How to get search to work Tags: 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 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 phredrik September 18, 2012 8:19:51 AM more info... what are you searching for? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer 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) Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Windows XP Search button does not work Forum How to search windows 7 iso file for usb Forum Windows search and indexing do not work in Windows 7 Forum How to get a print of search results? Forum Win 7 search does not work correctly..help?? Forum How to make Google my default Search Engine Forum How does MYUO character search work now? Forum Search Companion doesn't work Forum Search from start menu does not work Forum Search not working on D drive Forum Start| Search |Files and Folders Will NOT work Forum search "A word or phrase in the file" work only in certain.. Forum Search doesn't work Forum In windows 7, how to search filenames contain @ or $ or ^ ( without using cmd ) Forum Search tool does not work Forum Hello, how to search my lost nokia C5-03 mobile through internet system. is ther Forum Getting past administrative password Forum My computer will not work Forum How do I disable my shortcut keys? Forum How do i adjust my scroll bar xp Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !