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Loading... yer not using that CC for downstairs are ya? I downloaded it, run it and after a promising start by the wizard, it said "This program cannot be installed on this computer". 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 http://powerglobaldesigns.com/windows-xp/windows-search-function-not-working-xp.html

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). You can also change a setting in the Content Indexing Service to index all files. No, create an account now. Sign in to report inappropriate content.

How To Enable Search Option In Windows Xp

If you want better search capabilities but really don’t want to update your Windows version, then your best bet would be to download a third party search engine. 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 Page 1 of 3 1 2 3 Next > John Bull Registered Member Joined: Nov 22, 2009 Posts: 904 Location: London UK I use Windows XP Search Function : START>SEARCH very Here are some things you can try to fix your Windows XP search problems.

I've scanned my PC with every AV product I can get my hands on for free and no luck there (which is actually kinda good...) The problem has been with me It is so well-used that workers now spend 28% of business hours reading and writing emails. Select Search from the Start menu. how about the /1/ and /2/...

EU4UTECH 83 views 0:29 fix windows 7 search problem - Duration: 3:28. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - updates not the issue? - maybe a trojan? And just for humor sake I ran Hijackthis and checked my firewall settings and ran a virus scan after checking for new virus definitions. Your suggestion lit my candle.

And furthermore, you will let us know of any COM+ errors in your event logs. After installation is complete you can re-enable Online Armor. by R. 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.

My Computer Search Option Not Working

You'll need your XP CD or the files from the I386 folder. (This fix will require you to have your Win XP CD).phantazy Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - I downloaded it, run it and after a promising start by the wizard, it said "This program cannot be installed on this computer". How To Enable Search Option In Windows Xp On the Generation tab, check the box Index files with unknown extensions and click on OK. Windows Xp Search Companion 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...

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 news Similar Threads It's all Windows 10: Microsoft stops sales of Windows 7 Pro, Windows 8.1 to PC makers Mister X, Nov 2, 2016 Replies: 20 Views: 806 blacknight Nov 6, 2016 A-OneTutors 140 views 5:05 How to find or fix errors in windows using the chkdsk tool - Duration: 2:44. can anybody help me out???? Windows Search 4.0 For Windows Xp

GlobalForce, Nov 5, 2010 #14 John Bull Registered Member Joined: Nov 22, 2009 Posts: 904 Location: London UK GlobalForce said: Those cmds won't cause any more than a "file not found" Now that most of us firewall off such it's too possible that we can break this. It has been going on for quite some time. have a peek at these guys Don't know if it'll need a reboot.

Can you see anything on my OA Keylogger blockages that may have caused trouble :- Last edited: Nov 4, 2010 John Bull, Nov 4, 2010 #4 Raza0007 Registered Member Joined: Please try again now or at a later time. Locate the srchasst.inf file.

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crofttk, Nov 5, 2010 #24 John Bull Registered Member Joined: Nov 22, 2009 Posts: 904 Location: London UK crofttk said: Hehe, definitely good, but definitely NOT a lager. How not to lose confidence in front of supervisor? Dear Stapp - thank you for posting. check my blog 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

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tjisgnarly 19,393 views 2:08 How to turn Windows Search on or Off - Duration: 3:39. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - I'll bow out. Last edited: Nov 5, 2010 John Bull, Nov 5, 2010 #22 GlobalForce Regular Poster Joined: Jun 30, 2004 Posts: 3,581 Location: Garden State, USA What have we got here Terry, what SimpleK12 517 views 2:18 Loading more suggestions...

Watch Queue Queue __count__/__total__ Find out whyClose Windows XP Search Fix Jon Jaques SubscribeSubscribedUnsubscribe77 Loading... Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Re: found the menu box by Tufenuf / January 8, 2007 7:40 AM PST In reply to: found the menu box King of Click on the Change preferences link, then on the With Indexing Service link. 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

Please refer to our CNET Forums policies for details. by King of Potatoes / January 16, 2007 3:52 PM PST In reply to: found something?? ...it had 2 colons in front of it. Repeat the procedure for any other file extensions you want included.