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[Resolved] HELP - Lost Search Feature In XP


i'll give it a try. I have been pulling my hair out for a couple months now. I did an unrestore.Anyone who has had this problem... Helpful +2 Report CrazedPC Dec 22, 2008 at 11:25 PM Thank you for the FIX. this content

Loading... 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.. Subscription to our website is free. Note - If you have the XP CD, i suggest reading Microsoft's official solution on How to Recover a corrupted registry that prevents Windows XP from starting as this may be https://forums.techguy.org/threads/resolved-help-lost-search-feature-in-xp.266434/

Windows Xp Search Not Working

That did the trick. I thought for sure . Thank you anhtrung Credits goes to that guy Part 1: 1. Click ‘Try Ubuntu' Step three - locating the System32/config folder Navigate to Windows/System32/Config folder Use the built-in file browser to navigate to the location of WINDOWS on the hard drive.

Report Jump- Aug 12, 2009 at 12:21 AM IThe MicroSoft XP CD clearly shows the file as explorer.exe - no capital. When I used the other ones, it tried to boot to Windows home, then I chose XP. Similar Threads - [Resolved] HELP Lost Solved Upgrading Windows XP to Windows 7 - Help Please? Malwarebytes Thank you for helping us maintain CNET's great community.

all fixed and back to normal. How To Enable Search Option In Windows Xp It worked like a charm. In the registry editor, navigate to the following Key. http://www.winhelponline.com/blog/fix-xp-search-companion-blank-window/ Simonewww.nineoneseven.com Related Resources Windows 7 Explorer Toolbar Missing Windows Explorer Toolbar Missing Windows 7 Explorer Toolbar Missing Windows 7 Explorer Toolbar Missing Http://www tomshardware com/forum/117914-45-windows-explorer-toolbar-missing Can't find your answer ?

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 locu5t replied Jan 31, 2017 at 9:28 PM Loading... If your computer boots normally and can bypass the .dll errors and still operate Windows, you can continue following the steps below. So simple the way you got it done!

How To Enable Search Option In Windows Xp

If running through these steps you encounter the same issues to resolve your .dll errors, we suggest you erase everything and reinstall Windows. Right click this value and select Delete. Windows Xp Search Not Working I know I can just open task manager and run explorer.exe, but it just bugs me to have to do that !) and I guess I'll quit trying to fix this My Computer Search Option Not Working If this resolves your .dll error message and you want remove the program again, make sure that you click "No" or "No to all" during the uninstall process.

If you put in the original CD, go to setup, and there you should be able to select a full install or a 'repair' option." Jan from Australia sent me an news This has bothered me for weeks so I have avoided using my laptop and used hubby's pc instead. It will help others find this content. And it renamed and also encrypted various windows operating system files, etc. Windows Xp Search Companion

by splinebender / April 29, 2011 3:17 AM PDT In reply to: Search Option is not working........in Windows XP Thank you for making this easy. You make my day. mickysoft Col. have a peek at these guys It has been going on for quite some time.

See more Taskbar and Icons disappearing on XP Can i launch new windows xp when the ctrl alt del cant restore my desktop icons and taskbar. It worked. In that reg entry you may not have noticed that "explorer" is spelt is spelt with a capital "E" but when you run taskmngr and try to start a process, it

Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - updates not the issue? - maybe a trojan?

Hearing that its helping folks like yourself out means it was worth it! Otherwise you'll have to try and get hold of the XP CD and use the recovery console. Bruce July 26, 2012 at 3:45 am Solved my Search Companion problem exactly as advertised. Thank You so much!

Hads the same kernal problem with UBUNTU. Thanks for your guidance, you are a champion! Please let me know if you need me to check anything or supply more info. *crosses fingers* Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - In my case. check my blog At one point system recovery from an earlier date cured the problem, but as soon as I switched off and re-booted the problem returned.

I thought I had a very simple idea, though, and I don't know why it did not work. If it has, then please please don't forget to show your appreciation by Tweeting, Liking, leaving a comment, sharing or linking to this page. although i just get the idea about system volume information folder where i can find the backup file and do the copy & paste in \windows\system32\config… i did not use USB Also the lack of detail in your post is daunting.