How to get search to work Tags: How To Windows XP Last response: September 18, 2012 9:30 PM in Windows XP Share morgro September 17, 2012 7:20:30 PM Hello, I am trying to fix a problem and am instructed to click on Search after the Start but Search does nor work. Is there a way of recoveriin it? More about : search work | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Chicano September 18, 2012 12:41:52 AM Download the Windows Search application http://windows-search.en.softonic.com/ 3rd party Search Utilities http://en.softonic.com/windows/search-utilities I have tried several search utilities and all of them are better than the search utility included in Windows XP. Some of the best search utilities I've used in order of preference: Copernic desktop search Super Finder Everything Locate32 File Seeker Index Your Files Instant File Name Search | Report abuse phredrik September 18, 2012 8:19:51 AM more info... what are you searching for? | Report abuse phredrik September 18, 2012 9:30:12 PM Quote:What search do you use? That's a big question, the above list is good but if you want regular windows search, start your indexing service in "services and applications" (x-1 works but its a huge program, also text finder is ok if your looking for really specific text) | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Windows XP>How to get search to work> Related ressources: ForumWindows XP Search button does not work ForumHow to search windows 7 iso file for usb ForumWindows search and indexing do not work in Windows 7 ForumHow to get a print of search results? ForumWin 7 search does not work correctly..help?? ForumHow to make Google my default Search Engine ForumHow does MYUO character search work now? ForumSearch Companion doesn't work ForumSearch from start menu does not work ForumSearch not working on D drive ForumStart| Search |Files and Folders Will NOT work Forumsearch "A word or phrase in the file" work only in certain.. ForumSearch doesn't work ForumIn windows 7, how to search filenames contain @ or $ or ^ ( without using cmd ) ForumSearch tool does not work ForumHello, how to search my lost nokia C5-03 mobile through internet system. is ther ForumGetting past administrative password ForumMy computer will not work ForumHow do I disable my shortcut keys? ForumHow do i adjust my scroll bar xp More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !