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stapp, Nov 5, 2010 #21 John Bull Registered Member Joined: Nov 22, 2009 Posts: 904 Location: London UK stapp said: Right-click the start button and choose properties, then click on the Bringing whale meat in to the EU 5 Favorite Letters Magnetic effect on AC circuits? I would like to avoid this if anyone can give me some direction or input. Click on the Change preferences link, then on the With Indexing Service link. his comment is here

yer not using that CC for downstairs are ya? This was a recent XP install (months) and I got a whole lot of updates all at once, but the search worked fine for quite a while until recently (weeks). No CC Steve, Have my finger on the trigger, but it`s a bit gloomy out there and the guy stumbling towards me looks a bit like my Platoon Sarge. it works really Comment by savina -- November 4, 2011 @ 15:42 hey thank you very much man its works fine , nice solution START — > RUN —> regsvr32 wshom.ocx https://www.cnet.com/forums/discussions/search-function-not-working-at-all-in-xp-222213/

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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. Please try again now or at a later time. Get the answer SUSOSASHMay 18, 2009, 12:12 AM Thanks Dear,It worked for me...

TrackBack URI Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Join them; it only takes a minute: Sign up Here's how it works: Anybody can ask a question Anybody can answer The best answers are voted up and rise to the ESET Internet Security 10 Antivirus is the best part of ESET Internet Security 10, but other components include an old-school ... Windows Search 4.0 For Windows Xp If you have the indexing enabled then you might have turned off the indexing service accidentally.

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. My Computer Search Option Not Working It has suddenly stopped working. When the command dialog window opens, type the following and press enter after each command which will prompt a confirmation box as being successful after each command regsvr32 urlmon.dll regsvr32 jscript.dll Get More Information No luck Steve.

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 Both do nothing when clicked (at all, not even an hour glass or anything). Comment by raj -- May 26, 2009 @ 21:15 | Reply this is really a Faboluss solution Comment by Tishna -- June 15, 2009 @ 18:16 | Reply in my computer The value in /2/ is different still, but has no colons.Is that anything?

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How do I get the last lines of dust into the dustpan? If you don't find a subkey named PersistentHandler, create one. How To Enable Search Option In Windows Xp Any idea on how to fix this? [Update] On my account it works (admin) and on another user (limited) it's not working. Search Function Not Working Windows Xp Suggestions Please!

dammit Steve, I`ve gone and shot my poor old Sarge for nothing. this content Almost like a trojan attack that doesn't want to be found...Does that sound likely or familiar to anyone??thanks... But after using Agent Ransack for several days, I have just clicked on my Windows XP Search Function icon and and now find it to have started back working just as Back to top Previous : Fix Corrupted Desktop Icons Windows Keyboard Shortcuts Next : By Neil J. Windows Xp Search Companion

Join our site today to ask your question. 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 Track this discussion and email me when there are updates If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and http://tekconceptllc.com/windows-xp/search-function-in-xp-not-working.php If even this does not, then I believe the last resort is to repair windows by re-installing winxp.

No mention you have all the service packs, scanned for spyware, if some trojans attacked the OS, etc.Let me be clear here. Proffitt Forum moderator / December 7, 2006 5:56 AM PST In reply to: Search function not working at all in XP http://www.theregister.co.uk/2002/04/11/winxp_search_assistant_silently_downloads/ notes a few other files as well as it So far nothing has worked and the only thing I have not yet tried was re-installing teh whole OS.

The Search function relies on an internal filter to find words; file types that don't have a defined filter won't be searched.

The system returned: (22) Invalid argument The remote host or network may be down. JAY Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - My last shot by phantazy / December 7, 2006 8:59 AM PST In reply to: Still no good I have a vague I have done absolutely nothing, so please somebody :- why should this function suddenly stop working and how can I get it to work again ? Repeat the procedure for any other file extensions you want included.

CNET's LG V20 Giveaway We are giving away two units of the new premium phone from LG that comes with Android Nougat and two rear cameras. 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.. Could u tell me the solution for opening User accounts in control panel. check over here Now c'mon, pull the trigger already!

GlobalForce, Nov 5, 2010 #10 CloneRanger Registered Member Joined: Jan 4, 2006 Posts: 4,833 @ John Bull Noticed this in one of your screenies I know several people who had their 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 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 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 ..

Hope this helps. I tried installing the srchasst file too, no luck.When I hit the search button in Explorer it pauses for a good 8 seconds like it's trying to find something and can't. It may actually be a policy being pushed out by the domain, but I won't know until the user logs back in. –Jeremy Mar 28 '13 at 19:38 add a comment| And just for humor sake I ran Hijackthis and checked my firewall settings and ran a virus scan after checking for new virus definitions.

IF the SEARCH function is at fault in any way, then nothing would work. I can open up an Explorer window and click the Search on the menu bar and bring up the program in that window. Rubenking Lead Analyst for Security Neil Rubenking served as vice president and president of the San Francisco PC User Group for three years when the IBM PC was brand new. The dog will be coughing and spluttering with cigar smoke and I`ll be admiring that new streamlined drag reducing walking frame the wife has bought me.

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