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any Luck yet Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Search Option is not working........in Windows XP by g_raju_21 / April 27, 2009 4:57 PM PDT In reply to: still Your suggestion lit my candle. taking the huff, bob? It will be published on the blog as soon as we've approved it. http://stickersweb.com/windows-xp/window-search-not-working-xp.php

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. So far nothing has worked and the only thing I have not yet tried was re-installing teh whole OS. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - bump!! Two easy steps and it was fixed. https://www.cnet.com/forums/discussions/search-function-not-working-at-all-in-xp-222213/

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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. 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 Somebody loaded about 40 all at once after a re-install and this happened, and the solution was to uninstall one by one until it was fixed.

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from ABRA, Philippines. My Computer Search Option Not Working I have the file called srchasst.inf but i t Search Option Not Working My search option under my start menu will not work. If you're new to Tech Support Guy, we highly recommend that you visit our Guide for New Members. https://lookeen.com/blog/how-to-fix-windows-xp-search-problems Like this.::{e17d4fc0-5564-11d1-83f2-00a0c90dc849}See that \0\ zero directory near the end?

Thank you! Can I just bounce one on you, this seems crucial and I do not understand it at all. 1. Login as Administrator or equivalent.2. 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...

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My Computer Search Option Not Working

You can also download and install windows search for XP and see if it corrects your problem. http://www.wilderssecurity.com/threads/windows-xp-search-function-stopped-working.285992/ nfixitonline 54,155 views 2:44 Windows XP- Use Active Directory (Search) - Duration: 2:08. How To Enable Search Option In Windows Xp Related Resources Search option in xp not working Why is my search option not working? Search Option Not Working In Windows Xp John GF`s hooch looks terrific, I`d love a few tomorrow.

but when i log in administrator it will work Comment by Kedar -- May 19, 2009 @ 07:30 | Reply when i use search option for searching any data present on useful reference 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 Bruce July 26, 2012 at 3:45 am Solved my Search Companion problem exactly as advertised. Note that the file extension (.INF) is not shown in Windows Explorer unless the Hide extensions for known file types setting is disabled in Control Panel / Folder Options / View Windows Xp Search Companion

Say uh .. beyourownit 1,626 views 4:29 Windows XP - Understand Search Companion - PC Operating Systems - Duration: 2:18. Page 1 of 3 1 2 3 Next > John Bull Registered Member Joined: Nov 22, 2009 Posts: 904 Location: London UK I use Windows XP Search Function : START>SEARCH very http://stickersweb.com/windows-xp/window-search-not-working-in-xp.php Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More...

DePoy February 28, 2013 at 9:02 am Thanks for the good info. This should fix your Windows XP search problems. If even this does not, then I believe the last resort is to repair windows by re-installing winxp.

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baghul 14,032 views 9:51 Agent Animated Characters Showcase - Rover The Dog - Duration: 2:35. Autoplay When autoplay is enabled, a suggested video will automatically play next. Why not try using this function "sfc /scannow" and see if it corrects your problem. Locate the srchasst.inf file.

Facebook Twitter Google+ YouTube LinkedIn Tumblr Pinterest Newsletters RSS ERROR The requested URL could not be retrieved The following error was encountered while trying to retrieve the URL: Connection to I did the whole recovery console and that also didn't work. Nothing happened. get redirected here Loading...

Have`nt a clue why, I just had to crash it. Note that the above fixes don't help resolve search index related issues.Share this article on: FacebookTwitterRedditWhatsAppGoogle+BufferLinkedInPin ItAbout the authorRamesh Srinivasan is passionate about Microsoft technologies, and has a vast experience in Start Menu, Search, Settings, Edge, Cortana, etc. It is a panel I never use and the Search is shown in the Toolbar.

Ask ! Read about it here and here(relevant to you). 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 Flag Permalink This was helpful (1) Collapse - any luck yet?

TrackBack URI Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... It is so well-used that workers now spend 28% of business hours reading and writing emails. I tried the fixes above and still have the problem. 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.

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