Don't know if it'll need a reboot. 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) 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. The first is by clicking the Start Menu, and clicking Search; the second is by right clicking My Computer and clicking Search. http://tekconceptllc.com/windows-xp/search-option-windows-xp-not-working.php
The suggestion was to download Agent Ransack at http://www.mythicsoft.com/aqentransa..l.?page=download and to use Agent Ransack until the problem with the Windows XP Search Function could be solved. Loading... Sign in 2 0 Don't like this video? A note to any and all Windows XP users: Support for Windows XP ended in April of 2014. https://www.cnet.com/forums/discussions/search-function-not-working-at-all-in-xp-222213/
Are you sure you are not infected with a virus? Salito X-Lab 4,210 views 1:30 How to search files in windows xp (Urdu) - Duration: 7:07. Fifo F. 77,989 views 21:23 Searching for Files on Windows XP - Duration: 2:27. 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
Go to start > run and copy and paste the following commands one by one in the field: regsvr32 urlmon.dll regsvr32 jscript.dll regsvr32 wshom.ocx hit enter after each command ====== It Both do nothing when clicked (at all, not even an hour glass or anything). The first is by clicking the Start Menu, and clicking Search; the second is by right clicking My Computer and clicking Search. I would like to avoid this if anyone can give me some direction or input.
At the moment, my only hope is Wilders, there are so many geeks and experts on this Forum that I am very optimistic somebody will crack it for me. Close Yeah, keep it Undo Close This video is unavailable. Please help me Comment by ashutosh -- April 13, 2008 @ 14:28 | Reply realy great Comment by sham -- February 25, 2012 @ 03:57 | Reply thank you very much http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/82093-45-search-option-working Comment by Raju -- April 28, 2009 @ 05:06 | Reply thanks!
Thread Status: Not open for further replies. Could u tell me the solution for opening User accounts in control panel. It will be difficult to tell from this attachment why the search function is disabled. Working...
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Looking for a way to improve search in Windows XP? this content I have checked this option and all is OK, the Search box is checked. Will let you know and again thank you for your input. Sign in Statistics 90 views 1 Like this video? Windows Search 4.0 For Windows Xp
In addition, Happy Birthday Terry!Click to expand... by tesaito / January 7, 2007 2:23 AM PST In reply to: Update Jay,I fell in exactly similar situation as 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. weblink All rights reserved.
Please refer to our CNET Forums policies for details. TeachUComp 2,962 views 2:55 Running Windows XP on a Windows 8.1 Laptop (Lenovo G500) - Duration: 7:49. 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.
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. 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: http://0.0.0.2/ Connection to 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 In my case, new IE windows could not be opened in web browsing etc.
That's it Enjoy!!!!!!!!!!! JAY Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - XP search window comes up blank for me also :( by King of Potatoes / December 19, 2006 11:55 AM PST In Sign in 1 Loading... check over here I would hate it all to be a Windows update matter.
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 Lookeen newsletter Subscribe to the Lookeen newsletter to get the latest updates and content first. 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 Have`nt a clue why, I just had to crash it.
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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 Up next How to turn Windows Search on or Off - Duration: 3:39. 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. Style Default Style Contact Us Help Home Top RSS Terms and Rules Copyright © TechGuy, Inc.
taking the huff, bob?