar-not-working.php Log on to the computer by using an account with administrator >> permissions.>> 2.

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 did exactly what was said, hit OK (not ENTER) after each one, each time a panel said it was successful, I rebooted and tried Search (Panel 1 in my post). THANKS hwllykent April 12, 2011 at 4:28 pm Yep, worked like a charm you clever clever person you!

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.

how about the /1/ and /2/... When you go to right click on start>properties>start menu tab>customize>advance tab>in the start menu items box,scroll down to search,is it there.Tom Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - menu box Tom's Hardware Around the World Tom's Hardware Around the World Denmark Norway Finland Russia France Turkey Germany UK Italy USA Subscribe to Tom's Hardware Search the site Ok About Tom's Hardware When I go to START and click on Search, the computer freezes up momentarily (30 seconds to 1 minute) and then unfreezes; but the Search window never comes up.

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.. Ask ! But no search functions> or options. weblink Show Ignored Content As Seen On Welcome to Tech Support Guy!

SJ August 24, 2010 at 8:32 am Thank you so much. If it's considered irrelevant to ask to for details, I feel I must bow out. Many of these deals are exclusively for our Daily Deals newsletter subscribers and can't be found with our regular specials. Much faster than "Search." Free, too.> AnonymousAug 4, 2005, 9:50 PM Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.general (More info?)You're welcome Greg -- Ramesh, Windows XP MVPhttp://windowsxp.mvps.org"Redbeard" wrote in message news:[email protected]> Thank you

Locate the Srchasst.inf file.4. How might I> repair Search?