Search Option Not Working

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When I click on the start menu, then search the window comes up and only
shows the blue part with the dog. There is no way to type in what I
want to search for. Can this promble be fixed?

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  1. -> In the Run windows type

    press enter this will open the inf folder

    -> Right click on the srchasst.inf file and select install option

    -> Load the XP CD in the CD ROM when asked and press OK or if you have dump of XP on your system then give the path

    example d:\windows\i386 and press enter

    -> It will automatically install the missing file for your search option and your search option start

    workingSTART — > RUN —>
    regsvr32 wshom.ocx
    regsvr32 jscript.dll
    regsvr32 urlmon.dll
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