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Privacy Policy Ad Choice Terms of Use Mobile User Agreement cnet Reviews All Reviews Audio Cameras Laptops Phones Roadshow Smart Home Tablets TVs News All News Apple Crave Internet Microsoft Mobile Muhammad Shoaib 899 views 7:07 Windows XP - Use Search Companion - PC Operating Systems - Duration: 2:48. John PS - I want everybody to be kind to JB just for ONE day, it`s his Birthday on Saturday 6th November. The SEARCH shown on the Start panel 1 in my post is NOT working. his comment is here

If you continue browsing the site, you agree to the usage of cookies. I have uninstalled that Comodo cleaner with all it`s bits and pieces. by nahcjason32 / December 7, 2006 6:34 AM PST In reply to: No clues there. GlobalForce, Nov 5, 2010 #20 stapp Global Moderator Joined: Jan 12, 2006 Posts: 7,177 Location: England Right-click the start button and choose properties, then click on the 'customise' button opposite where https://www.cnet.com/forums/discussions/search-function-not-working-at-all-in-xp-222213/

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Close Yeah, keep it Undo Close This video is unavailable. The Search in Panel 2 (my post) works fine. Are you sure you are not infected with a virus? Autoplay When autoplay is enabled, a suggested video will automatically play next.

Last edited: Nov 5, 2010 GlobalForce, Nov 5, 2010 #23 crofttk Registered Member Joined: May 15, 2004 Posts: 1,976 Location: Eastern PA, USA GlobalForce said: Sounds OK (and quite funny) ta'me. Disruptive posting: Flaming or offending other usersIllegal activities: Promote cracked software, or other illegal contentOffensive: Sexually explicit or offensive languageSpam: Advertisements or commercial links Submit report Cancel report Track this discussion And furthermore, you will let us know of any COM+ errors in your event logs. Now c'mon, pull the trigger already!

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 Like this.::{e17d4fc0-5564-11d1-83f2-00a0c90dc849}See that \0\ zero directory near the end? It is so well-used that workers now spend 28% of business hours reading and writing emails. https://lookeen.com/blog/how-to-fix-windows-xp-search-problems 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.

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 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. Lookeen can help you out.You often read complaints about the computer freezing for a minute when someone tries to click on the search bar, and there are some that say the I would like to avoid this if anyone can give me some direction or input.

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Advertisement Rhmillerjr Thread Starter Joined: Nov 15, 2005 Messages: 8 For no apparent reason, the Search Function on my Dell Dimension 4300 Pentium 4 computer has stopped working in Windows Normal http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/82093-45-search-option-working 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 How To Enable Search Option In Windows Xp Notify me of new posts via email. Windows Xp Search Companion 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

TrackBack URI Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... this content A note to any and all Windows XP users: Support for Windows XP ended in April of 2014. Now does search work or not? 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 .. Windows Search 4.0 For Windows Xp

cdgngj11 (OLD) 343 views 1:07 Speed up ANY Computer/Laptop by 200% - Windows 7/8/Vista/XP (HD) - Duration: 11:14. I have checked all kinds of suggestions including REGEDIT proposals made on the net, but can find nothing wrong. 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.. http://tekconceptllc.com/windows-xp/search-in-windows-xp-not-working.php The Search function highlighted is the one I have used forever with just a click.

EU4UTECH 83 views 0:29 Free Windows XP video tutorial on searching Windows files - Duration: 9:51. It will be published on the blog as soon as we've approved it. I would like to avoid this if anyone can give me some direction or input.

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by R. So the prolem is something else Bob Rhmillerjr, Apr 10, 2007 #3 Joanyoung Joined: Jun 18, 2004 Messages: 1,122 try the following commands start/run regsvr32 urlmon.dll regsvr32 jscript.dll regsvr32 wshom.ocx I don`t know if it has always been there, but I want it back working on Panel 1. Rating: 5/5 from 16 votesLegal noticePrivacy Lookeen uses cookies in order to ensure the best possible experience.

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. 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 should they be deleted? check over here Thank you for helping us maintain CNET's great community.

Windows XP Search Not Working What happens if your search stops working completely? EDIT: It appears online armor has at least blocked the installation of windows search 4. 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. It will just take some customization for it to find the correct files.

This site is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. Sign in to make your opinion count. 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 This should solve your problem.

Panel 1 Panel 2 comes up when right clicking START>Open. Once the fix goes in, how to I get it out again if it all goes PLONK ? taking the huff, bob? 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.

SimpleK12 517 views 2:18 Using Windows Search Effectively - Duration: 4:29. If you have the indexing enabled then you might have turned off the indexing service accidentally. If you have the indexing enabled then you might have turned off the indexing service accidentally. Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post.

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