Rant over. Click on "View All" on the panel to your left. Ziga saysMay 25, 2010 at 12:03 pm For me, the only solution to the search problem (not displaying files in start) was to changeHKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\AdvancedStart_SearchFiles value from 0 to 1. Julianich Defrancisa saysJanuary 4, 2016 at 12:15 am Maybe you can use KrojamSoft FilesSearch Tool to fix your issue. weblink
It seems to have worked on my computer Tech Trix15 months ago Author Welcome Steve Forman15 months ago Worked great, but did have to reboot. Please rate this article using the scale below. For added protection, back up the registry before you modify it. But if this does not resolve your search issues, follow Step II below.
an alternative (www.lookeen.com) has bridged the time between the start of the weak performance and your problem solving.Tech Trix you did a good job ! Click “Try troubleshooting as an administrator”. This would be all NTFS formatted partitions or drives with a operating system installed on it (ex: C ) and the System Reserved partition are selected (checked) to be included in
C:\Users\Lawrence\Downloads\PhotoScape\SoftonicDownloader_for_photoscape.exe (PUP.OfferBundler.ST) -> No action taken. All other reg backups are ones I have done before making small changes to registry values when prompted and the most recent I can find is July18 2011. My search is working better than ever before :). Windows Search Service Not Running Windows 7 I do have a Repair disc that this HP computer prompted me to make when I bought it.
How can Microsoft make it so hard to just do a simple search? Windows Search Not Working Windows 10 ERROR The requested URL could not be retrieved The following error was encountered while trying to retrieve the URL: http://0.0.0.1/ Connection to 0.0.0.1 failed. Attached Files: Untitled.jpg File size: 18.3 KB Views: 102 Untitled1.jpg File size: 16.3 KB Views: 89 Macboatmaster, May 26, 2013 #6 plado Thread Starter Joined: Jul 16, 2004 Messages: 49 Now http://www.sevenforums.com/network-sharing/53626-see-more-results-search-link-broken.html Anonymous saysJanuary 11, 2011 at 6:47 am Interesting, this always seems to happen when I defragment my system.
I despair sometimes. Windows Cannot Find Search Query Bear in mind that some of the things that are in a folder brought over from XP are not actually in use so I could delete them. Satish saysNovember 19, 2012 at 3:52 pm It worked for me. Log in Forgotten Your Password?
I went to the Indexing options and Advanced and hooray the Rebuild button wasn't greyed out. have a peek at these guys Thanks for posting this! I used a solution that I happened to already have on my laptop on an exam. How idiotic. Windows 7 File Search Not Working
Alternatively, you can also rebuild the search Index. Does any organism use both photosynthesis and respiration? I set it going and it is still indexing now some 2 hours later and it's got to about 700,000 files and I have just paused it to come here and http://tekconceptllc.com/windows-7/search-results-not-working-windows-7.php Tried the registry fixes, running trouble shooter, creating new user, re-indexing, etc..
This will help ensure that this answer remains useful in the event the linked page goes is removed or goes offline. Windows 7 Search Not Finding Files Fingers crossed. -- Plado plado, May 26, 2013 #5 Macboatmaster Trusted Advisor Joined: Jan 14, 2010 Messages: 16,703 1. the directories you list.
Click here to join today! Click “Change How Windows Searches." A new window, “Indexing Options,” will open up. OMG tried everything was about to reinstall 7 when I tried this and worked instantly! Windows 7 Search Not Working At All I then tried doing a Windows 7 System Repair disc instead.
You can then arrange results by “Author," “Date Modified," “Tag,” or “Type." Indexing Takes TimeIt will take some time for Wndows to index all files in My Documents, Start Menu, and Once indexing is complete, close the window, hit the Start menu, and enter some keywords. my long days of sufferings have finally come to end. this content Press OK to numerous warnings.
Step II: Fixing Indexing Issues1. Cortana/Windows Search not working Search Engine not working solved windows search not working in Windows 7, solved Charms and windows button not working or use windows search, BSOD's, cannot reinstall graphics Maybe 1% of their users know how to do this. Took weeks to find this post!!!
They seem to forget that people work with computers, not just store pictures and music and get on facebook…Bring back the old style search engine, where I can limit the locations I've been having this problem, nothing would search, not even programs, not even categories in Control Panel. thanks. Advertisements do not imply our endorsement of that product or service.
None of those fixes worked. Anyhow your help has been invaluable and I am most grateful for that. aaalarkin2 years ago The "Rebuild" was what worked for my Windows 7. So I quite clearly need to rebuild.
Tech Trix21 months ago Author Welcome :) StefanS20 months ago Thanks a lot. You did well to find the simple solution of turning windows features on I was not aware of that. 2. It's windows 7 home premium 64bit. In the example pictures it uses the search bar to find the app it needs to open.
Well UnThreat haf done a good job when first scanning as it found about 25 items, a couple of which were trojans but no actual viruses as such back in April But I have tried troubleshooting and attempted to use REBUILD but that won't work as it just shows the Search Index is stopped and warns me it may take a long I'm really glad I found this before trying all kinds of complex stuff. It may help anyone else with similar problem to cure it.
C:\Users\Lawrence\Downloads\Switch for W7\SoftonicDownloader_for_switch.exe (PUP.OfferBundler.ST) -> No action taken. Thanks Plado plado, May 25, 2013 #1 Sponsor Macboatmaster Trusted Advisor Joined: Jan 14, 2010 Messages: 16,703 I do not know which hotfix you tried but if it was With so many complicated fixes and solutions why didnt microsoft know about this. A New Problem On My Windows 7 (Search Crashes 'see More Results Started by Toppyone , May 25 2013 02:38 PM Please log in to reply 2 replies to this topic