If it's considered irrelevant to ask to for details, I feel I must bow out. So I think it relates something with IE, and tried to re-install it.In my case, I just uninstall and re-install IE from "Windows component add & delete" panel, such that just Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - search problems fix by hotrod54 / January 23, 2007 6:22 PM PST In reply to: King of Potatoes get a copy if tweakui Sign Up Desktop SearchMicrosoft OutlookEnterprise SearchEmailAnalysisOutlook SearchWindows SearchOrganizingIndexingOutlook 2007Windows 10ProductivityMicrosoft WindowsSearch BenefitsWindows 8Outlook 2016ComparisonExchange ServerCitrixSecurity ProductOverviewFeaturesScreenshotsDownloadSolutionsOutlook SearchDesktop SearchEnterprise SearchVDI SearchAlternativesResourcesWhitepaperCase StudyPressHelpGPOVideoAboutAwardsTestimonialsReferencesBecome a PartnerOur TeamJobsServiceShopSupportContactBlogFAQsLookeen FreeLookeen is a product of Axonic. weblink
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Read about it here and here(relevant to you). I would like to avoid this if anyone can give me some direction or input. Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended. And yes my PC is completley up to date, SP2 most recent service pack , I have a firewall and IDS as well and run frequent checks for malware and spyware.
Britec09 809,201 views 9:11 How to Install Bluetooth on Win 7 - Duration: 16:22. Your search should now pick up relevant file types and names. Last edited: Nov 5, 2010 GlobalForce, Nov 5, 2010 #18 John Bull Registered Member Joined: Nov 22, 2009 Posts: 904 Location: London UK GlobalForce said: Then, my final (and no you Windows Search 4.0 For Windows Xp Locate the srchasst.inf file.
And just for humor sake I ran Hijackthis and checked my firewall settings and ran a virus scan after checking for new virus definitions. My Computer Search Option Not Working saved me having to reinstall windows after trying alot of things that I ahve never been in but did not see the options under propertie Helpful +3 Report Daniel Apr 20, Click Start, and then click Run. 2. Select Search from the Start menu.
If you continue browsing the site, you agree to the usage of cookies. I can't tell you the last time I had to worry about a virus on my machine. Modify the registry at your own risk. 1. Click OK. 4.
Any ideas? I cannot guarantee that these problems can be solved. How To Enable Search Option In Windows Xp in most case..it solved in above steps..when u receive the succeeded message in dialog box...in case If either of the files do not register as expected, or if you receive an Search Function Not Working Windows Xp actually i had same problem ...after that i solved ..n..
Should I delete the colons? http://johnfladung.net/windows-xp/search-for-xp-not-working.html Your cache administrator is webmaster. The Search function highlighted is the one I have used forever with just a click. In my case, new IE windows could not be opened in web browsing etc. Windows Xp Search Companion
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TheFrog View Public Profile Send a private message to TheFrog Find all posts by TheFrog #7 07-13-2007, 10:19 AM rameshreee Offline Registered User Join Date: May 2007 Posts: John Bull, Nov 5, 2010 #15 GlobalForce Regular Poster Joined: Jun 30, 2004 Posts: 3,581 Location: Garden State, USA Yes, we'll be nice. I have been pulling my hair out for a couple months now.
Back to the top Method 2: Edit the registry Warning Serious problems might occur if you modify the registry incorrectly by using Registry Editor or by using another method. Loading... I have checked all kinds of suggestions including REGEDIT proposals made on the net, but can find nothing wrong. So it cannot be Windows updates.
It was specifically designed to allow a third party search engine to work on Windows XP. No excuse for going AWOL. John Bull, Nov 5, 2010 #25 (You must log in or sign up to reply here.) Show Ignored Content Page 1 of 3 1 2 3 Next > Loading... this content There’s still something you might be able to try.
I have a probliem that in my start menu search option not appear. To do this, launch Regedit from the Start menu's Run dialog and navigate to the key HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\.??? (where .??? Updating with the latest service pack will allow Windows XP to search several dozen more file types. Panel 1 shows the panel that comes up when left clicking START.
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