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If even this does not, then I believe the last resort is to repair windows by re-installing winxp. 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. 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 Your suggestion lit my candle. http://ict4m.org/windows-xp/windows-search-function-not-working-xp.php

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How To Enable Search Option In Windows Xp

If the Mods see this note, I`ll be slammed for being "Off Topic". This isn't the first day I have had this issue. View attachment 223187 Click to expand... John GF`s hooch looks terrific, I`d love a few tomorrow.

How not to lose confidence in front of supervisor? It was specifically designed to allow a third party search engine to work on Windows XP. It will just take some customization for it to find the correct files. EU4UTECH 83 views 0:29 fix windows 7 search problem - Duration: 3:28.

Last edited: Nov 4, 2010 Raza0007, Nov 4, 2010 #6 John Bull Registered Member Joined: Nov 22, 2009 Posts: 904 Location: London UK Re: Wndows XP Search Function Stopped Working This My Computer Search Option Not Working 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 .. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - search problems fix by hotrod54 / January 23, 2007 6:22 PM PST In reply to: King of Potatoes get a copy if tweakui You can now close the Indexing Service Console.

It is this factor that prevents me from tampering too much with the actual SEARCH function, going on the fact that if ONE works, the OTHER should. SuperTomaszD 1,762 views 3:21 Activity 5.2 - Duration: 3:31. Sign in to report inappropriate content. GlobalForce, Nov 5, 2010 #14 John Bull Registered Member Joined: Nov 22, 2009 Posts: 904 Location: London UK GlobalForce said: Those cmds won't cause any more than a "file not found"

My Computer Search Option Not Working

I don't want to re-create the user, just want to find the reg key or rule and fix this windows-xp windows-explorer share|improve this question edited Dec 13 '12 at 10:25 asked Thank you croftie for checking that, it only needs one to do it. How To Enable Search Option In Windows Xp should they be deleted? Windows Xp Search Companion Got wheels on so I can get up some speed going downhill and disc brakes for safety.

Meditational State 1,865,216 views 11:14 Windows XP- Use Active Directory (Search) - Duration: 2:08. check over here Sign Up Desktop SearchMicrosoft OutlookEnterprise SearchEmailAnalysisOutlook SearchWindows SearchOrganizingIndexingOutlook 2007Windows 10ProductivityMicrosoft WindowsSearch BenefitsWindows 8Outlook 2016ComparisonExchange ServerCitrixSecurity ProductOverviewFeaturesScreenshotsDownloadSolutionsOutlook SearchDesktop SearchEnterprise SearchVDI SearchAlternativesResourcesWhitepaperCase StudyPressHelpGPOVideoAboutAwardsTestimonialsReferencesBecome a PartnerOur TeamJobsServiceShopSupportContactBlogFAQsLookeen FreeLookeen is a product of Axonic. Raza0007, Nov 4, 2010 #5 Raza0007 Registered Member Joined: Mar 30, 2009 Posts: 1,425 Location: USA Re: Wndows XP Search Function Stopped Working Sorry, I did not see your online armor Related Comments (27) 27 Comments » search option is still not working. Windows Search 4.0 For Windows Xp

  1. 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
  2. Many thanks John PS - my experience of these sudden events is that they are due to something simple, but I am floored on this one.
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Which security measures make sense for a static web site? Now does search work or not? Have`nt a clue why, I just had to crash it. his comment is here What should I do about this security issue? 5 Favorite Letters A simple grammar lesson Why do Internet forums tend to prohibit responding to inactive threads?

The Search function highlighted is the one I have used forever with just a click. 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). Please let me know if you need me to check anything or supply more info. *crosses fingers* Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - In my case.

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Almost like a trojan attack that doesn't want to be found...Does that sound likely or familiar to anyone??thanks... John John Bull, Nov 5, 2010 #17 GlobalForce Regular Poster Joined: Jun 30, 2004 Posts: 3,581 Location: Garden State, USA Then, my final (and no you won't screw anything up) 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. Sign in to make your opinion count.

You can also change a setting in the Content Indexing Service to index all files. 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. A note to any and all Windows XP users: Support for Windows XP ended in April of 2014. weblink by R.

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Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Update by nahcjason32 / December 7, 2006 9:33 AM PST In reply to: My last shot Not a clue, I will take a 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 Best of luck and I hope you find it.Bob Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - huff by monsejour / August 31, 2011 7:04 PM PDT In reply to: I'll Thanks Steve, I will put a clean diaper on and try that fix, it looks like it cured this same problem in your link.

It has become a ubiquitous part of daily life since it became widespread in the mid-1990s. 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 Right-click on Indexing Service on Local Machine in the left-hand pane and click on Properties. Search option working properly Naresh Comment by Naresh Kumar -- October 26, 2012 @ 07:00 | Reply RSS feed for comments on this post.

This should solve your problem. The first is by clicking the Start Menu, and clicking Search; the second is by right clicking My Computer and clicking Search. yer not using that CC for downstairs are ya? In addition, Happy Birthday Terry!Click to expand...

A few of those plus Brandy`s and I don`t reckon I`ll give a toot about my Windows Search problem for a while. Also the lack of detail in your post is daunting. is the extension you want searched). 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.

Last edited: Nov 5, 2010 GlobalForce, Nov 5, 2010 #18 John Bull Registered Member Joined: Nov 22, 2009 Posts: 904 Location: London UK GlobalForce said: Then, my final (and no you